The past few months have flooded airwaves with stories of those who offend and those who are offended. It is worth considering how we, as a society, may be losing touch with an essential intellectual tool, criticizing. 662 more words
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If we put our trust in man, we will be disappointed and bitter. But if we put our trust in God, we will be peaceful and understanding toward others.
After you have read the devotion below, ask God to search your heart and to forgive you for the times you have judged others. We are all guilty of this sin, but thanks be to God for His unconditional love and forgiveness!
Iconoclasm: n. attacking and/or criticizing (common beliefs and/or popular traditions) and/or traditional institutions
An iconoclast is really a critic who criticizes many beliefs and traditions which are personally dear to us or highly acceptable and we generally believe that our beliefs or traditions should be free of criticism and often feel personally offended if criticized. 80 more words
Sometimes it feels like the world is mowing me down.
But other times I feel like I have popped my own balloon.
Life is rarely as bad as it seems but sometimes I catch myself focusing on negative emotions, what others think or what is going wrong rather than what is going right. 6 more words