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Emotions are part of who we are. We can’t just tell them to go away. Yet tiny seeds of “baby anger” can multiply in a heartbeat! In the moment, as soon as we tense up, we need a reminder of the Scriptural way out! That’s why Ruthie Westfahl is excited to have five points, a hand illustration, about directing our thoughts and emotions when we are hurt. Each “finger” represents a verse Ruthie applied at home and now enthusiastically and empathetically shares with prison inmates whose problems, though they appear on a much larger scale, stem from the same root feelings.