Another illustration of the power of words and their influence on feelings.
Just something to ponder! (smile)
For our reading pleasure:
Words described as:
Acceptable – Ecclesiastes 12:10
Lying and corrupt – Daniel 2:9
Enticing – 1 Corinthians 2:4
Easy – 1 Corinthians 14:9, 19
Unspeakable – 2 Corinthians 12:4
Vain – Ephesians 5:6
Flattering – 1 Thessalonians 2:5
Wholesome – 1 Timothy 6:3
Words power of, to:
Stir up wrath – Proverbs 15:1
Wound – Proverbs 26:22
Sustain – Isaiah 50:4
Determine destiny – Matthew 12:36, 37
God bless us, by faith, as we meditate on Psalm 19:14, Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable in thy sight, O Lord, my strength, and my redeemer; and Ephesians 4:29, Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers. Let thy will be done.
The words we use tell what’s in our heart. 😰 The words we use tells our level of spiritual maturity. Got fruit? 😰
We are living in a time where words travel faster and can go viral quickly! Isn’t it amazing the things that grab our attention. 😨
We choose every time we communicate to draw or repel. We project a positive or negative attitude with our words.
God bless us as we learn to choose our words to build up, heal and encourage one another. 😊
Comments, thoughts, anyone? Anyone? 😉
Proverbs 8:6 – Hear; for I will speak of excellent things; and the opening of my lips shall be right things.
Proverbs 15:1 – A soft answer turn away wrath: but grievous words stir up anger.
Proverbs 18:21 – Death and life are in the power of the tongue: and they that love it shall eat the fruit thereof.
Proverbs 21:23 – Whoso keeps his mouth and his tongue keeps his soul from troubles.