In Matthew 12, Jesus reminds us that our words are always the overflow of what’s in our hearts. In James 3, we’re taken deeper into this reality, revealing to us the power of our tongues and the difference our transformed heart makes on the way we speak. Miss this past weekend’s message? Check it out below!


Next Step Questions

Both discouragement and encouragement stick with us. Can you think of a time when you experienced the power of words spoken over you?

What are the marks of listening to understand verses simply listening to respond? Who’s listened well to you? 

As you look over the battles in your life and the life of those around you, who needs a word of encouragement that literally gives courage in what they are facing? Do it!