The Bible uses two phrases that we don’t typically use today: “the horn of the wicked” and “the horn of the righteous.”
A horn in Hebrew literature is a symbol of strength. The wicked blow their own horn—trumpeting how they are self-made people. Obviously, this God-ignoring arrogance isn’t something God can bless!
What about “the horn of the righteous”? Is there a way to blow our horn so that God is glorified? In a word: Yes!
Check out this short 2-minute video to hear how I describe the right and wrong ways to honor your uniqueness by blowing a righteous, God-honoring horn…
Always remember this—You are God’s grace gift to the world, so you must always strive to blow a God-honoring horn!
If you would like to check out some of the other thoughts I shared about our horns, please click here.
July 20, 2021 at 2:31 pm
John Piper has an excellent answer to the question, “Does the Bible say I am unique?”
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