The wisdom and weapon of silence

There are times in God’s wisdom and will that even your silence can workout great things. This doesn’t mean you don’t work against injustice. There are ways in which your silence can thwart the plans of the Evil one, provided you put your trust in God’s principles to see you through.

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water-292380_640Job 13:5: Oh that you would keep silent, and it would be your wisdom!

Silence was used as a weapon of warfare when the children of Israel wanted to take over Jericho (Judges 6). For days they marched on God’s instruction around that impregnable wall, not saying a word.

They allowed their feet to speak of their intention to conquer Jericho and not their mouth. That is why it was said that action speaks louder than words.

When you act on the word of God, you do not need to shout for you to have result. Jesus told some servants to fetch water into certain containers to resupply wine to a wedding party. They did not need to say anything, except obey that instruction (John 2:1-11). They did not argue, wondering what their efforts have to do with the result they expect. They expected wine, but Jesus was asking…

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Posted on January 3, 2015, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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