James 3:1-2 | Pastor Stephen Conley

Faith and Our Speech Part 1

1.       The Significant Weight of Our Speech (vs. 1)

  • A Stern Warning to aspiring teachers
  • A Strict Judgment for all teachers

2.       The Serious Pitfalls of our Speech (vs. 2)

  • Stumbling with our tongue is inevitable
  • Controlling our tongue is impossible

3.       God’s Substantial Wisdom Regarding Our Speech

From James to Proverbs

  • Every word has a price tag (Prov. 10:8; 10:19; 12:18; 7:21-23)
  • Every word has direction (Prov. 18:21; 12:22; 26:20-22; 25:11)