Guide your Mind, Guard your Heart, Grace your Tongue

  • Author: Carol McLeod
  • Publisher: Whitaker House
  • Print Length: 256 pages
  • Release Date: April 3, 2018
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  • GenreChristian
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Book Summary

Every single one of us with a beating heart has spoken words “under the influence” of warped feelings and slurred thinking. And we soon wish we had the magical power to take those words back. We especially regret the hurtful words we have spoken to those we love the most and know the best. This book may just be the solution.
Carol McLeod reveals that before the words are spoken, they brew in our hearts and are formed in our minds. It’s our thoughts and emotions that determine what words come out of our mouths. Guide Your Mind, Guard Your Heart, Grace Your Tongue is an innovative blueprint that will enable you to take control of your thoughts and feelings in order to grace your tongue. You won’t find pat answers here, but rather powerful strategies based on the Word of God to reroute disordered thinking and cure rotten emotions so your words can be humbly grateful instead of grumbly hateful.

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About The Author

Carol Burton McLeod is a popular speaker at women’s conferences and retreats through her ministry, Just Joy!, and is the author of a number of books. Carol hosts a daily radio show, “Defiant Joy! Radio,” which is broadcast in major markets across America. Her blog, “Joy for the Journey” (formerly “A Cup of Tea with Carol”), has been named in the Top 50 Faith Blogs for Women, and her teaching DVD The Rooms of a Woman’s Heart won a Telly Award for excellence in religious programming.

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Book Review by Bree Herron


You may think that your faith is strong but after reading this book you will see true strength in your following of the faith. I was amazed at the details and thoughtfulness that the author depicted in this guide. I also agreed with her on many levels, finding that we are all in need of this book. Faith isn’t a one way street, you must walk and talk the Word. But do we truly know how to do so and be happy?

Readers that struggle with the negative emotions will grow from reading this book, you will see there is ways to make the light shine always. I personally recommend this book to those seeking a stronger faith, and a way to be more faith-filled.

I Rate it

**DISCLAIMER: I was provided an opportunity to read this book as an Advanced Reader Copy in return for a fair and honest review.


To celebrate the tour, Whitaker House is giving away the following prizes:

Grand Prize: A copy of Guide Your Mind, Guard Your Heart, Grace Your Tongue, “Grace” teapot from Christian Arts Gifts, Whitaker House/Anchor adult coloring book.

1st Place: A copy of Guide Your Mind, Guard Your Heart, Grace Your Tongue, Abba Jerusalem 6” Scented Pillar Candle

2nd Place: A copy of Guide Your Mind, Guard Your Heart, Grace Your Tongue, and Whitaker House/Anchor adult coloring book.

Find out all the details and enter to WIN at Guide Your Mind,Guard Your Heart, Grace Your Tongue Celebration Tour Giveaway.

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1 Comment

  1. Kay Garrett

    Thank you for your review and information on “Guide your Mind, Guard your Heart, Grace your Tongue” by Carol McLeod as well as for being part of the book tour.

    I’d love the opportunity to read this book.


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