God's Anger Management:
For every minute you
are angry, you lose
60 seconds of happiness.
Stay in control of your anger. Do not let your
anger control you.
'People with understanding control their anger;
A hot temper shows great foolishness.'
'A gentle answer turns away wrath,but a harsh
word stirs up anger.' Proverbs 15:1
'Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome
evil with good.' Romans 12:21
When your tempted to lose patience with
someone, think how patient God has
been with you.
'The Lord is slow to anger and great in
'For the wrath of man does not produce the
righteousness of God.' James 1:20
'A wrathful man stirs up contention, but one
who is slow to anger appeases strife.'
'He who is slow to
anger is better then the mighty,
and he who rules his
spirit than he who
takes a city.' Proverbs 16:32
Forgive people, even those who are not sorry
for their actions. Holding on to anger
only hurts you - not them.
'Beloved, do not avenge yourselves, but rather
give place to wrath; for it is written, "Vengeance
is Mine, I will repay," says the Lord.'
Anger is a condition in which the tongue works
faster than the mind.
Never say mean words out of anger. Your
will pass. But your mean words can scar a
person for life. So use kind words or be silent.
"Let all bitterness and wrath, and anger, and
clamor and evil speaking, be put away from
you, with all malice." Ephesians 4:31
'A fool gives full went to his anger, but a wise
man keeps himself under control.' Proverbs
'Cease from anger and forsake wrath.' Psalm
Anger, resentment, jealousy, and hate are all
traits of the devil. Forgiveness, understanding,
acceptance, and love are all
the traits of Jesus.
'Do not repay evil for evil or reviling for
reviling, but on the contrary, bless, for to this
you were called, that you may obtain a blessing.
"For whoever desires to love life and see good
days, let him keep his tongue from evil and his
lips from speaking deceit." 1 Peter 3:9,10
Make your anger so expensive that no one
can afford it, and make your happiness so cheap
that everyone can get it for free.
'The discretion of a man makes him slow to
anger, and his glory is to overlook a
transgression.' Proverbs 19:11
Bitterness is a result of clinging on to negative
experiences. It serves you no good and closes
the door on your future.
'Seek good and not evil.' Amos 5:14
'Do not be quickly provoked in your spirit, for anger
resides in the lap of fools.' Ecclesiastics
The more anger you hold toward the past in
your heart, the less capable you are of
loving the present.
It’s so important to realize that every time
get upset, it drains your emotional energy.
Losing your cool makes you tired.
Getting angry a lot messes with your health.
'If anyone thinks he is religious and does
not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart,
this person's religion is worthless.' James
'The righteous should choose his friends carefully,
for the way of the wicked leads them
astray.' Proverbs 12:26
Forgiveness might make us look weak, but
the weakest person is the one who holds
anger, hatred, and revenge.
'The desire of the righteous is only good, but the
expectation of the wicked is wrath.' Proverbs
The two types of anger:
Positive / Wise Person:
Righteous anger reflects God's perspective.
It reflects God's hatred of evil and sin.
It reflects God's love for justice.
Negative / Foolish Person:
Unrighteous anger promotes self interest.
It protects self interest.
It reflects evil and inappropriate behavior.
Your smile is a signature of God on your face,
do not allow it
to be erased by your anger.