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Anger management (5)

Anger management (5)

If you’re serious about managing your anger, here are two things to keep in mind: 1) Don’t hang out your dirty laundry in public. Keep it in the laundry room. When you’re hurt and angry, spreading gossip about your offender comes naturally. Don’t do it. The Bible says, ‘A ...

Bob Gass

June 5th, 2017

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Anger management (4)

Anger management (4)

The Bible says: ‘Don’t use foul or abusive language. Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them. And do not bring sorrow to God’s Holy Spirit by the way you live’ (vv. 29-30 NLT). Notice, when you lash out ...

Bob Gass

June 4th, 2017

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Anger management (3)

Anger management (3)

What you store on your computer’s hard drive can be recalled by touching a key. Jesus said: ‘The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart…the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For out of the overflow of his heart ...

Bob Gass

June 3rd, 2017

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Anger management (2)

Anger management (2)

When it comes to practicing anger management, here are two important Bible principles: 1) Don’t blame people and things. Blaming is a way of evading responsibility while pointing your finger elsewhere. ‘If only you’d arrive on time, I wouldn’t have to nag you,’ or ‘If you’d ...

Bob Gass

June 2nd, 2017

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Anger management (1)

Anger management (1)

Here’s a Bible plan for growth that includes anger management: ‘Let the Spirit renew your thoughts and attitudes. Put on your new nature, created to be like God – truly righteous and holy. So stop telling lies. Let us tell our neighbors the truth, for we are all parts of the

Bob Gass

June 1st, 2017

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Your Anger Is Doing Damage

Your Anger Is Doing Damage

Angry outbursts are destructive in all relationships, especially in the home. Children are the most vulnerable to parental anger, and they mirror their parents’ behavior. As adults, we shape our children’s destiny by our words, behaviors, and attitudes, and if they’re raised

Bob Gass

April 7th, 2016

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Control Your Anger!

Uncontrolled anger is like jumping into your car, revving the engine, and discovering too late that the brakes don’t work. The Bible says, ‘Don’t stay angry. Don’t go to bed angry. Don’t give the Devil that kind of foothold in your life’ (vv. 26-27 MSG). Did you get that? ...

Bob Gass

December 8th, 2015

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Release from Bitterness (1)

Release from Bitterness (1)

Anger is often the product of frustrated expectations. We expect something, and when we don’t get it we end up disappointed and angry. And our anger leads to a dysfunctional personal, spiritual, and relational lifestyle. Frustrated expectations are often rooted in early ...

Bob Gass

November 14th, 2014

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