What Does The Bible and Jesus Teach About Gossip?


Does the Bible say much about gossip? If so, what does the Bible say about it and what does Jesus teach about gossip? What is Gossip? I would define a gossiper as someone who habitually reveals personal, private, sensitive, and even sensational facts or assumptions about someone in an unconstrained conversation or conversations or reports that is about someone else. These “facts” reveal details that cannot be confirmed as being true and can also be simple, idle talk or rumors that are nothing s … [Read more...]

How to Stop The Gossip In Church

How To Stop Gossip In Church

How can you stop gossip in the church?  What strategies can you apply in taming the tongue?  Maybe this can stop perhaps the most destructive of all things in the church…gossip.Gossip:  A Destroyer of Fellowship I can think of anything that destroys the Body of Christ more than gossip does. Often it is prayer requests that are passed on to others but it turns into gossip. Gossip destroys fellowship, unity, and trust among the members of the church.  Perhaps that is why many who request praye … [Read more...]