Outrage: Pursuing Peace in a Polarized World

 

Nov. 4-8

Why is everyone so angry?

Verse of Week: “Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, because human anger does not produce the righteousness that God desires” (James 1:19-20).

 

Nov. 11-15           

Righteous vs. Unrighteous Anger

Verse of the Week: “In your anger do not sin”: Do not let the sun go down while you are still angry, and do not give the devil a foothold” (Ephesians 4:26-27). 

 

Nov. 18-22           

Overcome Anger with Goodness

Verse of the Week: “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good” (Romans 12:21).

 

Nov. 25-29           

Put Political Outrage in its Place

Verse of the Week: “Let everyone be subject to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established” (Romans 13:1).

 

Dec. 2-6   

Overcome Outrage with Trust

Verse of the Week: “For it is God’s will that by doing good you should silence the ignorant talk of foolish people… Show proper respect to everyone, love the family of believers, fear God, honor the emperor” (1 Peter 2:15,17).