November 15

November 15

“Will was not without his intentions to be always generous, but our tongues are little triggers which have usually been pulled before general intentions can be brought to bear.”

– George Eliot

Proverbs 18:21: The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it will eat its fruit.

Proverbs 14:16: Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.

Proverbs 12:18: The words of the reckless pierce like swords, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.

Proverbs 18:7: The mouths of fools are their undoing, and their lips are a snare to their very lives.

Proverbs 26:28: A lying tongue hates those it hurts, and a flattering mouth works ruin.

Proverbs 17:28: Even fools are thought wise if they keep silent, and discerning if they hold their tongues.

Proverbs 10:19: Sin is not ended by multiplying words, but the prudent hold their tongues.

Proverbs 15:4: The soothing tongue is a tree of life, but a perverse tongue crushes the spirit.

Proverbs 12:25: Anxiety weighs down the heart, but a kind word cheers it up.

Proverbs 18:4: The words of the mouth are deep waters, but the fountain of wisdom is a rushing stream.

Proverbs 15:23: A person finds joy in giving an apt reply – and how good is a timely word!

Proverbs 16:23: The hearts of the wise make their mouths prudent, and their lips promote instruction.


View the .pdf of Songs & Announcements.