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Speaking in a Christian Manner

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  1. Taming the Tongue Speaking in a Christian Manner

  2. Christ wherever you go. Make sure you honor God in all you say and do. People are watching you because of who/what you are. You represent…

  3. Make sure your speech is worth their time. What do I mean? Speak for the Benefit of Others

  4. Honesty Integrity Speak Ethically Keep your (and others) reputation in mind. Tell the whole truth Employ valid reasoning. Make sure you speak with…

  5. Sin or do things that would dishonor God. This goes against everything we stand for. Do Not encourage people to…

  6. Does NOT mean you are an effective communicator. What do I mean? Just because you are a good speaker…

  7. Ephesians 4:29 • Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen. What does the Bible say…

  8. Quotes • “It is easy to draw back a stone, thrown with force from the hand, as to recall a word once spoken” – Menander • “Much tongue and much judgment seldom go together.” – Roger L’Estrange • “The tongue weighs practically nothing but so few people can hold it.” • “People who have nothing to say are never at a loss in talking.” – Josh Billings • “The great thing to know is when to speak and when to keep quiet.” -Seneca the Younger • “An knife wound heals but a tongue wound festers.” - Turkish proverb