These beautiful words of Francis Chan continue to inspire and educate us in this poignant faith video. Francis Chan delves deeper into the book of James and speaks about the power of words to help or hurt.
Francis Chan is a pastor and best-selling author. Most widely known for his bestseller Crazy-Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God, Chan has authored other successful books as well. His most recent work is You and Me Forever: Marriage in Light of Eternity which was released in 2014.
A sought-after inspiring speaker, Francis Chan has spoken at events all over the world including Jerusalem earlier this year. Francis and his wife Lisa have seven children and are church planters in the San Francisco area.
Several of Chan’s sermons are available online including this one The Importance of How We Talk. Chan explores the book of James and how our words affect others, especially the words from those in the role of teacher or instructor. How much power and influence do our words carry? Can we influence someone into depression? Give them hope? Do we have the power and choice to tear down or build up by simply how we choose our words?
You can read more about Francis Chan’s ministry by visiting his website Crazy Love.