We can know people by their actions – words alone without actions that agree are not enough

The Tree and Its Fruit “Beware of false prophets who come disguised as harmless sheep but are really vicious wolves.  You can identify them by their fruit, that is, by the way they act. Can you pick grapes from thornbushes, or figs from thistles?  A good tree produces good fruit, and a bad tree produces […]

Our words are powerful. They can be used for good and encouragement or they can tear down and destroy. The choice is ours and ours alone:

Our words are powerful. They can be used for good and encouragement or they can tear down and destroy.  The choice is ours and ours alone: The one who guards his mouth and his tongue keeps his life from troubles.  (Proverbs 21:23 New English Translation) Speaking recklessly is like the thrusts of a sword, but the words of […]