Month: October 2017

The Power of Words

They shoot at their target like a dart to a dartboard hitting the bull's eye. They can take down the strongest man and cut deeper than a knife and can penetrate further than a bullet wounding flesh. What are they? They are the power of words. Rather the words are little or many, they roll from the tongue with a purpose full of meaning. The Bible states in James 3:5 the tongue is small, but can do mighty things. There's an old saying, “sticks and stones may break my bones, but words  will never hurt me.”  However, words do hurt. Words spoken to hurt or have an evil intent can...