Forgiveness is the simple act of letting go yet simple is not a word anyone would ascribe to it. Letting go is the process of releasing yourself from the responsibility of holding back another for their acts. Jesus said for us in His example prayer for us to follow what we call the Lord’s prayer … Continue reading Need to Forgive? Try This. . .
As I shared in the previous post, Bound by Bitterness?, bitterness is something which can plaque us at any time. Still not sure if you are bitter or not? There are six things bitter people do. Some may do a few. Some do all. Read through the list and see if any of these things … Continue reading 6 Things Bitter People Do
Bitterness has a dangerous root. Like a tree root popping up out of the ground, we rarely seeing it coming. At the same time, we ignore the dangers it could impose like destroying property or becoming a tripping hazard. The writer of Hebrews know of it’s danger and warned us to take caution: Make every … Continue reading Bound by Bitterness?
I shared in The Most Liberating Verse of My Year and It Could Be Your’s Too how the verse "if possible, as far as it depends on you, live peaceably with all"(Romans 12:8) became a liberating Bible verse releasing the chains of bad relationships. I shared how bad relationships will never achieve the peace you may desire … Continue reading Empathy: Seeing It From Their Eyes
Place God first. A phrase heard over and over. Place God first. Yet, is there a time God desires to be second? Maybe even third?