O F F E N D E D while being a believer in Christ. Live long enough and you will experience an offense! You will find yourself as the offender at some point in life (knowingly or unknowingly). Some people may think believers in Christ are excused from being offended or being the cause of an offense. The truth is we all are imperfect, but as believers we are progressing in Christ! This leads us to the questions of how to overcome an offense as a believer in Christ. "It Happened" devotional workbook takes you through the journey of being offended and seriously wounded. It helps bring clarity to who you are in Christ while facing such drastic devastation. This scriptural based faith tool will help you to not let an offense stop your purpose.
A bible verse to reflect on: KJV John 16:33
These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
Often times offenses bring about so many negative emotions that can last for what seems to be a lifetime but there is resolution for it. It is located in the word of God. Throughout these next several weeks, we will be taking a brief journey while blogging together to discuss things such as what to do during the initial shock of the offense, how to handle the tormenting thoughts that plaque your mind and even touch on the topic revenge or not. I will help you with scriptures to stop the enemy in his track.
Bible verses to reflect on: KJV Romans 8:18-19
For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.
For the earnest expectation of the creature waiteth for the manifestation of the sons of God.
I can't wait to dive in with you as we "Disciple Moore" (follow Christ) each day.