Timeless truths about fire. You probably remember the horror of literally thousands of acres of forest burned down by a thoughtless act. To see trees carelessly destroyed is angering. I may not be a “tree hugger” but I love nature. Add to that the lives that were forever changed and we see the devastation of … Continue reading Fire in your mouth!
Timeless truths about speech. There are many ways in which we “stumble.” The most common is in our speech. For example, we stumble in our speech through criticism, gossip, lying, arrogance, and slander. Remember the context of this verse. James just introduced the responsibility of teachers. Here is speaks of our words. Words are very … Continue reading The power of the tongue.