This Sunday Journey with John to Jesus Sunday School Class Introduced by Jim Thacher and Taught by Gifted and Godly Men of Midvalley John 15 Just this last weekend we were told of an attack on Pakistani Christians celebrating Easter. While claiming responsibility (not just accepting it) the Islamic leader disavowed any intent to kill women and children (political cor...Keep Reading
Words matter to God and He keeps a record of every word we speak!
Jesus said, "I tell you that on the Day of Judgment people will have to account for every careless word they speak" (Matt 12:36). We expect Jesus to condemn profane and vile uses of the tongue, but idle words? All of us say some words carelessly, without concern for their impact on others. Why would God care about those? We assume that the sins of our tongue are minor sins, sins that God will overlook. Jesus was fully aware of the devastating nature of our words.This Sunday we will look at what Proverbs has to say about the destructive words we use and how with God's help, we can keep our tongues in check.