Category Archives: Marriage

21 Elements Of Compassionate Confrontation (#’s 13-15)

1 Samuel 12:“21 And turn ye not aside: for then should ye go after vain things, which cannot profit nor deliver; for they are vain. 22 For the LORD will not forsake his people for his great name’s sake: because … Continue reading

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21 Elements Of Compassionate Confrontation (#’s 7-9)

1 Samuel 12:“1 And Samuel said unto all Israel, Behold, I have hearkened unto your voice in all that ye said unto me, and have made a king over you. 2 And now, behold, the king walketh before you: and … Continue reading

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21 Elements In Compassionate Confrontation (#’s 4-6)

1 Samuel 8:“19 Neverthe-less the people refused to obey the voice of Samuel; and they said, Nay; but we will have a king over us; 20 That we also may be like all the nations; and that our king may judge us, and … Continue reading

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When Rule Cause Bitterness – Part 7

18. Rules cause bitterness when no appeal is ever allowed. Leviticus 10:“16 And Moses diligently sought the goat of the sin offering, and, behold, it was burnt: and he was angry with Eleazar and Ithamar, the sons of Aaron which … Continue reading

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When Rule Cause Bitterness – Part 6

16. Rules cause bitterness because people’s consciences make them want to blame someone other than themselves. Genesis 37:12ff. Joseph’s brothers were bitter at him because they were not only out of favor with their father through no fault of their own … Continue reading

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When Rules Cause Bitterness – Part 5

14. Rules cause bitterness when they aren’t clearly communicated ahead of time. Acts 17:30 “And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent:” Many times I have seen a well-meaning teacher, … Continue reading

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When Rules Cause Bitterness – Part 4

12. Rules cause bitterness when there has never been a yielding of the will. One student gets mad at a rule no one else gets mad at because they’re used to running the show. Romans 10:“2 For I bear them … Continue reading

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