When you think of family quarrels does the idea come of fights between families or fights within a family? Does it make you think of fights like the Hatfield and McCoy feud that lasted over 100 years? Does it make you think of sibling rivalry? Does it make you think of internal or external conflicts? … Continue reading Family Quarrels?
How would you say them? How would you capture them? How would you broadcast them? Who would you say them to? Who would you talk about? Who would you share it with? What would you say? What would be your purpose? Where would you say them? Where would you share them? When would you say … Continue reading If you knew that the words you were about to speak would be your last…
So you forgave. So you reconciled. So you invite them back in. Now what? What if they started to deceive? What if they rebel? What if they turn around and betray you? Now what? Will you turn to God? Will you put your trust in God? Will you consider the way to protect others? In … Continue reading What do you do when you are betrayed?
Do you realize the miracle of reconciliation? Do you realize the freedom that comes through forgiveness? Do you realize that you forgiving something has more to do with your health and well being? Do you realize the pain, the anxiety, the suffering that comes from not forgiving? I learned my lesson many years ago and … Continue reading Do you realize the power of forgiveness?
Ever considered the lineage of Jesus from Matthew and all the people God used and how they weren't perfect? Ever considered the lineage of Jesus from Matthew and the disfunction that is described by the Bible? Ever considered how in spite of their flaws and imperfections God was able to use them in ways that … Continue reading We don’t have to be perfect to be used by God!