Summary: There’s never a right time to do the wrong thing. Holding on to bitterness is one of those many wrongs thing we do. Most never admitt it’s devastation until it’s too late. Let’s examine this together!
We all have a lot to be bitter about. Failed expectations; battered relationships; dashed hopes; soured friendships and the list goes on!
What does this tell us. More than we are willing to admit. i.e. How destructive these circumstances can be when left unchecked and unresolved in our lives.
illus. "Son, I’ll be back later, I’m taking your Grandmother to see the Doctor for her Colitis..." replied, "Who did Granny collide with this time?"
When bitterness is permitted to rule ones life we’re always on a collison course. Let’s exmine The Bitterness Battle.
I. Bitternesss Devastates You Spiritually (4:1-6)
II. Bitterness Destroys You Physically (4:7-12)
III. Bitterness Discourages You Emotionally (4:13-18)
IV. Bitterness Divides Your Faith (4:19-24)
V. Bitterness Defiles Your Relationships (4:25-31)
Conclusion: Got Bitterness?