Tag Archives: conflict

4 approaches to conflict

How would you describe your approach to conflict? Continue reading

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Two essential movements for protecting unity

Two motions or forces of movement serve as helpful illustrations of the function of a healthy core group in any organization. Continue reading

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Are you discouraged by disunity?

There are many threats to Christian unity but the key to unity in a Church is not the absence of conflict but a shared commitment to pursue reconciliation when conflict occurs Continue reading

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A Savior who brings peace

Peace is a word for the Christmas season. Celebrating the birth of Jesus, “a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying,  ‘Glory to God in the highest heaven,’ and on earth peace to those on … Continue reading

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