Know this, my beloved brothers: let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God. (James 1:19–20 ESV)

When I was a little fellow, Oakey Carver taught me a song called “Put Your Hand in the Hand.” I didn’t know it then, but I know now that a group called Ocean made the song popular. As far as I knew then, Oakey Carver made it popular. Part of the lyrics go like this: