Ushering Anger Out

Wilted Flowers

One often expects to feel good about doing a good deed. Well it does not always happen. The day I set out to do a good deed I was a bit rushed. I had stopped at a grocery store on the way into the office and bought a bouquet of flowers. I had to check five bouquets...

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The Park Bench

Usually, I go straight home after work. But this evening, I find myself sitting here, on a park bench.My wife told me that I bring my work home with me and take my frustrations out on her and the kids, that I need to mellow out before coming in the door. That’s why...

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Feelings of Anger

Let all bitterness and wrath and anger and clamor and slander by put away from you, along with all malice (Ephesians 4:31).Feelings of anger should prompt us to reexamine what we believe and the mental goals we have formulated to accomplish those beliefs. My daughter...

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Let Go or Get Dragged

The name "Benedict Arnold" is synonymous with "traitor." But he was actually a loyal citizen of what was to become the United States, a gallant soldier and a five-star general. Wounded twice in battle, he was highly respected for his military leadership. He even...

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Moving Beyond Hate

"Do not be like Cain, who belonged to the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own actions were evil and his brother's were righteous. Do not be surprised, my brothers, if the world hates you. We know that we have passed from death...

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Tommy Boldt

This brings to mind a story told about Tommy Bolt who was on the professional golfing tour in the 1950's. Tommy had earned the reputation of being a man of anger. He earned his reputation by throwing and breaking golf clubs.One tournament Tommy drew a caddie who had a...

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