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Acknowledging When You’re Angry with God

Dad’s Sudden Death

Sunday, October 6th, 2019 my earthly father departed from us following a brief illness. In the days and weeks that have followed, I became increasingly angry with God – enough so, that it impeded my ability to pray. I wasn’t remotely interested in talking to Him. My flesh would not allow the very thing that my spirit knew I needed. I was truly conflicted.

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Word of the Day: The Weight of Guilt and Shame

In the gospel of Luke chapter 7, we learn of a “sinful woman” whom Jesus encounters while having dinner with a Pharisee. Take a moment and read verses 36-50 below, to see what unfolds. Then, I’ll share with you how it applies to your life today.

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Word of the Day: Gossip – Communicating with Integrity

In an age where people put so much energy into undermining each other, it can, at times take sheer determination to communicate with integrity. The old cliche’ is spot on, “misery loves company.” Why else would people expel so much energy shining a not so favorable light upon others? Aside from being miserable, they lack honesty. Proverbs 16:28 says, “A dishonest man spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends.” Happy people just don’t go around tearing others down.

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