The Heart of Anger: Practical Help for the Prevention and Cure of Anger in Children

October 29, 2020
The Heart of Anger: Practical Help for the Prevention and Cure of Anger in Children

Originally published 1996 as "How to Help Angry Kids" byCalvaryJohn F. MacArthur Jr. (Foreword)Anger! Is it ever a problem in your home? Do your children everspeak to you in angry, disrespectful tones? Do they ever fightbetween themselves? Have you ever lost your patience and composurewhen dealing with an infuriating situation in the home? Well, ifyou honesty answered "yes" to any of these questions, you need thisbook. Christian families, especially those in which the childrenare home for most of the day, experience episodes of frustrationand anger. This new book deals with anger's root causes, offeringcorrective advice from a biblical perspective. Pastor andradio-teacher John MacArthur, Jr. has said, "This book goes beyondthe external manifestations of anger and deals with the internalsource—the thoughts and intents of the heart. I know of no otherbook that addresses this problem with such practical and applicablebiblical wisdom.""Lou has written an extremely readable and practical book abouta problem frequently encountered by too rarely addressed. There isnothing else like it. Counselors will want their own copy as wellas others to give away. Pastors will put it in their libraries andchurch bookstores. Parents will devour it. Christian children willbenefit from it; and the Church in general will be in Lou's debtfor writing it. It is a book whose time has come." —Jay Adams,Author, Radio-Teacher, Co-Founder of The National Association ofNouthetic Counseling.