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If we are around it too much, we become more prone to anger ourselves. In relationships where sinful anger is already a struggle, Matthew tells us the general principle of dealing with sin:. If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, between you and him alone. If he listens to you, you have gained your brother. But if he does not listen, take one or two others along with you, that every charge may be established by the evidence of two or three witnesses.
If he refuses to listen to them, tell it to the church.
- St. John Cassian’s Institutes: On Anger.
- Grace Fellowship Church: Toronto, ON, Canada > Walter on Anger.
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And if he refuses to listen even to the church, let him be to you as a Gentile and a tax collector. Be especially careful of your own physical, mental, and spiritual well-being.
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If you are fearful for your safety, bring in trusted advisers, and get yourself—and others for whom you are responsible—into a safe place. A hot-tempered man stirs up strife, but he who is slow to anger quiets contention. Angry people tend to start fights, which is far more damaging than helpful.
Anger cripples reason. Many news articles show how anger causes reckless, illogical, and damaging behavior. Decisions made in anger are dangerous! Due to sin, human anger is untrustworthy and should never be used to motivate action. Instead, it must be extinguished swiftly and surely. Then, once the anger is safely quenched, search for the wrong which ignited it—starting with yourself!
Search me, O God, and know my heart! Try me and know my thoughts! And see if there be any grievous way in me, and lead me in the way everlasting! He rose from the dead, conquering death, so we could one day stand with him in that victory. Then he returned to the Father so he could send us the Holy Spirit, who works in us continually to make us image-bearers of Christ, our Savior.
The Holy Spirit searches us and takes every thought captive to the obedience of Christ, making us increasingly aware of our triggers and temptations towards wrath so that we may see danger coming and turn away. We work alongside the Spirit, listening and obeying, relying on the strength of God for our daily obedience. God is our example: If he loved us so much that he provided his only Son to mitigate his just and holy anger against sin, how much more should we in gratitude lay aside our selfish anger to love those he has placed around us? Brad Archer lives in Buffalo Grove, Ill.tafrelate.gq
Enduring Word Bible Commentary Isaiah Chapter 9
In his increasingly limited free time, he enjoys playing board games with friends, catching up on his reading, and writing his thoughts down before they run away. Expressing sorrow over both realities before the I want to speak to Christians who feel defeated. Sin shall no longer be your master. You will Here are 5 key passages from recent Christian articles around the web, including an article on knowing God's voice, and another on some misconceptions of Christian growth. Call Follow Unlocking the Bible. Unlocking the Bible P. Box Barrington, IL Call Archive Authors. April 5, The Anger of the Lord I will punish the world for its evil, and the wicked for their iniquity; I will put an end to the pomp of the arrogant, and lay low the pompous pride of the ruthless…Therefore I will make the heavens tremble, and the earth will be shaken out of its place, at the wrath of the Lord of hosts in the day of his fierce anger.
The Anger of Man The complication is that our personal sin can incite our anger even more easily than the sin committed against us. Continuing this trend are more examples of humans acting in anger: Levi and Simeon angrily wipe out a city. Saul, in a rage, tries to kill David.
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Jonah angrily pouts when God spares Nineveh. Develop a long fuse. Proverbs While God is just and right in his anger, he is also slow to anger. Do not let your anger drive your actions. Be angry, and do not sin; ponder in your own hearts on your beds, and be silent. Proverbs Ideally, anger can tell us that something is wrong and energize us to do something about it. Get over your anger quickly. Ephesians Get over it, and fast. Be wary of the anger of others. Proverbs Anger is contagious.
In relationships where sinful anger is already a struggle, Matthew tells us the general principle of dealing with sin: If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, between you and him alone. So we lose control and fly into a temper fit, or we choose to keep dwelling on whatever it was that made us angry until our anger poisons our thoughts and behavior toward somebody. Anger is like a fever—it is usually an indication that something else is wrong, either in our attitudes or our relationships. In other words, deal with your anger before it destroys you.
Robert Jeffress, Used by permission. Blog The Danger of Anger. First Baptist Church.
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