Tag: Relationships

Choice #7: Choose to make every person I meet and every place I go better because of Christ in me – Part 2

Choice #7: Choose to make every person I meet and every place I go better because of Christ in me – Part 2

Next, this woman decided the church really needed some buses to pick up children for Sunday school – and she wasn’t going to just wish for it to happen. So, she herded her kids together, hobbled to the car with them and drove off to a local commercial transportation company. The company owner looked out … Continue reading Choice #7: Choose to make every person I meet and every place I go better because of Christ in me – Part 2

The Other Side of Resentment: Forgiven, but Can You Forgive Yourself?

The Other Side of Resentment: Forgiven, but Can You Forgive Yourself?

Joseph renewed his promise to provide for his brothers and their children. The Bible says he comforted and spoke kindly to them. I like to imagine a big group hug took place -- all of Jacob’s sons truly together, at last. While Joseph had let go of his resentment and completely forgiven his brothers, they … Continue reading The Other Side of Resentment: Forgiven, but Can You Forgive Yourself?

Beating Resentment: Choosing God’s Way at Life’s Crossroads

Beating Resentment: Choosing God’s Way at Life’s Crossroads

Joseph finally had arrived in life. At least, that is how most of us would feel after having literally risen from pits of dirt and despair, shed real chains (as well as spiritual ones), and miraculously leaped the crater between slave and prince. Day by day, Joseph oversaw the distribution of the food stores to … Continue reading Beating Resentment: Choosing God’s Way at Life’s Crossroads