The Near Myth of Righteous Anger

Anger. “Righteous anger” is nearly a myth among mortals. As someone stands on the edge of a cliff – needing only a nudge to lose his footing and plummet to the bottom – the human heart often stands right at the edge of anger and wrath. Even a moment of righteous offense can be enough to provoke us to jump over the edge into sinful anger. When your heart says, “my anger is righteous,” beware. You are already hanging off the ledge, with only a finger tip grip; one nudge away from disaster. God knows this about us so He lovingly exhorts us: Ephesians 4:31 – Let all bitterness and […]