Anger and Bitterness

Ecclesiastes 7:1-10

The theme of the book of Ecclesiastes is that everything in life is worthless without God. A person might misunderstand the book if they do not finish it. Solomon begins with an evaluation of life in 1:14.

He closes his observations in chapter 12:13.

Along the way he gives us many important truths. One of these deals with the emotion of 'Anger'.

Every one of us needs to learn how to deal with the emotion of anger. If we fail to deal with anger properly it often leads to becoming bitter, and bitterness will literally destroy us. All of us have a mental picture of someone right now. We know that they are angry and bitter, even if they don't know it!

I. How Anger Gets Started.

II. Why Anger Causes Damage

III. How Anger Is Beneficial

IV. How to Properly Handle Anger