Devotionals

How to Avoid Bitterness Towards God

How can we avoid bitterness towards God? I have walked the fine line of lamentation and bitterness, sometimes falling off onto the wrong side. It’s too easy, isn’t it? The bitterness sets in like frost, creeping in any nook and cranny not sealed off. Sometimes, it doesn’t even feel like a choice. That person you… Continue reading How to Avoid Bitterness Towards God

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The Prodigal Son: A Stuck Younger Brother

Remember Jesus telling the parable of the Prodigal Son? In a rough and terribly brief synopsis; a man had two sons. The younger of the two came up to his father and asked for his inheritance early. In that cultural context, this was the most disrespectful, greedy, and family-ruining thing a son could do. He… Continue reading The Prodigal Son: A Stuck Younger Brother