When To Be Silent

If you claim to be religious but don’t control your tongue, you are fooling yourself, and your religion is worthless. – James 1:26 (NLT)

As Christians we commonly know and follow biblical guidelines on most areas of our life; but how many of us knew there are guidelines to how we use our mouth and our speech? I for one knew there should be but I never actually took them to heart or seriously until one day when in the place of prayer I felt God convicting me about my speech. As much as it’s important we know when to speak and what to say; it’s also important we know when to be silent – there is a time to speak and a time to be silent (Ecc 3:17)

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am i a prophet

“I TOO AM A PROPHET”

Chapter 13, verses 1 to 30 of the 1st book of the account of Kings, tells the story of a “man of God” whom the Lord sent to deliver a message. The Lord, being a very precise and disciplined God, gave him detailed instructions bearing on what, where and who. The man of God obediently delivered his message and left following God’s instruction until he came across an “old prophet”. This old prophet tried to get him to go back on what God had told him but he failed. Then this old (and obviously very wise) prophet said “I too am a Prophet” Continue reading ““I TOO AM A PROPHET””