Steve Bergstrom’s sermon on the importance of our words.
Proverbs 17:28 Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue.
Proverbs 13:3 Those who control their tongue will have a long life; opening your mouth can ruin everything.
Proverbs 12:16 A fool shows his annoyance at once, but a prudent man overlooks an insult.
Proverbs 12:18 Reckless words pierce like a sword, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
Proverbs 15:1 A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
Proverbs 10:19 When words are many, sin is not absent, but he who holds his tongue is wise.
Proverbs 17:27a A truly wise person uses few words.
Proverbs 17:9 He who covers an offense promotes love, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.
Proverbs 26:20a Without wood a fire goes out…