Ephesians 4:29 ESV

Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear.

Ephesians 4:29 in the Age of Facebook
GUEST POST from Doug Phillips: Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear. (Eph. 4:29 ESV)   I have enjoyed being on Facebook more than I thought I would.  Even though ...
Lesson 35: Transformed Talk (Ephesians 4:29)
A catering manager was discussing a baby-christening party with a young couple. She told the mother of the baby, You look like youve lost most of your pregnancy weight. Thanks, came the clenched-teeth reply. We adopted (Readers Digest [June, 2005], p. 67). File that away ...
What Does 'Unwholesome Talk' Really Mean?
And they will know we are Christians by the words that we use. Thats not a literal translation of what Jesus said, but it does convey the common perception of&
3 devastating effects of gossip
Idle people are the ones who are tempted to gossip.
Ephesians: The Calling of the Saints
Ephesians sets forth what no other book of the New Testament describes so completely  the nature of the body of Christ, which is the true Church. This letter, in many ways, is the crowning glory of the New Testament.
A Prayer About Gospel-Speak
A Prayer About Gospel-Speak 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. And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of ...
Toxic talk: the dangers of backbiting and gossip
Backbiting and gossip are very common. In fact, we love to share rumours and secrets. But what is the effect of our words? Do they build up or break down?
Keller and Powlison: Should You Pass on Bad Reports?
Tim Keller and David Powlison recently collaborated to provide some biblical wisdom and guidelines on speech and relationships. Our thinking was that perhaps bloggers would want to adopt these and spread the word about them as a way, in Kellers words, to spiritually season Chri...
8. Resolving Conflicts Gods Way (Ephesians 4:17-32)
Expository study of the Christian Family: To resolve conflicts Gods way, put off the behavior of the old man and put on the behavior of the new man, walking by the Holy Spirit.
What's the Harm in Gossiping?
A person I work with claims to be a Christian and talks about her church a lot, but she's also one of the worst gossips I've ever met. How can anyone claim to be a Christian and yet be such a nasty gossip? I even doubt if what she says is true.
The Path, Does Ephesians 4:29 Apply to Blogs? Dr. Bill Mounce
Do you weigh all your comments, whether written or verbal, against the teachings of our Lord? Do you spiritually justify gossip, cruel and vulgar speech? Is ...
Pastor Chris "Ephesians 4:29" sermon 4/21/13
Pastor Chris taught us to say only the good things, men need to hear, things that will really help them (Eph. 4:29). He explained the sin of gossip and tamin...
YSA Drama & Gossip
YSA: Drama & Gossip... Scripture Passages: Galatians 5:15-16; Ephesians 4:29... Study Questions: 1) When was the first time that you ever experienced Drama? ...
Let no corrupt communication proceed (Dane Balia)
This is a sermon preached in a house Church on 16 July 2017 by Dane Balia Called "Let no corrupt communication proceed." The Scripture references are James c...
Some interesting references on the topic of Gossip and the power of words below: Death and life are in the power of the tongue, and they who indulge in it sh...
On Cussing // Ask Pastor John
In this video: John Piper, Tony Reinke 'Ask Pastor John' is a daily podcast series of 3--8 minute conversations released each weekday at 10:30am (EST) throug...
Three reasons not to Gossip
My first official video for the blog, For GodsoLovedtheMom.blogspot.com These are the verses I based my study on. I hope you enjoyed my take on the subject a...

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