because active listening is so much more important than spouting off!
People who demonstrate an unwillingness to pay attention (to anything other than the sound of their own voices) typically present an impoverished point of view.
Today I’m floating a question that I’d like all of us to give some serious attention. What do you think about – what occupies your mind – when you are not engaged in a particular task? When you’re preparing to… Read More ›
A miserable heart means a miserable life; but he that is of a merry heart hath a continual feast. – Proverbs 15:15 JOY! Late Thursday morning I drove up to South Hill in Virginia for our favored “grandchild exchange” venue. Cracker Barrel is… Read More ›
Thinking about God’s generosity some more, I’d have to say I am newly surprised, every year, at the signal blessing that is the gift of these beautiful children.
Fools find no pleasure in understanding but delight in airing their own opinions… Before a downfall the heart is haughty, but humility comes before honor. To answer before listening— that is folly and shame. (Proverbs 18) Yesterday the tables were… Read More ›