Matt 23:12 (KJV) “And whosoever shall exalt himself shall be abased; and he that shall humble himself shall be exalted.”
The Church of Sardis Rev 3:1-6
Rev 3:2-3 (KJV) “Be watchful, and strengthen the things which remain (stand firm/stay in your position), that are ready to die: for I have not found thy works perfect before God. (3) Remember therefore how thou hast received and heard, and hold fast (embrace who God is), and repent. If therefore thou shalt not watch (stand guard), I will come on thee as a thief, and thou shalt not know what hour I will come upon thee. “
Rev 3:5 (KJV) “He that overcometh, the same shall be clothed in white raiment; and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels. “
Humility in sovereignty submits to God first.
(If you missed the explanation for the change in format, please read “Finals…Sovereignty Week” for a better understanding as to reason behind the deep content.)