The Poison of Bitterness

The Poison of Bitterness

If you want to see what bitterness will do to people – take a close look at the lives of people who have held tightly to bitterness for many decades. Bitterness promotes increasing resentment, seething hatred, malice, ill-will, and destruction of the other...

Finding God's Victory over Bitterness

  Yesterday, we looked at many of the causes, signs and consequences of bitterness – if you missed that post, you can find it here. I have discovered that I have to dig down deeply and examine all of my angry thoughts, write down exactly why I am upset and then...
The Painful Past Behind a Compulsion to Control

The Painful Past Behind a Compulsion to Control

In my experience with women who feel they have to be in control of situations and other people, there is usually some level of trauma or hurt in her past. The level of trauma can vary. But usually something happened that caused her, as a young girl, to develop the...