The Weight of Your Words Author:Joseph M. Stowell Mere words don't matter - or do they? — Can we freely speak our minds at any time without fear of suffering consequences? Of course not. Contrary to the old children's jingle, the wrong words or wrong attitudes in our speech can be every bit as damaging as sticks and stones. Instead of breaking bones, though, hurtful words crush others' spirit... more »s through slander, deceit, lies, gossip, boasting, and murmuring. How has the weight of your words affected relationships in your life?
But there's hope to cure our wagging tongues. The application of God's Word can alter your speech patterns to ones that are positive and uplifting, instead of ones filled with malice. With this guide, you can detect harsh, self-centered speaking habits in yourself and replace with words that heal, help, encourage, and warm others, guided by the Holy Spirit.« less