Category Archives: Revenge

A Different Way of Responding to False Accusations

How do you respond when someone accuses you falsely? I must confess that my first reaction is to rise to my defense, jump right back at the person, and go for the jugular with my comeback. For me, responding in … Continue reading

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The Temporary Victim

The story of Joseph has been told again and again. As you might know, when Joseph’s older brothers sold him into slavery, a series of events was initiated by which God, over the course of 13 years, caused Joseph to … Continue reading

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“Surely the Wrath of Man Shall Praise Thee”

The title for this post is taken directly from Psalm 76:10, the full text of which says: “Surely the wrath of man shall praise thee; the remainder of wrath shalt thou restrain.” (K.J.V.) But what does “Surely the wrath of … Continue reading

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The Woman & Her Church Seat

Dr. Lee Roberson served as the pastor of Highland Park Baptist Church in Chattanooga, Tenn. for over forty years. After one Sunday-morning service in which several people got saved and others got baptized, he went out the back door of … Continue reading

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Revenge: It’s Not A Job For You

Back when Jimmy Carter was President, news reporter Sam Donaldson was gaining a well deserved reputation for his aggressive, in-your-face, annoying style of questioning. During the height of the energy crisis Donaldson was assigned to accompany Carter on a trip … Continue reading

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