On today’s Equipping You in Grace show, Dave Jenkins and Dr. Robert D. Jones have a wide-ranging conversation on righteous and unrighteous anger and how it affects our walk with God and relationship with others, along with his book, Anger: Calming Your Heart (P&R, 2019)
What you’ll hear in this episode
- The four assurance people need to deal with their anger.
- Paul’s principle of putting off the flesh and putting on Christ and how this principle helps Christians who struggle with anger.
- Why it’s so crucial for people to understand the righteous wrath of God before Christians talk with others about righteous and unrighteous anger.
- What righteous anger is and how we can know if we have righteous or unrighteous anger in our lives.
- How prayer helps address our issues with anger.
- Some strategies to use for those who struggle with sinful anger when they feel it is coming on.
- What it looks like to overlook sin, including when to do this and how to do it well.
- How Christians who struggle with sinful anger can learn to be patient and gracious with others.
- Some principles pastors and biblical counselors can use when counseling those who struggle with sinful anger.
- How biblical lament helps Christians address anger in their lives.
- Advice for Christian parents struggling to deal with their angry child.
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