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The Three Opportunities

“As people reconciled to God by the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, we believe that we are called to respond to conflict in a way that is remarkably different from the way the world deals with conflict.  We also believe that conflict provides opportunities to glorify God, serve other people, and grow to be like Christ.”  From THE PEACEMAKER’S PLEDGE, Peacemaker Ministries  

Let’s acknowledge that “opportunity” is not the first word that comes to mind when confronted with a conflicted situation, especially if we ourselves are one of the parties in that conflict.  However, after further, prayerful consideration, we may properly conclude that biblical resolution to the matter does hold great potential.  Let’s briefly examine the three opportunities mentioned in the pledge above. 

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