Our Armor of Anger

Make no friendship with a man given to anger, nor go with a wrathful man, lest you learn his ways and entangle yourself in a snare. ~Proverbs 22:24-25~ I have discussed the issue of anger in previous posts (here & here). But I wanted to look at it from another angle because one view will … Continue reading Our Armor of Anger

Where Was God – Pt. 2

"Lord, if you had been here, my brother would not have died.” John 11:21b,32b The statement made by Mary and Martha offers a note of familiarity to humanity, doesn’t it? We often think that if God would have been with us (or a loved one) then suffering would not be present. In our modern state … Continue reading Where Was God – Pt. 2

Where was God? – Pt. 1

"Lord, if you had been here, my brother would not have died.” ~John 11:21b,32b The sisters of Lazarus (Mary & Martha) both posed the same question to the Lord when their brother had died. Their statement rings true to each of us, doesn’t it? We can all think back to some tragedy, some trial or … Continue reading Where was God? – Pt. 1

Good and Angry Pt. 1

Be angry and do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, and give no opportunity to the devil. ~ Ephesians 4:26-27 Anger. Everyone has been guilty of entertaining this potentially hostile emotion. We have all experienced it in some form or fashion. But what is it really? Is there ever … Continue reading Good and Angry Pt. 1