In Touch Devotional By Dr Charles Stanley

In Touch Devotional 5th October 2022 Wednesday || Dr Charles Stanley

In Touch Devotional 5th October 2022 Wednesday || Dr Charles Stanley

In Touch Devotional 5th October 2022 Wednesday || Dr Charles Stanley

Read Today’s Dr Charles Stanley’s In Touch Daily Devotional for Wednesday 5 October 2022. May the Lord bless you as you study and pray!

IN TOUCH DAILY DEVOTIONAL 5TH OCTOBER 2022, WEDNESDAY

Topic: Speaking Words of Grace
As believers, we should develop the habit of speaking words that uplift and edify others.

Dr Charles Stanley Devotional October 5, 2022

Scripture: Colossians 4:2-6

At the end of his letter to the Colossians, the apostle Paul highlighted some essentials of the Christian life—devotion to prayer, an attitude of gratefulness, and wise dealings with unbelievers. And our words should always be a reflection of our Savior.

Paul understood the power of gracious words. They’re not only pleasing to God but also beneficial to those who hear. In contrast, James describes the damage an uncontrolled tongue can cause. He likened it to sparks that set a forest on fire or a restless evil that can poison (James 3:5; James 3:8). Sadly, we see this truth displayed in social media, workplaces, families, and even churches.

What portrait of Christ do your words paint for others? Is your conversation seasoned with grace, or do you speak thoughtlessly, harshly, or rashly? Are you quick to criticize and judge others, or do you respond with compassion for those trapped in sin?

As representatives of Jesus, we must learn to speak words of grace. We do this by cultivating humility, courtesy, and kindness toward those without Christ, while at the same time offering them the gospel, which can set them free from sin and hell.

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In Touch Devotional 5th October 2022 Wednesday || Dr Charles Stanley

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