Answer Gently

In today’s verse, Paul mentions how they always answer gently or kindly. The Passion Translation says, “When we are slandered incessantly, we always answer gently, ready to reconcile. Even now, in the world’s opinion, we are nothing but filth and the lowest scum” (1 Corinthians 4:13). In this passage, Paul is speaking about how they … Continue reading Answer Gently

Dealing with Difficult People Outline

Dealing with Difficult People – 7/23/17 Romans 12:18– Do all that you can to live in peace with everyone.   Never Retaliate / Pray for Them 2 Samuel 16– Shimei Curses David, David doesn’t retaliate 2 Samuel 19 (Request for Justice) & 1 Kings 2 (Justice Delivered) Matthew 5:38-48   Pray for Yourself Pray for … Continue reading Dealing with Difficult People Outline

Elevating Tortoise

A tortoise stands up to allow lizards and birds to get the insects that are in the hard-to-reach areas. One would think that a tortoise would not want to surround himself with lizards and birds, that they are very different from the slow-paced life of the tortoise. While this action of the tortoise benefits the … Continue reading Elevating Tortoise