The topic for today - Words. The words that we speak to others. The words that others speak to us. The power of words spoken to others. The power of words spoken to us.
The tongue has the power of life and death.
Words have the power of life and death. You can speak life into someone through your words, or you can bring them down by them.
All words that would life a person up.
You were a mistake. What were you thinking? You are lying. You are an idiot. I hate you.
All words that would bring a person down.
Personally, I want to lift others up with my words. I have been brought down by words that people have said to me too many times. I remember things all too well. I can still hear full conversations of people putting me down. It is a daily struggle to forgive some of the words that have been spoken to me.
Use your words wisely. Is it really necessary to say everything that comes to your mind? If you wouldn't want it said to you, then you probably shouldn't say it to someone. Always think before speaking.
How have you been hurt by someones words? What power do words have in your life? Do you think before speaking?