1 Peter 3:9-11
There’s an old saying, “kill them with kindness”, and it really does work—when someone is on the attack, negative, and looking for an excuse to fight you, don’t seek out revenge, instead find the calm to not react negatively. Have you ever noticed that when you repay evil with evil and insult with insult, that your energy is drained, and your peace and joy almost disappear? While you’re busy beating up on someone else, you’re draining and beating up on yourself. It’s important to focus on your inner peace and holding on tightly, as though your life depends on it–and it really does–because how can your body possibly remain healthy if it’s constantly under stress and boiling internally from built-up anger and resentment.
Questions of the Day
1. What would you like to add to today’s prayer and/or reflection?
2. What are your thoughts about today’s message?
3. What issues are you fighting to protect from the enemy’s attack?
4. What cares, worries, and fears are you ready to turn over to God?
5. Who would you like to pray for today?
6. Do you have a testimony that you would like to share? Please do.
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