Anger Part 3

Writer Carl Sandburg once said: “Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes about, and hurts the one who is possessed by it more than the one against whom it is directed.” While it is true that anger hurts the person who is angry, it is not always true that anger…
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Anger Part 2

We said last time that anger is an emotion that helps us identify something that is wrong, and then motivates us to fix it. Anger is not always sinful, because Ephesians 4:26 “Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath.” The phrase “Ephesians 4:26 “Be ye angry, and…
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The Man On The Cross

When Jerusalem awoke that morning, the word spread: Jesus of Nazareth had been arrested. Some, who saw him as just another preacher, merely shrugged and went on with their day. These things happened all the time. Others who were more politically aware wondered what this might mean for the future. “Jesus had many people following…
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Anger Part One

Last December in Arkansas, a three year old was shot while in the backseat of his grandmother’s car. Why? What would make a man shoot a three year old? The story that came out is that the grandmother stopped at a stoplight. The man behind her thought she was waiting too long, and so honked.…
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Happiness Is…

The Declaration of Independence states that “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” It is a gift from God to have life, to be free, and to be able to pursue happiness. Most of us…
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