Category Archives: Anger

Idols of the Heart

It’s idolatry when we desire something more than God. Even a good thing can become a “god” thing. We are asking idols to do for us what only God can do. We crave things like comfort, control, glory, power, self-gratification, … Continue reading

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Radical Marriage Conflict Resolution Tip

By Rick Thomas The Gospel is radical by itself, but it is even more radical when two people begin to practicalize it into their lives. What about you? Have you been radicalized by the Gospel? There are two ways you … Continue reading

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Mind and Emotions

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How to Help an Angry Person

By:  Rick Thomas   We Don’t Do Well Being God The angry man is a sad man. The angry man is a reckless man. Did you know the angry man is a scared man too? Anger is most often born out … Continue reading

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You hurt me. I don’t love you anymore.

By:  Rick Thomas Do you see anything wrong with my title? It’s not hard to figure out, right? Here are a few biblical speculations you can make about a person who says such things. They don’t know the Gospel. (Maybe … Continue reading

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Are you a believer who believes?

By:  Rick Thomas Let’s say you have been born from above.  God has regenerated you.  You were once dead, but now you are alive in God.  You are a believer.  Then my question to you is a bit different. Are … Continue reading

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The Fear of Man vs. the Fear of God

By:  Douglas Graham Matthew 12:14-15 says, “But the Pharisees went out and conspired against him, how to destroy him.  Jesus, aware of this, withdrew from there.  And many followed him, and he healed them all.” Jesus didn’t have the fear … Continue reading

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