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Chapter 3; P 40 46


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Chapter 3; P 40 46

  1. 1. What is Communication? Chapter 3; pages 40-46
  2. 2. Colossians 4:6 <ul><li>Let your speech always be with grace, seasoned with salt, that you may know how you ought to answer each one. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Speaking is not the same as communicating. We learned to speak early on, but communication is a skill we will continue to develop through the rest of our lives.
  4. 4. Communication <ul><li>Begins even before you speak </li></ul><ul><li>While sitting in your seat </li></ul><ul><li>Before presenting your speech </li></ul><ul><li>Reveals how you feel about yourself and your speech </li></ul>
  5. 5. Communication God’s Way <ul><li>Purpose: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>To praise Him </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To edify others </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To encourage others </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>To exhort others </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Definition: Communication <ul><li>The exchange of thoughts, messages, or information. </li></ul>Does not take place if there’s NO understanding of the thoughts, messages, or information being shared.
  7. 7. Basic Communication <ul><li>4 main elements in exchanging info </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Speaker </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Message </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Audience </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Feedback </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Speaker Message Feedback Basic Communication Audience
  9. 9. Communication Breakdowns <ul><li>Distractions </li></ul><ul><li>Field of experience </li></ul>
  10. 10. The Speaker’s Responsibility <ul><li>Convey the message </li></ul><ul><li>Speak accurately & adequately </li></ul><ul><li>Aware of the communication process </li></ul><ul><li>Considerate of threats to the communication process </li></ul>
  11. 11. Combine that Responsibility with Method to Include <ul><li>Good structure </li></ul><ul><li>Appropriate delivery </li></ul><ul><li>Preparation </li></ul><ul><li>Precise language </li></ul>
  12. 12. Effective Presentation <ul><li>Speaker’s character </li></ul><ul><li>Purpose </li></ul><ul><li>Word choice </li></ul><ul><li>Volume </li></ul><ul><li>Gestures </li></ul><ul><li>Facial expressions </li></ul>