December 04, 2013 by Tish Hedger
When you have been short, irritable, or disrespectful do not entertain self-justifying thoughts, apologize IMMEDIATELY. This is your flesh trying to minimize the reality of your sinfulness. The more time goes by the more momentum our self-justification can gain. In the beginning of marriage I would lay in bed, under such conviction that I needed to apologize and I would lie there and count in my head, “okay on 3 I’m going to apologize.