When Satan Spreads Discord and Conflict Among God’s People (Brooks)

One of Satan's strongest and most successful weapons against the church is getting Christians to 'bite and devour each another' (Gal 5.15 NIV).  He does what he can to sow seeds of conflict among Christians so the seeds grow into fights and quarrels among brothers and sisters in Christ.  Thomas Brooks - in his usual… Continue reading When Satan Spreads Discord and Conflict Among God’s People (Brooks)

When Christians Hurt Christians

 Here’s a book that is unique in that it covers an important topic that isn’t often discussed: when Christians hurt other Christians.  Michael Milton wrote it, and it’s called Hit by Friendly Fire: What To Do When Fellow Believers Hurt You (Darlington: EP Books, 2011).  The book is fairly short (91 pages) and it isn’t… Continue reading When Christians Hurt Christians

Deflecting Satan’s Arrows of Discord

One of Satan's strongest and most successful weapons against the church is getting Christians to 'bite and devour one another' (Gal 5.15).  He does what he can to sow seeds of conflict among Christians so the seeds grow into fights and quarrels among brothers and sisters in Christ.  Thomas Brooks - in his usual biblically… Continue reading Deflecting Satan’s Arrows of Discord

The Heart of Conflict

In The Peacemaking Pastor, Alfred Poirier gives pastors and church leaders a great resource for dealing with conflict in a church.  While Sande's book The Peacemaker is aimed at personal conflict, Poirier's is more for the pastor/elder to read as a guide for handling conflict when it arises (it is a great resource for training… Continue reading The Heart of Conflict