Joel young - how to win friends and influence people
Life EditorVersion 1.23What does God have to say about thesebeliefs/thoughts?What would a wise person tell me about this?What other Truth backs this up?What does the Bible say about this?
Relationships Need Truth & LoveHow would you rate yourself at speaking theTruth in your relationships? Do you mix itinto a honest combination of Truth in Loveor are you too far at one end of thecontinuum.Truth---------------------------------------------Love
We need each other!Ephesians 4:14“Then we will no longer be infants, tossed back and forth bythe waves, and blown here and there by every wind ofteaching and by the cunning and craftiness of men intheir deceitful scheming.Instead, speaking the truth in love, we will in all thingsgrow up into him who is the Head, that is, Christ.From him the whole body, joined and held together byevery supporting ligament, grows and builds itself up inlove, as each part does its work.”
What do you think of when you think ofconflict?• Inevitable• Normal• Desire for Connection• Opportunity for GrowthTruth in Love = Growth
Your friends need yourperspective to help themface their lies.Speaking the Truth
Your friends need to knowyou care BEFORE they carewhat you know.In Love
Truth or Love?Is it Truth if it isn’t delivered with Love?Is it still Love if the Truth wasn’t deliveredwhen it was needed?
Relationships Need Truth & LoveYour responsibility is to speak the Truth inLove.Their response is their responsibility.