How difficult it is to control your tongue? James 3 says the tongue “completely contaminates” our bodies when it’s used to speak evil of another.
These five passages exhort Christ-followers to hold their tongues and be trustworthy and truthful.
Are you satisfied with the life God’s given you, or are you constantly seeking just a bit more? These five passages encourage Christ-followers to accept God’s provision as enough, no matter the situation.
Who do you see when you look in the mirror? It’s so easy to get caught up in how the world sees you and compare yourself to others. You get amnesia about your true identity and worth in Christ. Let these six passages serve as a reminder—God sees you as his redeemed child because he sees you through the lens of Jesus.
Is raising godly children one of the most difficult challenges you’ve ever faced? Love the Lord, live in his ways, know his truth, and talk about it with your children in every circumstance of life. Apply loving discipline and trust God to draw and keep them near his side.
Are you seeking direction in this life that is often disorienting and discouraging? These five passages assure you that the same hand of God that created you will also guide you when you focus on Jesus.
Is your mind filled with despair and doubt? Are you terrified by the evil of this present age? Scripture tells us that God didn’t give us a cowardly spirit but a spirit of power, love, and good judgment.
Is your life filled with trials and turmoil? Are you worried about the future? These four passages encourage you to tell God your needs, focus your thoughts on what is right, and trust that Jesus’ ultimate victory will bring the forever peace you seek.