1) Good and Angry: Redeeming Anger, Irritation, Complaining, and BitternessPrice Disclaimer
Top Christian Books on Anger // #1
From David Powlison, MDiv, PhD -Executive Director of CCEF and a counselor with over thirty years of experience – comes a groundbreaking new book that contents anger is not purely a problem to solve. In Good and Angry, Powlison illustrates that anger is a multi-faceted human response to things we perceive as wrong in a complex world. Therefore, we must learn how to effectively and honestly deal with this complex emotion. Powlison undertakes an in-depth exploration of the roots of our often negatively perceived emotion in this must read Christian book on anger.
2) Unoffendable: How Just One Change Can Make All of Life Better
Top Christian Books on Anger // #2
If you think anger is a right and entitlement, Christian radio host and author Brant Hansen urges you to think again.
In Unoffendable: How Just One Change Can Make All of Life Better Hansen argues a radical new idea: humans are not entitled to get angry or be offended. And, when we lose our “right” to be offended we gain a much happier and stress free life.
Unoffendable offers a unique perspective on anger you’ve probably never considered before and could potentially change your life.
3) Respectable Sins
Top Christian Books on Anger // #3
Dr. Jerry Bridges – a best-selling author, collegiate minister and popular speaker – believes Christians have become so preoccupied with “major” sins we’ve lost track of dealing with smaller ones. Bridges honestly addresses the “acceptable” sins we tend to tolerate in ourselves (like pride and anger). His book goes right to the heart of the matter of anger and challenges you to explore your own feelings. Additionally, a separate discussion guide is available.
4) Enemies of the Heart: Breaking Free from the Four Emotions That Control You
Top Christian Books on Anger // #4
You can break free from the terrible power of guilt, anger, greed, and jealousy, says Andy Stanley – a pastor, communicator, author, and the founder of North Point Ministries. In Enemies of the Heart he shows you have. Stanley’s practical, biblical guidance will help you break free from these four evil emotions that can potentially control your life.
5) Anger: Handling a Powerful Emotion in a Healthy Way
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Top Christian Books on Anger // #5
Do you know what’s easy? Getting angry! From traffic jams to high cable bills, there is so much in the world that can potentially make us mad. However, counselor and author Dr. Gary Chapman, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The 5 Love Languages®, wants to also show you that it’s easy to not get angry (if you put the work in). Using great tips, real-life stories and practical principles, Chapman shows readers how to direct anger in ways that are healthy and productive. Get Anger: Handling a Powerful Emotion in a Healthy Way.
6) Uprooting Anger: Biblical Help for a Common Problem
Top Christian Books on Anger // #6
When you garden you know that it’s important to pull out the weeds all the way to the root or they’ll just grow back. How come that principal isn’t as easy when it comes to emotions like deep rooted anger?
In Uprooting Anger: Biblical Help for a Common Problem, Robert Jones – pastor of Grace Fellowship Church in Hurricane, West Virginia – shows readers how to make godly changes in their lives. This book is a practical Christ-centered resource for anyone looking to read more about anger from a Christian perspective. Get Uprooting Anger now.
7) Runaway Emotions: Why You Feel the Way You Do and What God Wants You to Do About It
Top Christian Books on Anger // #7
Emotions are great because, like any good fire alarm, they alert us to a greater danger. But emotions can also be bad when they get out of control. Thankfully, you don’t have to let runaway emotions get the better of you, your family or your future. In Runaway Emotions: Why You Feel the Way You Do and What God Wants You to Do About It pastor Jeff Shreve shows us how using the Bible can help us keeping our emotions in check and working for us in a positive way.