Dr. Seth Scott: Why Does James Say No Human Can Tame the Tongue?
The world seems more abrasive, rude, and disconnected than ever before. Many point to social media as being at the center of the problem — replacing civil, in-person discourse.
The Bible’s book of James suggests that our tendency to use words to cut down, enflame, provoke, and destroy is endemic to our sinful and fallen nature as humans.
Scott discusses our tongue and three steps to purifying its output in a recent article published at crosswalk.com. Read the article “Why It’s Impossible to ‘Tame the Tongue.’”
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