Most of us have had at least one encounter with a Christian that was less than pleasant. In fact, that person may have been rude, arrogant, belittling, or a straight up jerk. As Christians, we proclaim to believe in and follow a God of love, so when we run into unloving Christians, it can be… Continue reading Why are Some Christians Jerks?
The Best Scriptures for Overcoming Anger As promised in my last post, Human Anger vs. Holy Anger, here are some great scriptures for helping you to overcome anger. Human anger, that is. We all get frustrated or irritated by day-to-day things now and then, but sometimes being in that aggravated state of mind becomes a… Continue reading Great Scriptures for Overcoming Anger
Let’s take a quick moment to be honest with ourselves. What role does anger play in your life? Maybe “anger” is too strong a word to start out with, but how often do you find yourself feeling frustrated, grumpy, irritated, irked, or just plain moody? Once a day? Three times a day? Only when you’re… Continue reading Holy Anger vs. Human Anger
Sometimes, I think it must be a natural part of being a woman to feel insecure or insufficient. I know many females, young and old, who struggle with self-image and finding value in themselves. Even the most competent and confident women have days when they can be crushed by a few careless words or an… Continue reading What Does God Say About Me?
I once heard a story about a young girl and father. It goes like this: “A young girl was out shopping with her mom when she spotted a shiny pearl necklace in a shiny pink box. She begged her mother for the pearls, and her mother agreed to buy them for her, if she would… Continue reading A Quick Thought on Receiving God’s Greatest Blessings