Episodes: The Power of Words

The Power of Words

The Power of Words

Words have the power to hurt and to intimidate, but they also have the power to encourage and to heal. Nancy takes an in-depth look at the Book of Proverbs and challenges us to examine our words—and ultimately our hearts.

  • The Power of Words, Day 1
    June 20, 2017 The Power of Words

    It’s so sad to observe an alcoholic who takes yet another drink, even as his body withers. We can destroy ourselves in more subtle ways. Read or Listen →

  • The Power of Words, Day 2
    June 21, 2017 The Power of Words

    Did you know that the doctor will sometimes look at your tongue to gauge your overall health? That can serve as a picture of your spiritual health as well. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 3
    June 22, 2017 The Power of Words

    So what’s the big deal? I don’t lie! Even if you don’t tell out and out lies, there’s always a temptation to stretch the truth, to exaggerate. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 4
    June 23, 2017 The Power of Words

    Satan is sometimes called "the accuser." When we accuse others, we are acting just like him. Find out more as Nancy describes evil twins: gossip and slander. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 5
    June 26, 2017 The Power of Words

    Recognizing the power of words can be sobering. Sometimes we need to simply speak less, but that doesn’t mean we shouldn’t speak at all. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 6
    June 27, 2017 The Power of Words

    Do you ever have the feeling that if you don't yell, your kids aren't going to get it? Listen today to find out the importance of having a soft answer. Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 7
    June 28, 2017 The Power of Words

    Have you ever spoken to your husband with friendly persistent "suggestions" hoping to persuade him to do things your way? Read or Listen →

    Scripture References

    • Proverbs 18:21
  • The Power of Words, Day 8
    June 29, 2017 The Power of Words

    What is a biblical response when others have cut us down with their words? God can provide hope, healing, and freedom from pain. Read or Listen →