A Revolution of Blessing –Patience and not Anger - Thursday, November 7th

A Revolution of Blessing –Patience and not Anger - Thursday, November 7th

Wherever you go, stay in the same house until you leave town. And if a town refuses to welcome you, shake its dust from your feet as you leave to show that you have abandoned those people to their fate.” Luke 9:4-5

But the people of the village did not welcome Jesus because he was on his way to Jerusalem. When James and John saw this, they said to Jesus, “Lord, should we call down fire from heaven to burn them up?” But Jesus turned and rebuked them. Luke 9:53-55

But now you also, put them all aside: anger, wrath, malice, slander, and abusive speech from your mouth. Do not lie to one another, since you laid aside the old self with its evil practices …. So, as those who have been chosen of God, holy and beloved, put on a heart of compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience; bearing with one another, and forgiving each other, whoever has a complaint against anyone; just as the Lord forgave you, so also should you. Beyond all these things put on love, which is the perfect bond of unity Colossians 3:8-9, 12-14

This you know, my beloved brethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, slow to speak and slow to anger; for the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God. James 1:19-20

Today's thoughts from today's verses:

Quite a leap from shaking the dust from your feet to calling down fire from heaven. We can all relate to the feelings of indignation that can so easily spring up with in us and push us in directions that are so opposite to what God really has in mind. Sometimes people are just not ready for us and we need to move on to others who need the blessing of love we can bring to them. God will show us the way in this and you can be certain that indignation will not be a part of what He has in mind.

The bond of unity is the product of love. Love is the king piece of all the other qualities of a “blesser” mentioned above. And being a “blesser” lies at the heart of what it means to be “chosen of God.” In contrast are the characteristics of a “curser”. How often our anger is the driving force in how we relate to others even when we have the motivation of wanting to promote righteousness on behalf of God and for the good of others. We might not recognize this as “curser” behavior but it is. Truly the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God.

Today's prayer response from today's thoughts:

Lord, how easily I become indignant and angry with the people in my world. I know that love is patient and that I have much to learn about bringing the blessing of love to others by being patient with them. Forgive me for trying to do your work in my way. I choose to yield to you for your work of transforming me into a loving and patient “blesser.” Amen!

11 comments (Add your own)

1. ocynfKix wrote:
step sister helps viagra boner tax dollars viagra how long does viagra last what does viagra do anybody die from viagra?

girls do men using viagra feel different during sex? viagra in girls drink generic viagra 100mg discount viagra viagra

https://pharm-usa-official.com - generic viagra 100mg

https://stretching-kintore.com/menyu/1014/?unapproved=322625&moderation-hash=28ae208544a8ab78839e989581b9c670#comment-322625
https://www.annuairestogo.tg/site/igcc-sarl-ingenerie-genie-civil-consult/
http://manalifeguide.com/2018/07/11/hello-world/?unapproved=337395&moderation-hash=09af33cb4e555af6ea2b9e9ce85c5b94#comment-337395
http://thepuzzledparents.com/product/my-online-course/?unapproved=3425&moderation-hash=bcde337bab248a8dd33e47777798905a#comment-3425
https://law.cmb.ac.lk/address-jury-competition-2017/#comment-771294

Mon, March 30, 2020 @ 8:34 AM

2. qxvvoKix wrote:
typical age viagra cheap generic viagra viagra erection is viagra over the counter how long should you wait when taking viagra

slipped friend viagra for whom is viagra contraindicated female viagra pills sophia viagra nude alternatives to viagra

https://viagrnetwork.com/# - how does viagra work


http://forum.agroday.ru/showthread.php?36302-gnc-substitute-for-viagra-xk-my&p=56105&posted=1#post56105
http://i-phone.ir/2018/08/13/%d8%a7%d9%86%d8%aa%d8%b4%d8%a7%d8%b1-%d9%86%d8%b3%d8%ae%d9%87-%d8%a8%d8%aa%d8%a7-%db%b7-%d8%a7%d8%b2-%d8%b3%db%8c%d8%b3%d8%aa%d9%85%e2%80%8c%d8%b9%d8%a7%d9%85%d9%84%e2%80%8c%d9%87%d8%a7%db%8c-tvos-12/?unapproved=71932&moderation-hash=ce879ba25240a9df75a1e91e65da4bd0#comment-71932
http://www.alcohol-injection.com/forum/showthread.php?t=381567&page=3&p=1661507#post1661507
http://claytontimes.com/release-cardinals-announce-2018-promotional-giveaway-schedule/?unapproved=5501377&moderation-hash=2a1b57f102cc188b3d30d3f1bec43176#comment-5501377
https://ipsmart.ipmarket.com.br/2020/03/11/descubra-axis-entry-manager-software-de-controle-de-acesso/?unapproved=4368&moderation-hash=b377279414999480fc158b0ed24404b3#comment-4368

Wed, April 8, 2020 @ 6:09 AM

3. wrote:
viagra without doctor prescription female viagra [url=https://viatribuy.com/#]over the counter viagra[/url]

Fri, April 17, 2020 @ 12:14 AM

4. wrote:
ciprofloxacin 500mg antibiotics buy ciprofloxacin ciprofloxacin cost [url=https://ciprofloxacin.confrancisyalgomas.com/#]buy ciprofloxacin online[/url]

Wed, April 22, 2020 @ 2:08 AM

5. wrote:
Hi! Quick question that's totally off topic. Do you know how to make your
site mobile friendly? My site looks weird when viewing from my apple iphone.
I'm trying to find a template or plugin that might be able to fix this problem.
If you have any recommendations, please share. Appreciate it!

Mon, May 4, 2020 @ 6:29 PM

6. wrote:
Great blog here! Also your website loads up fast! What web host
are you using? Can I get your affiliate link to
your host? I wish my site loaded up as fast as yours lol

Sat, June 20, 2020 @ 6:06 PM

7. wrote:
cialis online

Mon, June 22, 2020 @ 5:24 AM

8. wrote:
drugs similar to naltrexone

Thu, June 25, 2020 @ 6:39 PM

9. wrote:
buy hydroxychloroquine in canada

Sun, June 28, 2020 @ 5:53 PM

10. wrote:
substitute for prednisone

Sun, June 28, 2020 @ 8:10 PM

11. wrote:
cialis dosage

Thu, August 13, 2020 @ 5:02 AM

Add a New Comment


code
 

Comment Guidelines: No HTML is allowed. Off-topic or inappropriate comments will be edited or deleted. Thanks.