Tue, Sep 05|
Women's Tuesday Night Bible Study: THE MYTH OF RIGHTEOUS ANGER
This class runs alongside the Men's Bible Study on Tuesday nights. This class will be using the book "Unoffendable" by Brant Hansen as we delve into The Myth of Righteous Anger.
Time & Location
Sep 05, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
MVPC, 2500 N Garfield Ave, Loveland, CO 80538, USA
About the event
BEGINS TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 5 at 7:00pm
This class runs alongside the Men's Bible Study on Tuesday nights.
This class will be using the book "Unoffendable" by Brant Hansen as we delve into The Myth of Righteous Anger.
Not entitled to get angry? Really?
It’s a radical, provocative idea: We’re not entitled to get offended or stay angry. The idea of our own “righteous anger” is a myth. It is the number one problem in our societies today and, as Dallas Willard says, Christians have not been taught out of it.
As it turns out, giving up our “right” to be offended can be one of the most freeing, healthy, simplifying, relaxing, refreshing, stress-relieving, and encouraging things we can do.
In Unoffendable readers will find something of immeasurable value—a concrete, practical way to live life with less stress. They’ll adjust their expectations to fit human nature and replace perpetual anger with refreshing humility and gratitude.
The book offers a unique viewpoint, challenging the idea that Christians can ever harbor “righteous anger” or that there even is such a thing for believers.
Few other books exist with such a radical, provocative proposal to consider. We have no right to anger. We are to get rid of it, period. Completely. And it is possible to choose to be “unoffendable.”
Through the author’s winsome, humorous, and conversational style, this book doesn’t add another thing to do on a stressed-out person’s ever-growing list. Better, it actually seeks to lift religious burdens from readers’ backs and allow them to experience the joy of gratitude, perhaps for the first time, every single day of their lives.