Dating bitterness anger
To help you fight this battle, here are nine biblical weapons.Why do you see the speck that is in your brother's eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
Or you may be co-parenting with your ex-spouse, but still deeply suffering from the pain of that relationship.
(James 1:2-4) Beloved, never avenge yourselves, but leave it to the wrath of God, for it is written, "Vengeance is mine, I will repay, says the Lord." (Romans ) When he was reviled, he did not revile in return; when he suffered, he did not threaten, but continued entrusting [his cause] to him who judges justly.
Harboring hate for an ex, which usually stems from pain and fear, can keep you feeling bitter, angry and emotionally stuck.
John Piper is founder and teacher of desiring and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary. Some people have more anger than they think, because it has disguises.
For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota. When willpower hinders rage, anger smolders beneath the surface, and the teeth of the soul grind with frustration. But the heart has learned that this may be the only way to hurt back.