First Mennonite Morton

Wednesday in the Word

Wednesday in the Word

Our Greatest Obstacle

Speaker
Aaron Yoder
Scripture
Romans 12:3
Keywords
Pride
In the context of Christian community, pride must be addressed because it always obstructs relationships – between self and others and between self and God.
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