Website owner: James Miller
Prevalent and serious problems that plague people: 1. insecurity (fear of losing job) 2. inferiority complex (or lack of confidence) 3. guilt 4. jealousy and envy 5. bitterness, inner anger, hatred, resentment 6. bad interpersonal relationships (especially within a family) 7. loneliness 8. boredom 9. addiction to alcohol, drugs, etc. 10. abuse by someone over you (boss, parent, etc.) Q. What are the causes of bad interpersonal relationships between a husband and wife? A. mistrust infidelity dishonesty bad temper flirting extravagance with money (i.e. one person likes to spend money while the other is trying to save it) verbal abuse (i.e. not being careful what you say to the other person, not treating them with the politeness and respect that all people should be treated with) disagreeable or nasty disposition irresponsibility as a personality trait emotional problems of one or the other or both insecurity of one or both unfairness or injustice on part of one or other Q. How many of the above problems could be avoided by right living, good character, the serious observance of God's moral law? (i.e. the practice of honesty, justice, moral purity, patience, love, industriousness, self-reliance, etc.) Nov 1975 More from SolitaryRoad.com:
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