Anger vs Peace

Do you ever find yourself BLOWING UP over things in life that don’t go your way or with other people (kids, spouse, co-workers) when their actions (or lack of) effect you?  Today’s verse gives some insight on the balance of anger and peace in our life. Proverbs 14:29-30 (NLT) People with understanding control their anger;…

Putting It All Together

James 1:2-4 (NASB)  Consider it all joy, my brethren, when you encounter various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces endurance. And let endurance have its perfect result, so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing. A few weeks ago I started a “New Tradition” at the house.  Now, it’s…

Anger Starts In The Heart

Do you ever struggle with anger?  Losing your cool?  Blowing-up at the kids or another family member?  Check out today’s devotional to find out where our anger comes from… Anger Starts in the Heart by Rick Warren “Whatever is in your heart determines what you say.” Matthew 12:34b (NLT) A problem with anger isn’t going to…

Who Are We Really Fighting?

How is your Holiday going so far?  Have you gotten into any arguments yet?  Has your stress level reached a crescendo?  Is your temper too short to keep in-control right now?  Well, please realize this.  We have an enemy that would like nothing more than to cause strife, stress and arguments this Holiday season.  Our…