Proverbs 12:18 “Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.” The words we speak bring life or death; havoc or peace; build up or tear down. Bridling our words is so difficult, but so important. “Words” offers help in taming the tongue, while challenging the importance of a tongue that inspires the body of Christ to greater Godliness, fruitfulness and effectiveness.
How about you? Are your words under the control of the Holy Spirit or like a fire out of control? How is God speaking to you on making your words His instrument for life, growth, and fruitfulness. What Scriptures have better equipped you to seek only His glory and not what the world craves? Click here to join in the conversation and share Scripture or thoughts on this area. (Click here to read the full teaching on Lordship.)