Nov 11, 2008
Points on Good Communication
by Melany Pearl
Recommendation to students with opposing views:
If you are having a conversation one-on-one, some things to consider are:
For those who find themselves involved in a group dialogue; why not ask one person to stay out of the discussion to act as a non-biased moderator; so that the conversation can be constructive and not just back-and-forth comments that often prove to lead to nowhere.
If you are a particularly passionate person, you must constantly self-monitor to ensure that you are being understood and not seen as someone who has “gone off the handle.”
How we should handle the 2008 election results:
Do a self-examination by asking:
Advice on dealing with post-election tension:
“Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD,” says Leviticus 19:18. Ultimately God is still on the throne and nothing will change that.
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