Real Talk

July 7, 2024 | Part 7

In this message, you will learn the power of your tongue to speak life or death. You will face the damage that a perverse and polluted tongue can do in your life and learn how to receive a new tongue that offers blessings!

“For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead.” James 2:26 (ESV) 

SCRIPTURE: James 3:1-12; Proverbs 18:21; Psalm 141:3-4; Matthew 12:34; Proverbs 12:18; James 4:7-10 (ESV) 

  1. Powerful Tongue
  2. Perverse Tongue
  3. Polluted Tongue

Respond in Prayer

  • Submit yourself to God.
  • Grieve, weep, and repent of perverse and polluted speech.
  • Humble yourself, and God will give you a new tongue.

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