You are adamant.
Cannot be moved.
It is my way.
Or no way.
In Hebrew you meant “turned away”.Deuteronomy 9:13,Esv.
You are the opposite of humility.
So who are you?.
You are a determination not to change behaviour.
You are against open mind.
“Do nothing from rivalry but in humility count others more significant than yourself “.Philippians 2:3.
“He who is often reproved yet stiffens his/her neck will suddenly be broken beyond recognition”.
You are more resistant to advice or counseling.
In some cases you are good but in most cases you are disaster.
Volcanic mountain that will erupt one day.
Psalm 32:9 “Do not be like the horse or the mule,which has no understanding and must be controlled by bit and bridle”.
Yes I know you,your name is STUBBORN.
But if it comes to following God’s commands
“we should not be stubborn”.
“We must not turn away and stiffen the neck”.
Exodus 7:13-14 talks about Pharaoh stubbornness and the negative impact on his family and the community.
“Stubborness and defiance of God and His ordained authority is a serious offense, one that can spread to family and the community”.
Have you ever thought about why some people are homeless?
Stubborness is the Waiting Room for homelessness.
Because you have everything within your disposal but you refused to listen to advice.
He/she that knows everything will often use basket to fetch water.
“You stiff neck people your hearts and ears are still uncircumcised”.Mark 3:1-6.