Guard Your Heart

Guard your heart. It will guard your words.

For about six months I’ve been writing down verses that I read about speaking. It’s a lengthy list. But today as I was listening to Turning Point by Dr. David Jeremiah, he summed up every verse I found with simply one verse. ~


My Words verses list~

Proverbs 4:23 guard your heart

Proverbs 15:23

Proverbs 29:11

Prov 16:23-24

Ephesians 4:29

Proverbs 16:21

Psalm 141:3

Proverbs 13:2

Proverbs 21:23

Proverbs 4:20

James 1:19 carefully chosen words ampc 

Matt 12:33-37

1 Peter 3:10 mouth from speaking evil

Ephesians 4:29

Proverbs 16:27 gossip

Prov 17:4 gossip

Prov 17::7 eloquent words

Psalm 141:3 guard your words

Prov 17:14 quarrel

Ps 139:4 God knows 

Pr 17:19 quarrel

Pr 17:20 lying

Pr 17:27 few words

Pr 17:28 few words

Ps 141:1-4 control my lips in prayer 

Pr 18:2 fools words

Pr 18:4wise words

Pr 18:6-7 lips of fools

Pr 18:8 gossip

Pr 18:13 listening

Pr 18:17 lawsuit/ first to speak 

Pr 18:20 fruit of mouth

Pr 18:20  harvest of lips

Pr 18:21power of life and death

Pr 18:23 poor pleading 

Pr 19:5 liar

Pr 19:9 liar

Pr 19:13 quarrelsome wife

Pr 19:28 mouth of wicked 

Pr 20:14 haggle

Pr 20:15 wise words

Pr 20:18 wise advice

Pr 20:19 gossip/chatterers

Pr 20:20 insult

Pr 20:25 rash promise

Pr 20:22 get even

Pr 21:6 wealth from a lying tongue

Pr 21:9 quarrelsome wife

Pr 21:11 punish mocker/instruct wise

Pr 21:18 quarrelsome complaining wife

Pr 21:23 tongue

Pr 21:24 mockers

Pr 21:28 false/credible witness

Pr 18:8 rumors

Matt 6:34 saying

Eccl 5:3 too many words 

Eccl 5:5 promise

Eccl 5:7 talk is cheap 

Proverbs 22:17-19 words and heart

Eccl 10:12

Eccl 12:11 wise words that are painful

Prov25:15 soft speech

Prob 25:18 telling lies 

Prov 26:4-5

Prov 26:17

Prov 26:20 quarrels

Prov 26:28 lying and flattering

Prov 27:1 bragging

Prov 27:2 others praise you

Prov 27:4 rebuke

Prov 27:14 loud mouth in the morning

1 peter 3:10 don’t speak evil and lie

Proverbs 29:11 fools vent, wise hold back

Prov 29:19 Words alone not correction

Prov 29:20 speaking without thinking

Ps 139:4 God already knows what I will say

Ps 141:3 God control my words

Ps 4:4 don’t speak when you’re angry

Matthew 5:37 yes be yes no be no

Ps 17:3 determined not to sin with words

Prov 2:6 mouth of God, wisdom

Prov 2:12 twisted words from bad people  

Matthew 12:37 give an account on judgement day

Proverbs 4:20-22 words of a godly father to his children are life giving and healing to the whole body

Prov 4:24  avoid perverse and corrupt talk 

Prov 5:1-6 stay away from immoral women

Prov 6:20-23

Children never forget your mother and fathers admonition 

Psalm 4:4

Remain silent, control your anger

Exodus 4:10-16 Moses asks God to not use him as a spokesman


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