Tag Archives: conflict

Transition of Power…

Read – 2 Samuel 2 Focus on verse 8-11 Historically, transitions of power are almost always accompanied by conflict, and very often by bloodshed. The concept of governments changing hands in a peaceful and honorable fashion would seem to be … Continue reading

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Vengeance…

Read Judges 15 Focus on verse 7-8 I was bullied quite frequently in junior high school. I can remember fantasizing about beating the daylights out of my antagonists on occasion, thinking that it would somehow make the pain of being … Continue reading

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Whose Side Are You On?

We have plenty of opportunity to pick side in the current socio-political culture of our nation. The battle lines are becoming increasingly sharp, and it becomes more and more difficult to avoid choosing sides regardless of the cause. Continue reading

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Conflict…

Read Galatians 2 Focus on verse 11 Conflict is inevitable anytime more than one human is involved in any given project. How that conflict is resolved very often determines whether the project succeeds or fails. One would think that with … Continue reading

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Avoiding People…

Read Romans 16 Focus on verse 17 I typically don’t go out of my way to avoid people. On most occasions where it may appear that I am avoiding someone, it is more likely that I just didn’t hear him … Continue reading

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One Race…

Read Acts 10 Focus on verse 28 I had to take my car in for repairs this morning and as I have often done before I took advantage of their offer to give me a ride to where I needed … Continue reading

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Strategy of Evil…

Read Acts 6 Focus on verse 10-11 I have always considered that the struggle between good an evil was an unfair fight, and today I am convinced that I am correct in that assumption. There is a sense in which … Continue reading

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