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August 10, 2012

posted Aug 28, 2012, 7:33 PM by Olivia Russ
Mignonette Bailey
Boiling Points
Mignonette Bailey

A popular show aired on MTV a few years ago called "Boiling Points", where everyday people were unknowingly tested while being recorded on hidden camera. The point was to see how much each person could endure without "losing it" and reaching their boiling point. Those who did endure were rewarded at the end with a cash prize. The show was very popular and even addicting. Watching people's reactions under pressure is a trip! Those high-pressure situations allow us to see what is REALLY inside of people - even ourselves. Some would start out patient and grow impatient gradually. Others would respond with threats and profanity. Some even reached the point of a near violent response. So here is my question to you today: What is YOUR boiling point?

Newburgh Theological Seminary

What’s a boiling point? Glad you asked. When you put a pot of water on the stove, there is pressure all around its atmosphere. We call that pressure gravity. There is also pressure inside of the water in... (Continued)