July 17, 2018
Unrestrained Anger and Rage
Acts 7:54 (KJB) When they heard these things, they were cut to the heart, and they gnashed on him with their teeth.
The Bible tells us that these men were cut to the heart and were even baring their teeth. The truth of God is potent and powerful. It caused these men to gnash with their teeth because conviction ripped apart their soul and spiritually moved them from a pleasant and palatable comfort zone to a ... Continue Reading →
November 20th, 2017
A Lost Temper Oozes with Sin
James 1:19-20 (KJB) Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath: 20 For the wrath of man worketh not the righteousness of God.
Ohh, yes… a man left to himself always works himself up into a frenzy, a whirlwind of ungodliness. It takes the presence and power of God to keep a man from naturally following the wicked ways of his flesh.
Anger naturally has a ... Continue Reading →
December 10th 2015
Anger feeds on the flesh and can quickly boil into ungodly actions and attitudes.
Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath: (Ephesians 4:26 KJV)
Anger is often a manifestation of the flesh which begins to simmer deep inside of us and works its way out of us as it reaches the boiling point in an emotional outburst. When anger rears its ugly head and spew forth in our actions and attitude it ... Continue Reading →
“But Abram said unto Sarai, Behold, thy maid is in thy hand; do to her as it pleaseth thee. And when Sarai dealt hardly with her, she fled from her face. And the angel of the LORD found her by a fountain of water in the wilderness, by the fountain in the way to Shur. And he said, Hagar, Sarai’s maid, whence camest thou? and whither wilt thou go? And she said, I flee from the face of ... Continue Reading →
“Then saith the woman of Samaria unto him, How is it that thou, being a Jew, askest drink of me, which am a woman of Samaria? for the Jews have no dealings with the Samaritans.” (John 4:9 KJV)
The Jews and the Samaritans were living in opposition and hatred towards each other. This tension was a mix of religious, social, and territorial anger and disdain for one another. This contempt and social shunning escalated into what would be considered ... Continue Reading →