Category Archives: Anger

Setting Aside Personal Rights For the Sake of Others

Happy Independence Day to my fellow Americans! “Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people He has chosen as His own inheritance.” – Psalm 33:12 May we humble ourselves and pray for our country, that our God … Continue reading

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Reaching Out to Our Youth

My husband is the director of the GSAE (Greater Spokane Association of Evangelicals). Last Thursday he sponsored a panel discussion on youth and why they are leaving the church. It was eye opening. Convicting. Humbling. And full of truth, whether … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Timothy, Anger, Children, Church, Depression, Disciples, Faith, Family, Fellowship, Friends, God, Healing, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, Joy, Knowledge, Lies, Life, Love one another, Lying, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Mind, Obedience, October 2015, Others, Prayer, Pride, Salvation, Self, Sin Nature, The Gospel, The Truth, The Way | 1 Comment

Extending Grace

Have you ever been hurt or betrayed by someone close to you? Are you holding onto that pain, with sorrow or bitterness, or have you been working on extending grace? Our wounds may never fully heal, but we have to … Continue reading

Posted in Anger, Consequences, Egypt, Faithfulness, Family, Fear, Fellowship, Forgiveness, Friends, Genesis, Giving, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Hatred, Healing, Heart, Holy Spirit, Hope, Israel, Jacob, Jesus, Joseph, Joy, Lies, Life, Love, Love one another, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Obedience, Others, Potiphar, Self, September 2014, Unforgiveness | Leave a comment

Love Each Other and Leave the Judging to God

“You love them; I’ll judge them.” Isn’t that a good summary of James 4:11-12? Our pastor is teaching through the book of James on Sunday mornings. It has been challenging and convicting, to say the least. Joyfulness amidst trials, being … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians, 1 John, 1 Samuel, Anger, August 2014, Commandments, Condemnation, Faith, Forgiveness, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Hatred, Heart, James, Jesus, John, Joy, Life, Light, Love, Love one another, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Micah, Mind, Obedience, Others, Pride, Repentance, Romans, Salt, Salvation, Self, Sin Nature, Submission, The Truth, The Way, Wisdom | Leave a comment

Another Day, Another Battle

Broken. Battered. Betrayed. Battle weary. Wounded. Worn. Lies and cruel words swirl. Relationships shatter. Hearts ache. Wrong is right. Right is brutalized. This world is not my home, this world is not my home, this world is not my home… … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Chronicles, Angels, Anger, Armor of God, Demons, Ephesians, Exodus, Faith, Fear, Friends, God, God's Faithfulness, God's Promises, God's Word, Grace, Hatred, Healing, Heart, Heaven, Hebrews, Hell, Holy Spirit, Hope, Jesus, July 2014, Lies, Life, Love, Matthew, Men, Mercy, Mind, Moses, Peace, Philippians, Prayer, Psalms, Romans, Salvation, Satan, The Gospel | 1 Comment

Hard-Hearted Shepherds

How many times do we watch and wait for someone else to mess up? Why do we do that? Is it resentment or jealousy, assuming the other person thinks they are better than us, and we are hoping they aren’t? … Continue reading

Posted in Acts, Anger, Demons, God, God's Word, Hatred, Healing, Heart, Jealousy, Jesus, Jews, Love, Love one another, Mark, Men, Mind, November 2013, Pharisees, Satan, Shepherd | 3 Comments

An Avenger Who Delights In Mercy

“Who is a God like You, pardoning iniquity and passing over the transgression of the remnant of His heritage? He does not retain His anger forever, because He delights in mercy. He will again have compassion on us, and will … Continue reading

Posted in 2 Peter, Anger, Children, Condemnation, Consequences, Creation, Exodus, Ezekiel, Faith, Family, Forgiveness, God, God's Name, Grace, Heart, Isaiah, Israel, Jesus, John, Judah, Life, Love, Lovingkindness, Men, Mercy, Micah, Moses, Nahum, Repentance, Salvation, Satan, September 2013, Sin Nature, The Nature of God, The Truth | 1 Comment