Place the scraper at the back of the tongue and pull the tool forward to the front of your tongue. 3 You love evil rather than good, falsehood rather than speaking the truth. A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: A perverse tongue wounds. Nevertheless, many people do not take the time to clean their tongue. Tree of life - Compare Proverbs 3:18 note. A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. 3 The eyes of the Lord are in euery place, beholding the euill & the good. White tongue is the result of an overgrowth and swelling of the fingerlike projections (papillae) on the surface of your tongue. Verse 5. Dr. H. A. Ironside wrote: “How much more common is the tongue of perversity than the healing tongue! 4 You love every harmful word, you deceitful tongue! Breach in the spirit - With the sense of vexation (compare Isaiah 65:14). A wholesome tongue - literally, as in the margin, the same word as “sound” in Proverbs 14:30 (see the note). Passage: Proverbs 15:1-12. If instruction is despised, reprove men rather than suffer them to go on undisturbed in the way to ruin. The ancient art of tongue diagnosis also describes quite characteristic patterns that can reveal the functional status of respective internal organs merely by observing the surface of the tongue. Tongue and Corresponding Organ Locations. MAKE YOUR TONGUE YOUR TREE OF LIFE ~ PASTOR CHRIS OYAKHILOME. 4 A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but peruersnesse therein is a breach in the spirit. 2 You who practice deceit, your tongue plots destruction; it is like a sharpened razor. When you do not clean your tongue properly, you can have negative side effects. The one separates brother from brother, and makes breach upon breach; the other binds together, giving cheer and gladness, and is a tree of life to those who meditate upon its utterances. Move the scraper across your tongue multiple times at different angles. 5 Surely God will bring you down to everlasting ruin: He will snatch you up and pluck you from your tent; he will uproot you from the land of the living. from Vasant Lad, B.A.M.&S., M.A.Sc. sa40 A good tongue is healing to wounded consciences, by comforting them; to sin-sick souls, by convincing them; and it reconciles parties at variance. Developing a Wholesome Tongue. A wholesome tongue is a tree of life: but perverseness therein is a breach in the spirit. The appearance of a white coating is caused by debris, bacteria and dead cells getting lodged between the enlarged and sometimes inflamed papillae. Proverbs 15:4 Context. 2 The tongue of the wise, vseth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fooles, powreth out foolishnes. Wholesome demand is the demand for a product in which there are negative attributes of the product. Series: Skill in Living from Proverbs. A wholesome tongue heals. The tongue has the heaviest bacterial amount of any part of your mouth. 5 A foole despiseth his fathers instruction: but hee that regardeth reproofe, is prudent. Remove or rinse the tongue scraper each time you use it to keep it sanitary and clean. Remove the excess food or debris from your tongue by rinsing your mouth with water. Speaker: Andy Hawes. A more literal rendering would be soundness of speech. Verse 6.