I cannot begin to tell you what a help the book Simple Church by Thom Rainer has been to me in the last year. I began with an audio version of the book, because I heard it had been a help to several of my friends in ministry.
Sermon outline: This is an abbreviated outline with the complete sermon downloadable at the bottom of the post. According to our passage, no believer has a “right” to be bitter. We are told that we are to release, “All bitterness,” and that it is to be completely put away from us.