A READER ASKS
“Dear Lord, I know You want me to forgive and forget, but I’m afraid it’s going to cost me my job! I let a new hire at work get away with criticizing me and cutting me out of meetings for weeks, and I just found out he emailed my boss to say I wasn’t pulling my weight. It’s clear he’s trying to destroy me. Why can’t I have it out with him?”
—Paul in his second letter to Timothy, 2:15
Wisdom of the Word
Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth. We understand and yet…
Sometimes it seems that taking the high road gives
the upper hand. How are we supposed to let their hatefulness against us slide when they’re doing real damage?