IN CASE YOU MISSED IT…
We love displays of strength in our society, which is most often portrayed through aggression, profanity, fighting, overpowering others and getting even.
Many of our favorite movies are of ‘heroes’ saving the day through a fight. We love to see the guy who was ‘picked on’ finally overpower the bully.
Many times people don’t feel satisfied unless they have ‘given a piece of their mind’ to someone who has crossed them or tried to take advantage of them.
Our society doesn’t feel you have won unless you have ‘kicked their a**’).
We must be careful that we aren’t crossing over into the some of the works of the flesh listed in Galatians 5 when we are defining strength, such as hatred, contentions dissensions or outbursts of wrath.
God is more impressed by inner strength. It takes more strength to RESTRAIN than to RELEASE and lash out.
Our society calls those…
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