I’ve hardly had any real enemies during my lifetime. I’ve certainly had people that I didn’t like and people that didn’t like me, but I’ve rarely had anyone that I could truly call an enemy. A few years ago that all changed, as one such man entered my life and literally turned everything upside down. I had to quickly make a decision on how I was going to
do good to the man that hated me
. Here are two practical ways that I did good to him while he was still my enemy.
Prayed for my enemy! We know that Jesus commanded it (Matthew 5:44), and yet taking this first step can be very difficult. In fact, when I was dealing with the enemy I described above, I hadn’t even thought of doing this basic thing. A dear friend of mine encouraged me to do this and…