Anger Part 3

Writer Carl Sandburg once said: “Anger is the most impotent of passions. It effects nothing it goes about, and hurts the one who is possessed by it more than the one against whom it is directed.” While it is true that anger hurts the person who is angry, it is not always true that anger…
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Anger Part 2

We said last time that anger is an emotion that helps us identify something that is wrong, and then motivates us to fix it. Anger is not always sinful, because Ephesians 4:26 “Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath.” The phrase “Ephesians 4:26 “Be ye angry, and…
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Anger Part One

Last December in Arkansas, a three year old was shot while in the backseat of his grandmother’s car. Why? What would make a man shoot a three year old? The story that came out is that the grandmother stopped at a stoplight. The man behind her thought she was waiting too long, and so honked.…
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New Year’s Resolution – Controlling Your Anger

By now, no doubt, your New Years resolutions are a distant memory. You’ve probably concluded that they were a bad idea anyway. Your goals, however, were probably noble and should still be considered. Most New Year’s Resolutions have to do with eating better or doing something for the environment, but let me suggest a New…
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