Anger – Mental Health/Bible 5
What does the Bible say about anger? Is it forbidden? You may be surprised to learn that the Bible’s stand on anger fits well with the new brain research about anger. Once again, science is aligning with what God tells us in scripture.
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We’ve recently been reworking a series we did a decade ago, called Mental Health and the Bible. Some of the presentations were too long and others I’ve learned a lot about on the topic, so I’m going to add some of that in. It’s just a basic re-edit and update.
This one today is on Anger, and it’s the fifth in the series. If you’d like to see more of them, you can look them up with a search on our Website. That’s liferesource – that’s all one word – .org.
So anger is a part of everybody’s life, whether we like it or not. Many people, I believe – in the Christian world, at least – think that anger is wrong. And actually, that’s not the biblical stance. I’d like you to turn with me to Ephesians 4, and verse 26, and let’s look at, probably, the most widely known scripture in the Bible about anger. It says – this is Ephesians 4:26:
For Further Consideration
To learn more about anger as related to Christian life, see our Series, Taking a Look at Our Emotions.
To access the book, Wild At Heart, mentioned in the presentation, click on this link.