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slander!

Brothers and sisters, do not slander one another…who are you to judge your neighbor? (James 4:11,12)

Slander! A rather ugly word.  Slander, or “defamation,” used to be a crime.  Nowadays, it seems to be a contact sport. Slander fuels our reality shows, tabloids, even the news. James gives a hard-hitting warning about the dangers of slander.  If we find gossip enticing, better pause.  Old “camel knees,”  will stomp on our toes in today’s “watchword” from James Chapter Four: Continue reading