Wise Words

“The words of the reckless pierce like swords, but the tongue of the wise brings healing,” Proverbs 12:18. I recently had a conversation with someone whose words were full of wisdom, healing, kindness, and life. We were discussing a difficult situation that she needed to deal with, one that could not only harm her relationship […]

Working Words

“May the favor of the Lord our God rest on us; establish the work of our hands for us—yes, establish the work of our hands,” Psalm 90:17. Can God’s favor really rest on us as we work? Now that’s a big thought, isn’t it? Yes, it can! Every morning before I start my day, I […]

Speak Life

Recently I was listening to the radio and heard a song that brought me up short—“Speak Life” by TobyMac. The song talks about changing people’s lives by the words you say. I know that’s true, of course, and I try to speak—and write—life into people’s lives whenever I can. But the words of this song […]