“For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper…
“For the word of God is alive and active. Sharper than any double-edged sword, it penetrates even to dividing soul and spirit, joints and marrow; it judges the thoughts and attitudes of the heart.” Hebrews 4:12
As much as we like the Word of God to encourage us so much it also convicts us of our thoughts and doings when they are not according to the will of God. Word of God is like a mirror which helps us to evaluate ourselves and cleanse us if we need to be cleansed.