Habits of Happy People 7

Habits of Happy People 7

Offended: simply means to be irritated, annoyed, or angered; to feel violated, insulted, or wronged

-Being offend is a choice that you make

-Being offended DOES NOT make you right

-Being offended is a pride issue

-Being offended is a sign of selfishness

-Being offended is a sign of immaturity

 

Proverbs 19:11

11 A man’s wisdom gives him patience; it is to his glory to overlook an offense.

 

Ecclesiastes 7:21–22

21 Also, do not take seriously all words which are spoken, so that you will not hear your servant cursing you.

22 For you also have realized that you likewise have many times cursed others.

 

1 Corinthians 13:5

5 does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into account a wrong suffered,

 

1 Corinthians 3:1–2

1 Dear brothers and sisters, when I was with you I couldn’t talk to you as I would to spiritual people. I had to talk as though you belonged to this world or as though you were infants in Christ.

2 I had to feed you with milk, not with solid food, because you weren’t ready for anything stronger. And you still aren’t ready,

 

Galatians 4:16

16 So have I become your enemy by telling you the truth?

 

Matthew 19:26

26 And looking at them Jesus said to them, “With people this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.”

 

Psalm 119:165

165 Great peace have they which love thy law: And nothing shall offend them.

 

Proverbs 19:11

11 A man’s wisdom gives him patience; it is to his glory to overlook an offense.

 

Ecclesiastes 7:21–22

21 Also, do not take seriously all words which are spoken, so that you will not hear your servant cursing you.

22 For you also have realized that you likewise have many times cursed others.