“In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.” John 1:1
- God spoke all of creation into existence.
— And God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light. Genesis 1:3 —
- Israel cried out to God and He delivered them out of Egypt.
— Now therefore, behold, the cry of the children of Israel is come unto me … Exodus 3:9 —
- Elijah prayed out loud unto God before the people and the false prophets and fire rained from heaven.
— “O LORD, the God of Abraham, Isaac and Israel, today let it be known that You are God in Israel and that I am Your servant and I have done all these things at Your word. “Answer me, O LORD, answer me, that this people may know that You, O LORD, are God, and that You have turned their heart back again.” 1 Kings 13:36-37 —
- Jesus spoke and people were healed.
— “Jesus saith unto him, Rise, take up thy bed, and walk.” John 5:8 —
- Again Jesus spoke and a dead man returned to life.
— And when he thus had spoken, he cried with a loud voice, Lazarus, come forth. John 11:43 —
So, when you, a Christian, a follower of Christ, speak, be sure that what you say is productive and good …
Speak the Word of God!