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Sincere Speech

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By Mike Smith
How you talk is part of your life's walk, got to be careful each step of the way! Part of the back to School Challenges series.

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Sincere Speech

  1. 2. Sincere Speech <ul><li>… Is pure, honest, and true speech. </li></ul><ul><li>God requires our speech to be such. </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus said, in Mt. 5:37 , But let your 'Yes' be 'Yes,' and your 'No,' 'No.' For whatever is more than these is from the evil one. </li></ul><ul><li>There are different types of impure language/speech. </li></ul>
  2. 3. Not To Swear… <ul><li>&quot;Again you have heard that it was said to those of old, 'You shall not swear falsely, but shall perform your oaths to the Lord.' Mt. 5:33 </li></ul><ul><li>BUT Jesus says, don’t swear at all ! </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Don’t swear by heaven Mt. 5:34-36 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Don’t swear by the earth </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Don’t swear by Jerusalem, etc. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 4. Don’t Take God’s Name In Vain <ul><li>Many people say, Oh my God! </li></ul><ul><li>Jesus Christ! I swear to God! Etc. </li></ul><ul><li>… As an exclamation. Not in reverence , thereby taking God’s name in vain. </li></ul><ul><li>Psalm 89:7; 111:9; 1 Cor. 10:31 </li></ul><ul><li>This type of speech is condemnable! </li></ul><ul><li>Ex. 20:7; Mt. 12:31-37 </li></ul>
  4. 5. Abstain From Euphemism’s <ul><li>Euphemism Defined : the use of a word or phrase that is less expressive or direct but considered less distasteful, less offensive, etc. than another. Politically correct? </li></ul><ul><li>The use of a Euphemism is the same as using the bad word itself. It still means the same thing. Ex. darn for damn </li></ul><ul><li>Whatever happened to the pure - Oh, Yes, or Oh, No? Mt. 5:33-37 </li></ul>
  5. 6. Our Sound Speech <ul><li>Sound means… whole, healthy, teaching which does not deviate from the truth. (Thayer) </li></ul><ul><li>Our speech should be sound . Tit.2:6-8 </li></ul><ul><li>Our speech should bring grace to the occasion – Col. 4:6 </li></ul><ul><li>We’re to speak the truth in love. Eph. 4:15 </li></ul><ul><li>What example are you giving by your speech? Phil. 2:14-15 </li></ul>
  6. 7. Hear Jesus Speak Hear Me - Heb. 5:9 Believe in Me – Jn. 8:24 Repent to Me – Acts 3:19 Confess Me – Rom. 10:10 Be baptized into Me – Gal. 3:27; Acts 22:16

By Mike Smith How you talk is part of your life's walk, got to be careful each step of the way! Part of the back to School Challenges series.

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