3 Things James Is Addressing In This Verse...
1st ~ If we are talking when we should be listening, we will miss what God wants to do.
2nd ~ When we are confronted with the truth of God’s word our first reaction is to argue with it. If not audibly, then in our hearts and minds.
3rd ~ When we speak in public, or witness to someone, we need to be mindful of our bible knowledge and maturity.