The Gift of Anger

I don’t know anyone who doesn’t have a problem with anger.  There are those who are obvious about it (because they can’t control their temper and so are blowing up all the time) and there are those who aren’t.  The folks in the latter class internalize their anger but it’s still there.  They toss and …

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What It Takes to Be Saved

The other day in my devotional time I read Exodus 4.  God revealed himself to Moses as "I AM WHO I AM" through the burning bush at Horeb, and then told Moses to go back to Egypt and lead the Israelites out of slavery. When Moses returned to Egypt, he and his brother Aaron called …

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A Hospital for Sinners

"The church of Christ is a common hospital, wherein all are in some measure sick of some spiritual disease or other, so all have occasion to exercise the spirit of wisdom and meekness."  Richard Sibbes, The Bruised Reed (Carlisle, PA: Banner of Truth, 1998), 34.