We have one mouth and two ears for a reason… perhaps we need to listen twice as much as we speak! Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin. Proverbs 13:3
Thoughts of The Week
Do you ever feel cold, alone and unsafe? Isaiah 40:11 says that God carries his people like a shepherd who gathers lambs in his arms, and carries them close to his heart. There can be no safer place than this.
We recognise a good fruit tree by the quality of the fruit it produces. The apostle Paul wrote this ‘the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self control (Galatians 5:22-23). If you were a tree – what kind of fruit would you produce?