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May 22, 2013
"For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you." -Matthew 6:14
- Sacrificing bitterness for a better life...
"Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice." -Ephesians 4:31
- Heart - anger+contempt = flourishing life...
"Therefore, if you are offering your gift at the altar and there remember that your brother or sister has something against you, leave your gift there in front of the altar. First go and be reconciled to them; then come and offer your gift." -Matthew 5:23-24
- Thorns, thistles, and thieves...
"Therefore I want the men everywhere to pray, lifting up holy hands without anger or disputing." -1 Timothy 2:8
- A cheek-turning life...
If someone slaps you on one cheek, turn to them the other also. If someone takes your coat, do not withhold your shirt from them. -Luke 6:28-30
- Hug it out...
"But I tell you that anyone who is angry with a brother or sister will be subject to judgment. Again, anyone who says to a brother or sister, 'Raca,' is answerable to the court. And anyone who says, 'You fool!' will be in danger of the fire of hell." -Matthew 5:22
- The flourishing life...
"You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand." -Psalm 16:11
- Rest for your soul...
"Then, because so many people were coming and going that they did not even have a chance to eat, he said to them, 'Come with me by yourselves to a quiet place and get some rest.'" -Mark 6:31
- Forever family...
"Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers." -Galatians 6:10
- Abide in me...
"As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Now abide in my love." -John 15:9