Spread the Word

“I have hated words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right.” Markus Zusak, The Book Thief I’m a little concerned that if you have been religiously following the devotional this week that you may be afraid to open your mouth. You probably are thinking about putting an “out of…

Hold Your Tongue

“May these words of my mouth and this meditation of my heart be pleasing in your sight, Lord, my Rock and my Redeemer.” – Psalms 19:14 I feel this devotional may create some unease or even some apprehension. Even so, I think it is important we don’t use being a Christian or Christianity as justification…

Slip Of The Tongue

The tongue is an interesting organ. For starters, here are a few cool facts you may have never known about that tongue of yours: One taste bud has 50-100 taste cells. No single cell can identify both sweet and bitter. The tongue heals faster than any other part of the body. The human tongue is…

Rolling Off The Tongue

“Life isn’t about just talking, it’s about thinking too.” ? Marie Symeou We’re talking about the tongue and our words this week in a series that we’re calling Small Things Big Difference. We looked at James 3: 3-12 which gives perhaps the most accurate, biting description of the tongue in all of Scripture and perhaps…

Bite your Tongue

“Give thy thoughts no tongue.” – William Shakespeare A weapon of mass destruction is a nuclear, radiological, biological, chemical or other weapon that can kill and bring significant harm to a large number of humans or cause great damage to human-made structures (e.g. buildings), natural structures (e.g. mountains), or the biosphere. And while it is…