The following compilation provides a biblical concept of being humble. Feel free to use the list for personal use or group lesson material.
So Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said to him, “This is what the LORD, the God of the Hebrews, says: ‘How long will you refuse to humble yourself before me? Let my people go, so that they may worship me.
Remember how the LORD your God led you all the way in the desert these forty years, to humble you and to test you in order to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would keep his commands.
1 Samuel 2:7
The LORD sends poverty and wealth; he humbles and he exalts.
2 Chronicles 7:14
if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then will I hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
2 Chronicles 34:27
Because your heart was responsive and you humbled yourself before God when you heard what he spoke against this place and its people, and because you humbled yourself before me and tore your robes and wept in my presence, I have heard you, declares the LORD.
He guides the humble in what is right and teaches them his way.
The LORD sustains the humble but casts the wicked to the ground.
For the LORD takes delight in his people; he crowns the humble with salvation.
He mocks proud mockers but gives grace to the humble.
Then he continued, “Do not be afraid, Daniel. Since the first day that you set your mind to gain understanding and to humble yourself before your God, your words were heard, and I have come in response to them.
Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.
Therefore, whoever humbles himself like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
For whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and whoever humbles himself will be exalted.
“But the tax collector stood at a distance. He would not even look up to heaven, but beat his breast and said, ‘God, have mercy on me, a sinner.’ “I tell you that this man, rather than the other, went home justified before God. For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”
Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.
And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death- even death on a cross!
The brother in humble circumstances ought to take pride in his high position.
But he gives us more grace. That is why Scripture says: “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”
Humble yourselves before the Lord, and he will lift you up.
1 Peter 3:8
Finally, all of you, live in harmony with one another; be sympathetic, love as brothers, be compassionate and humble.
1 Peter 5:5
Young men, in the same way be submissive to those who are older. All of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, because, “God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.”
1 Peter 5:6
Humble yourselves, therefore, under God’s mighty hand, that he may lift you up in due time.
Source: Holy Bible, New International Version