Sounds of my Writings: Being Conceited
You can not judge the world and those around you by simple human standards. It is important that you do not allow your spiritual lenses to be fogged by a judge-mental spirit.
The error of the Pharisees was not that they didn’t love God. I would vouch that they were painfully jealous to the point of violence. But rather, their error was found in a critical, judgemental, and conceited spirit. They were blinded by their own human standards and interpretation of scripture.
Don’t be conceited, let us not be pharisaic and miss the grace of God.
13When they saw the courage of Peter and John and realized that they were unschooled, ordinary men, they were astonished and they took note that these men had been with Jesus.
14But since they could see the man who had been healed standing there with them, there was nothing they could say.