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Civility #1—Irreproachable Communication

I am not responsible for how others communicate their thoughts and opinions as they respond to me. I am responsible, however, for how my communication style contributes to our relational environment. I am responsible for both the content and the character of my speech. I am responsible for the motive and the manner and the … Continue reading

Speech #2—Wisdom and Justice

In James’ letter to the churches, he warns us that the tongue is a restless evil, full of deadly poison, and that unless we get control of it, we will not be of much value in the Kingdom of Christ. Almost every list of sins in the New Testament contains at least one reference to … Continue reading