Why Has Quarantine Made Me So Angry?

Dare I say it? I am not the person I thought I was. Dare I admit it? I’ve done things lately I’m not proud of. I thought I was a patient person, that I was self-controlled. But in the shadow of the coronavirus lockdown, a creature has emerged from the undergrowth, and it’s not a... Read more

Call center introduces angry Iranians to Christ – Mission Network News

Iran (MNN) — There are plenty of circumstances fueling Iranian anger. The economy is failing, and governmental denial frustrates working-class citizens. The second wave of COVID-19 stokes fiery indignation. Suppressed by authoritarian rule, most Iranians direct their rage at the alleged source of all unhappiness. Anger, hate, and resentment towards God and religion are very... Read more

Leading with an Anti-Tribal Posture in Angry Times

Acts 29: Churches Planting Churches The Western world is tribalizing at lightning speed. And while I believe the disruption to previously normal patterns of churchis from God and for our good, its becoming increasingly clear that one casualty of this season of isolation has been the dignifying doctrine of the imago Dei. As a large... Read more

Good and Angry – NIV Devotions for Mom – Week of July 23

Good and AngryVerse:  Ephesians 4:25-27Additional Scripture Readings: Psalms 37:8Mark 3:5Is it possible to be good, and angry? As far as we can tell, the answer is no. The good moms we watch either dont get angry or they dont let us know theyre angry. Watching such folks can leave us frustrated and guilt-ridden regarding our own... Read more

We can be angry with Trump and his Bible stunt, but we must be more angry that another black man has been unjustly killed

(Photo: Unsplash/Munshots)I dislike the fact that peaceful protesters were forcibly removed from a Washington park just so that the President of the United States could have a photo op with a Bible in front of a church.This action was deplorably insensitive and flamboyantly hypocritical, even for President Trump.Seeing a man who could hardly be less... Read more

Oh God, Make Us Angry!

Like relentless waves, the news keeps crashing: Ahmaud Arbery. Breonna Taylor. George Floyd. Each one, an image-bearer of God. Each one, beautifully woven by their Maker and bestowed with brown skin. Each one, senselessly killed. These three people, three deaths, three situations point to a larger issue with broad implications. It is godly to get... Read more

Assist! Im an Offended Mother or father

[ad_1] Its embarrassing, shame-inducing, and stress-relieving, all on the similar time. It’s hardly ever talked about or confessed in small teams; however its prevalent in virtually each dwelling: offended mother and father. You could have as soon as fancied your self a affected person personuntil you began having youngsters. Whether or not the fixed bodily... Read more

Indonesian church closed by indignant locals – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Indonesia (MNN) Many Christians throughout Indonesia face non secular persecution that's embedded within the tradition and authorized system. A month in the past, protestors compelled New Testomony Christian Church in Central Java, Indonesia to shut. Police quickly arrived, and whereas the service was allowed to complete, authorities in the end compelled the church to... Read more