Today we live in a society that demands entitled rights. The result of this kind of thinking is I am a victim of injustice by someone somewhere. The entitlement thinking breeds victim mentality.
Victim means = 1. someone or something killed, destroyed, injured, oppressed, or otherwise harmed by, or suffering from, some act, condition, or circumstance: victims of war 2. a person who suffers some loss, as by being swindled
Mentality means = 1. mental capacity, power, or activity; mind 2. mental attitude or outlook; state of mind
There are those who have been unjustly abused and have had great suffering put upon them. They live with the belief they have the right to their anger and unforgiveness. Unfortunately society today, including the majority of churches, do not offer true hope of being given a sound mind and a heart without fear, anger, bitterness, and unforgiveness.
We will look at people in scripture who endured suffering and had a victim mindset. We will see God’s word shine a light on their darkness… read more