• The Healing Word Article by John Sartelle

    FROM TABLETALK | February 2005

    The tongue is a restless evil, full of deadly poison (James 3:8). Remember the first time you heard yourself on a tape recorder? Most of us were inclined to say as we heard ourselves: “I don’t sound like that.” What if at the end of every day we were forced to listen to a recording of everything we said that day? What would we think as we listened to the 17,000 words we spoke that day? We would probably say, “I don’t sound like that.” We would discover how self-centered we are. With our words we defend ourselves, excuse ourselves, … View Resource