(To access the bookmark download the PDF version.) Proud people focus on the failures of others. Broken people are overwhelmed with a sense of their own. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Brokenness: The Heart God Revives | Every great movement of God is preceded by a season of humility and repentance. Do you wonder why God seems so far away? It may be that your heart needs to be broken.

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Sep 15, Rachel rated it really liked it. Proud people desire to be known as a success. When we each took turns to brokennrss each line Broken people are not preoccupied with what others think of them. Proud people are quick to blame others Broken people accept responsibility and can acknowledge where they are wrong in thee situation Broksnness highly recommend this book, however I can see that if I had read it in the past, I may not have gotten much out of it without my experience of brokenness.

When we are in absolute surrender to the Sovereignty of God. Broken people are self-denying and self sacrificing. Proud people are especially prone to criticize those in positions of authority- their pastor, their boss,their husband, their parents- and they talk to others about the faults they see.

Broken people are humbled by how very much they have to learn.

Proud people are remorseful over te sin- sorry that they got caught or found out Broken people are truly repentant over their sin, and the evidences of their repentance are that they forsake the sin. We must be willing to die to our own self-interest, die to our own reputation, die to our own rights, die to our own ways of doing things, die to our own comforts, convenience, hopes, dreams and aspirations. Wolgemuth personally knew, but also from many events and people in Scriptures.


Feb 08, Elizabeth Johnson rated it really liked it Shelves: Assistant pastor at Christ Methodist Church.

Brokenness: The Heart God Revives by Nancy Leigh DeMoss

Like much most revivalist writings, the American revivals are wrapped in so much nestalgia and the experiences of that period are lifted up to a biblical norm. Proud people are unapproachable or defensive when corrected. It has forced me to deal with every pitfall in my life that I can find and move towards another step closer to God. Jesus said “blessed are the poor in spirit for theirs is the kingdom of Heaven. Proud people are remorseful over their sin- sorry that they heatr caught or found out.

This book gives many examples of biblical figures who made mistakes doing things their way before sub I really loved this book and I think it is much needed in the church.

Proud people keep others at arm’s length. They are more concerned about how their sin has grieved and dishonored God than about the problems it has created in their lives. Proud people desire to be served- they want life to revolve around them and their own needs.

Read this book its powerful. Therefore until a man is nothing, God can make nothing out of him.

Proud people want to be sure that no one finds out when they have sinned; their instinct is to cover up. They are not presented in a limited way, but rather, principles are given so that the reader can I first read this book about six headt ago, and it was very good then. Proud people don’t think they need revival, but they are sure everyone else does.

Brokenness: The Heart God Revives

Proud people have a hard time saying, “I was wrong; will you please forgive me? Proud people find it difficult to discuss their spiritual needs with others. That might sound odd, but this book explains the process by which I arrived where God has me today. But it takes a rveives. Sometimes to easy to read through it but it will let you think about your pride, so often we don’t notice how proud we are on ourselves This book gives many examples of biblical figures who made mistakes doing things their way before submitting to God.


After reading all this, we were given some time with God alone to confess our sins and pray.

You can have joy in true Brokenness. Proud people have a critical, faultfinding spirit. Proud people claim rights and have a demanding spirit Broken people yield their rights and have a meek spirit 8.

After experiencing a time of great brokenness and growth about a decade ago, I almost longed for it again during a spiritually dry season years later. They are disturbed over the problems caused by their sin — for example, the financial bondage created by their overspending, or the problems in their marriage that have resulted from selfishness and immoral choices Broken people are grieved over the cause, the root of their sin.

Proud people try to control the people and circumstances around them — they are prone to manipulate Broken people revivrs in God — they rest in Him and are able to wait for Him to act on their behalf Today during crusade SM meeting, Irene shared with us a very insightful message from an excerpt from a book and a video sermon base on brokenness by Nancy Leigh Demoss Jan 25, Aaron Downs rated it liked it.

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