It takes great strength to humble yourself to access the power of self-control, a slice of the fruit of spirit (Galatians 5:22-23). Therefore, I chose to keep a calm demeanor, walk away from the situation, and say nothing else. When I did, I realized that God had done a great work in me. It was through the testing of my faith that God showed me I was not so weak after all. In fact, it is usually the person that acts out of character that is weak more than the person that shows self-control and humility. So, humility is not for wimps. It is for those that know where their true strength resides…in God.
Twanna House is the wife of Apostle-Designate Derian A. House and the Elect-Lady of Alabaster Box Christian Ministries in Pensacola, FL. She is the mother of three children: Andrea, Rajhon, and Josiah. Elder House serves in ministry along with her husband as leaders of Alabaster Box Christian Ministries, in Pensacola, FL.
For 10 years, Elder House was a gospel music reporter for such nationally known publications as Charisma, Ministries Today and Christian Retailing. She was also a contributing writer to the Stellar Award Winning Yes Lord Radio Inspire column. She is now the creator/author of her own successful blog, The Chronicles of a Strange Girl.
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