THOUGHT FOR THE DAY:
PLEASANT WORDS ARE LIKE HONEYCOMB, SWEET TO THE MIND AND HEALING TO THE BODY
Do you look for good things to say about yourself AND others? Are you speaking PLEASANT words? The Bible tells us that pleasant words are HEALING to the body. Do you need healing in YOUR body—physically? Spiritually? Emotionally? Your words can bring that HEALING. Start speaking PLEASANT words—words of LIFE, ENCOURAGEMENT, and THANKSGIVING.
GUARD your heart by making sure you are only listening to PLEASANT, life-giving words. If there’s something on the TV or radio that isn’t bringing life to your soul, TURN IT OFF. If someone’s having a conversation that’s not uplifting or productive, don’t be a part of it. Choose to meditate on God’s Word which, according to Hebrews, is LIVING and ACTIVE and full of PLEASANT words. As you choose life by choosing life-giving WORDS, you’ll see God’s HEALING operating in YOUR life. You’ll feel STRENGTH and PEACE in your soul, and you will move forward into the ABUNDANT life GOD has in store for you!
“Pleasant words are as honeycomb, sweet to the mind and healing to the body.”
(Proverbs 16:24, AMP)