Be Careful What You Say – 10 Encouraging Bible Verses About Being Careful What You Say. Be Careful What You Say, And How You Say It!
10 Inspirational, Motivational, Uplifting & Encouraging Bible Verses, Scriptures, Quotes & Passages About Being Careful What You Say. So help us God, Amen.
#1. Be Careful What You Say – Careless Words Can Destroy Many Lives!
Proverbs 13:3, GNT Be careful what you say and protect your life. A careless talker destroys himself.
Proverbs 12:8, NIV The words of the reckless pierce like swords, but the tongue of the wise brings healing.
James 3:5, TLB So also the tongue is a small thing, but what enormous damage it can do. A great forest can be set on fire by one tiny spark.
Proverbs 18:21, NIV The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it will eat its fruit.
See also: Bible Verses About The Power Of Words.
#2. Be Careful What You Say – Too Much Talk Leads To Sin!
Proverbs 10:19, NCV If you talk a lot, you are sure to sin; if you are wise, you will keep quiet.
Proverbs 17:28, NLT Even fools are thought wise when they keep silent; with their mouths shut, they seem intelligent.
Psalm 141:3, ESV Set a guard, O LORD, over my mouth; keep watch over the door of my lips!
See also: 20 Important Bible Verses About Talking Too Much; Bible Verses About Guarding Your Tongue; Silence Is Not Weakness.
#3. Be Careful What You Say – Let Your Words Build Up, Not Tear Down.
Ephesians 4:29-30, NIV 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 redemption.
See also: 21 Inspirational Bible Verses About Building Each Other Up.
#4. Be Careful What You Say – Let Your Words Edify, Not Destroy.
Proverbs 16:24, NLT Kind words are like honey – sweet to the soul and healthy for the body.
Romans 14:19, NIV Let us therefore make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification.
See also: 18 Bible Verses About Edifying Others; 9 Bible Verses About Speaking Encouraging Words; God Bless Our Efforts To Obey Him!
#5. Be Careful What You Say – Let Your Words Be Seasoned With Salt.
Colossians 4:6, NIV Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.
#6. Be Careful What You Say – BLESS AND DO NOT CURSE.
James 3:9, BSB With the tongue we bless our Lord and Father, and with it we curse men, who have been made in God’s likeness.
James 3:10, NLT And so blessing and cursing come pouring out of the same mouth. Surely, my brothers and sisters, this is not right!
Romans 12:14, NIV Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse.
See also: 10 Bible Verses about Condemnation; God Doesn’t Condemn You.
#7. Be Careful What You Say – Let Love Be Your Highest Goal.
John 13:34-35, NIV Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.
1 Corinthians 14:1a, NLT Let love be your highest goal!
#8. Be Careful What You Say – Words Matter. Your Words Matter. Our Words Matter!
Ephesians 4:29, NLT Don’t use foul or abusive language. Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them.
James 1:5, NIV If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you. (Wisdom comes from God)
#9. Be Careful What You Say – Speak Words Of Life, Not Death.
Proverbs 18:21, NLT The tongue can bring death or life; those who love to talk will reap the consequences.
Proverbs 15:4, NLT Gentle words are a tree of life; a deceitful tongue crushes the spirit.
#10. Be Careful What You Say – We Are Representatives Of Jesus, Christ, God.
Honor God With Your Words, and Honor God With Your Life!
2 Corinthians 5:20, ESV Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, God making his appeal through us. We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.
Psalm 19:14, NLT May the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be pleasing to you, O LORD, my rock and my redeemer. (Amen)
Helpful Inspirational Quote About Being Careful What You Say, i.e. Watching Your Words:
“Watch your thoughts, they become words;
watch your words, they become actions;
watch your actions, they become habits;
watch your habits, they become character;
watch your character, for it becomes your destiny.” ~ Ancient Traditional Saying
See also: 10 Bible Verses About Being Careful.
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