Getting Rid of the Grudge

February 26, 2017
There are some great biblical truths of the dangers of harboring bitterness.  Bitterness doesn't affect just you; it affects others, as well. It can destroy your life, and tonight, we…
Bible Text: Romans 12:17-21 | Preacher: Dr. George A. Mulford | Series: Romans: The Gospel of God's Grace Have you noticed as we've been going through Romans 12, it's all about relationships? Romans 12 starts out talking about our relationship with God. Then, it talks about our relationship to ourselves, that we're not to think more highly of ourselves than we ought.  Then it moves to our relationship  with fellow believers.  And today in our text, the circle is widened to include our relationships with our personal enemies; it's not talking about national defense or even self-defense.  The conclusion is this: We are to treat others the way God has treated us. So today, we see that this requires submission to the indwelling Holy Spirit to respond to wrongs by doing what is right.