Monday, November 23, 2009

Words of Encouragement


· Speak truthfully to others.

· No unwholesome talk, no obscenity, or course joking.

· Build others up.

· Get rid of bitterness, rage, anger, brawling and slander.

· Show kindness, compassion, humility gentleness and patience.

· Speak to one another with psalms, hymns and spiritual songs.

· Be loving which binds everything in perfect unity.

· Be forgiving as the Lord was forgiving.

· Be imitators of God.

· No impurity or greed.

· Don’t be deceived by empty words.

· Don’t grieve the Holy Spirit.

· Find out what pleases the Lord.

· Have nothing to do with fruitless deeds.

· Expose the darkness.

· Make the most of every opportunity.

· Sing music in your heart to the Lord.

· Give thanks to God for everything.

· Set your thinking on things above.

· Put to death those things which are earthly.

· Let the word dwell in you as you teach others.

· Mind your own business, and live so that your daily life will win respect of others.

*Colossians 3:1-17, Ephesians 4:1 - 5:21, I Thessalonians 4:9-12

Have a blessed Thanksgiving!