our words impact those around us – both positively and negatively – and we can be both intentional and unintentional in hurting others with what we say.
Country Music Artist Brad Paisley has a song entitled, I’m Gonna Miss Her. It’s sort of a funny song, but really it’s more sad and says much about his priorities. His priorities tell us where his treasure is. The lyrics are
“Any sin that we do not repent of and seek God’s forgiveness will hinder our prayers. Psalm 66:18 says, ‘If I regard wickedness in my heart, the Lord will not hear.'” — Julia Bruce
Practicing spiritual self-care according to God’s Word: Read a Christian book
Practicing spiritual self-care according to God’s Word: Take a Personal Retreat