Author: Oloruntumo

Only God’s purifying love and mercy can free us from bitterness and anger

Today’s Word and Prayers (W. A. P.) Only God’s purifying love and mercy can free us from bitterness and anger What is the antidote for overcoming anger and rage? Mercy, forbearance, and kindness spring from a heart full of love and forgiveness. God has forgiven us and he calls us to extend mercy and forgiveness towards those who cause us grief or harm. In the cross of Jesus we see the supreme example of love and the power for overcoming evil. Only God’s love and grace can set our hearts and minds free from the tyranny of wounded pride and spiteful revenge. Do you harbor any anger towards another person? And are you quick to be reconciled when a rupture has been caused in your relationships? Ask God to set you free and to fill your heart and mind with his love and truth. Lord Jesus, my heart is cold. Make it warm, compassionate, and forgiving towards all, even those who do me harm. May I only think and say what is pleasing to you and be of kind service to all I meet. Good morning and have a penitential Friday! 40 Days of our Lenten Bible reading plan Day 9 Read Luke...

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