October 13, 2022 Cindy Goding

The Importance of Our Words

The Importance of Our Words

By Sherry Farnsworth

“If any one thinks he/she is religious and does not bridle his/her tongue but deceives his/her heart, that person’s religion is worthless.”

-James 1:26

“For by your words you will be justified and by your words you will be condemned”

-Matthew 2:37

“Know this my beloved brothers/sisters; let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, and be slow to anger.”

-James 1:19

“Whoever desires to love life and see good days, let him/her keep his/her tongue from evil and lips from speaking deceit”

-1 Peter 3:10

“Let no corrupt talk come out of your mouths, but speak only what is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear it”

-Ephesians 4:29