Lesson 3 - True Words
"Without the word was not anything made that was made."
We have already considered the importance of using words that are true, or words that harmonize with divine law, and also the evil effects of using words that are not true.
When we speak of words in this connection we mean the import of your thoughts and ideas, as much as the word spoken audibly.
Paul's caution to Timothy to "hold fast to the form of sound words" could be heeded by us with the same profit.
There is great power in sound, true words, especially holding them in the mind. Jesus said, "If ye abide in me, and my words abide in you, ye shall ask what ye will, and it shall be done unto you." To abide is to hold fast; to keep. Christ's words are all sound words; true words. Any true word is the word of God; of Christ; and the true word creates or makes manifest what we desire,