True, Kind, & Necessary

Tim Challies posted this on his blog the other day, and I thought it was worth sharing:

“On my flight home yesterday I read Iain Murray’s short biography of Amy Carmichael, and he quoted one of her little sayings: “Let nothing be said about anyone unless it passes through the three sieves: Is it true? Is it kind? Is it necessary?” (These questions sound like they come right out of Ephesians 4:29 and a whole collection of Proverbs.)

I’d like to more consistently live by these, why don’t you consider joining me. Ready… Set… Go!

Let nothing be said about anyone unless it is:

TRUE

KIND

NECESSARY

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