"Those who control their tongue will have a long life; opening your mouth can ruin everything" (Proverbs 13:3 NLT).
The apostles were humble enough to realize they needed more faith if they were going to live in the supernatural commands of our Lord. (Lk 17:1-5)
An arrogant person never asks “what do you need?” in a vacuum. There’s always a pre- or post-analysis that includes, often silently, “…and what’s in it for me?”
One of the most common questions I receive from people is, “How do I know that I’m doing God’s will?”
A gentle answer turns away wrath, But a harsh word stirs up anger. (Proverbs 15:1)
"So get rid of all the filth and evil in your lives, and humbly accept the word God has planted in your hearts, for it has the power to save your souls." (James 1:21 - NLT)
"For the word of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God." (1 Corinthians 1:18)
"The grass withers and the flowers fade but the word of our God stands forever” (Isaiah 40:8).
The words of the wise are like cattle prods--painful but helpful. Their collected sayings are like a nail-studded stick with which a shepherd drives the sheep. - Ecclesiastes 12:11 (NLT)
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