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Strong By Design Podcast


Jun 10, 2020

The power of life or death can literally come from our mouths.

Words can either kill or be life giving.

As it says in James 3: 9-12; "With the tongue we praise our Lord and Father, and with it we curse human beings, who have been made in God's likeness.

Pastor and close friend JP Poirier sits down with Mike Westerdal and Samantha Harrison. He has a powerful message about how the words we use nourish the soul and spirit or can lead to destruction. We have the choice to produce fruit or poison with them.

 

“I can sit in a room with somebody for 10 minutes and I can break down their lives, where they're at, where they're struggling just by 'how' they're talking to me.” -JP Poirier

 

Time Stamps

0:25 – Welcoming our special guest

2:10 – Who is this untamable beast?

6:02 – The importance of watching what you say

12:40 – The danger of labeling yourself and others

16:58 – How music affects the way you think and speak

20:30 – Why the way you talk to your child matters

23:06 – What does the Bible say about cursing?

28:07 – How parents’ love shapes a child’s future

32:48 – The importance of being aware of your surroundings

35:06 – Reprogramming the tongue

38:55 – Benefits of reading God’s word

43:48 – The power of positive self-talk

46:25 – Is it possible to tame the tongue?

49:57 – Where you can go to connect with Pastor JP Poirier

50:24 – The power of words

 

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