Social media gives everyone to instantly vent their frustrations and anger. They quickly give their opinion on, well everything and everyone.
Just scroll the the comments on a controversial post on your choice of social media.
People are working one another into a frenzy with their rants. And if you by chance don’t agree withthem or if you’re on the other side of the arguement, debate, issue, then you are a…
Blankity blankin’ *@!*!!#!!!!!!
And, many of these people claim to be disciples of Christ.
We have got to learn to disagree without insults because that same anger, that provoked you to insult…
Is the same anger that can provoke you, yes you, to kill.
But, I didn’t just come up with that, Jesus did…
Matthew 5:21-22 (NKJV)
21 “You have heard that it was said to those of old, ‘You shall not murder,[a] and whoever murders will be in danger of the judgment.’ 22 But I say to you that whoever is angry with his brother without a cause[b] shall be in danger of the judgment. And whoever says to his brother, ‘Raca!’ shall be in danger of the council. But whoever says, ‘You fool!’ shall be in danger of hell fire.
My friends, and those who don’t consider yourself my friend…
We have got to learn to disagree without insults.
So, when you see, or hear insults being hurled around vocally or in the cyber world.
Don’t let your anger draw you into the dissipation. Let God’s Spirit abide and rule inside you. Speak or type peace into the situation…the environment…the post, and even your family or relationships.
You honestly may save a life, or even better…save a soul.
Matthew 5:9 (NKJV)
9 Blessed are the peacemakers,
For they shall be called sons of God.