The Only Cure for Bitterness

 

In Hebrews 12, the Bible warns us of the dangers of bitterness. We are cautioned in verse 15 to be, “Looking diligently lest any man fail of the grace of God; lest any root of bitterness springing up trouble you, and thereby many be defiled;” Bitterness is one of the most dangerous sins, leading to anger, depression, sexual sin, and the corruption of others. But God’s Word gives us the solution for bitterness. 

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The Sufficiency of God’s Mercy


In Psalm 103, David sings of the vastness of God’s mercy and forgiveness.

“He hath not dealt with us after our sins; nor rewarded us according to our iniquities.
For as the heaven is high above the earth, so great is his mercy toward them that fear him.
As far as the east is from the west, so far hath he removed our transgressions from us.”
(Psalm 103:10-12)

Pause a moment and ask…how many sins do you and I commit every day? Read more…



Cracking the Code of Contentment

In our culture, contentment is becoming more and more rare. How many people do you know who are completely satisfied with what they have? Too often, we overlook the blessings we have. Instead, we gaze longingly at the Gucci purse across the aisle, the title on the office across the hall, and the Camaro across the fence. We want contentment, but it seems elusive, vague, and unattainable. In Philippians 4, the apostle Paul cracked the code of contentment for us. Do you want true contentment? Read on to discover two simple choices he made.

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