The tongue also is a fire, a world of evil among the parts of the body. It corrupts the whole body, sets the whole course of one’s life on fire, and is itself set on fire by hell,” James 3: 6 New International Version. Positive confession, affirmations, and naming and claiming cannot override the power of the tongue. The Bible says that it has to be tamed because it’s small spark can set a forest on fire. It contains the power of life and death, and those who love using it will eat the fruit of their words.
The scriptures say that death and life are in the power of the tongue, this week Kim Whyatt helps us understand the power of the choice that God has given us.
Taming the tongue is a fight you can win with words–fighting words. You have the power to tame the tongue with the help of the Holy Spirit!
Blessing and cursing are the fruit of how you choose to use your tongue. We explore the difference between good fruit and rotten fruit and their effect in your life.
As the tongue is set on fire of hell, the scriptures also tell us that the heart is the source of evil. Thankfully, Jesus is the cure for our heart disease.