#6: Speak Life - The Power of the Tongue
Welcome back to the Elevate Motherhood Podcast!
In this episode, Courtney shares one of the things that has changed her life in the biggest way – speaking life. The power of our tongue. Speaking words that align with our prayers and our faith. Does it matter what we say? Does God care what we say? Does it matter if we believe He will do what we want Him to do? How do we speak life over our kids and our families? How do we deal with prayers that aren’t answered? Or aren’t answered in the way we wanted? Who do we go to if we feel isolated and anxious? Is hope the antidote to a life of disappointment? Join us in the conversation!
Romans 10:9 says if you believe with your heart and confess with your mouth, you will be saved.
1 Peter 3:10 for the scriptures say- if you want to enjoy your life and see many happy days, keep your tongue from speaking evil and your lips from telling lies.
Ephesians 4:29 Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building up others according to their needs, that it may give grace to those who hear.
Matthew 12:36-27 On the say of judgment people will give account for every careless word they speak, for by your word you will be justified and by your words you will be condemned.
Proverbs 12:18 There is one whose rash words are like sword thrusts, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
James 1:26 says if anyone thinks he is religious and does not bridle his tongue but deceives his heart this person’s religion is worthless.
Psalm 19:14 says may the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, o Lord, my rock and my redeemer.
John 10:10 The devil came to steal kill and destroy but Jesus came to give life and life abundant.
Romans 8:28 And we know that God works all things together for good for those who love him and have been called according to his purpose.
Romans 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the holy spirit.
fEphesians 3:20 He is able to do immeasurably more than we can ask or imagine, according to His power that is at work within us. To Him be the Glory!
John 10:10 The thief came to steal kill and destroy but Jesus came to give life and life abundant.
Proverbs 15:15 All the days of the afflicted are evil, but the cheerful of heart has a continual feast.
Matthew 12:34 says Out of the abundance of the heart the mouth speaks.
Philippians 4:8- Think about whatever is true, noble, right, pure, lovely, admirable, if anything is excellent or praiseworthy- think about such things.
Mark 4:24 Take care what you listen to- the more you listen, the more understanding you will be given.
James 1:5-8 If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.
Psalm 141:3 Set a guard over my mouth, keep watch at the door of my lips.
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