Don’t Associate With A Hot-Tempered Man

Here’s some thoughts on choosing to be angry and/or hot-tempered. Read and reflect. Be slow to become angry (Prov 14:16-17, 29; James 1:19-20) Love covers a multitude of sins and overlooks many offenses (Prov 10:12, 12:16, 17:9, 19:11; 1 Peter 4:8) Seek the more excellent way – the way of love (1 Cor 13:4-7) Hot…

What Are The Weeds Of Anger?

What are the long-term results of anger or as Jerry Bridges calls it in his book Respectable Sins: Confronting The Sins We Tolerate, “weeds of anger”?  Bridges’ selected the word “weeds” because they seem to be a nuisance that you constantly have to get rid of, with the obvious correlation that the following “weeds of anger” will…

How do you help an angry person?

Before I continue it is important to remember that anger is not the actual problem; anger is the manifestation or “coming-out” due to a person not receiving something they believe they deserve.  So according to Scripture it’s not simply that a person struggles with anger, it’s more biblically accurate to say that a person is…

How To Fight Right

The first line of Paul David Tripp’s chapter in the book On Anger caught my attention and deeply resonated with me heart.  He said, You will never have a relationship with another person that is free of conflict. You will always find yourself in moments of disagreement, even in the best of relationships. Further, unity…

Overcoming Anger

Brad Hambrick from The Summit Church has some outstanding videos on overcoming anger. Admit I have a struggle I cannot overcome without God – Video 1. Acknowledge the breadth and impact of my sin – Video 2. Understand the origin, motive and history of my sin – Video 3. Repent to God for how it…