Patricia Hofer

Christian experience

The ever-flowing waters of Christ’s forgiveness

ONE WHO KNOWS EVERYTHING AT TIMES DRAWS WATER WITH A BASKET. This comes from the Igbo, an ethnic group found chiefly in Nigeria. Although such prideful knowing finds its way into all areas of life, it causes huge problems for  Christian believers.

When we grow up in a particular denomination or when our adult conversion turns into zeal, our knowing that we know  becomes “Spiritual Pride.” That’s what CS Lewis calls it. We… Continue reading