Fighter Verse For 10-18-15
…let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger; for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness of God. –James 1:19–20
Quick to Hear:
How often are we quick to hear? I think our flesh is more easily quick to hear juicy words of gossip then fruitful words of wisdom. God desires for his children to be quick listeners. And he would not have had his servant James tell us to be a quick listener if God was not one himself. This helps us to see the importance of prayer. God sits upon his throne in heaven quick to hear the prayers of his saints. This is a sweet thought to me. O how we need to mimic our Father in heaven!