Hello Readers & Followers,
How is your week going? I hope you are well.
I'd like to briefly teach on how we can use our mouths as Christians. What does the Word of God say about the use of our mouths?
Ephesians 4:29 says "Don’t use foul or abusive language. Let everything you say be good and helpful so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them."
God is wanting you to say the right thing at the right time and help others by what you say. The Bible says that the words of a wise person's mouth are gracious (Ecclesiastes 10:12). Are your words gracious?
When you speak, don’t say anything bad but say the good things that people need—whatever will help them grow stronger. Then what you say will be a blessing to those who hear you.
Proverbs 21:23 says "Those who guard their mouths and their tongues keep themselves from calamity."
- Are you saying the things that will help others grow stronger?
- When you are frustrated, what comes out of your mouth?
- When you are happy, what comes out of your mouth?
- When you say something behind someone, what comes out of your mouth?
I'd like to encourage you to avoid using your mouth when: