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Displaying items by tag: healing
Friday, 04 March 2011 15:56

a time to keep silence

art-listenLet your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer everyone. --Colossians 4:6

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Friday, 04 March 2011 15:47

the healing of silence

art-sinkshipsSilence is something we try to avoid. If there is silence in a conversation, we feel awkward, and say something just to fill the void in the conversation. The problem is, when people say something just to fill the silence, often the quality of what is said lacks substance. A good example of this is at funerals. Most people, with the exception of undertakers, feel awkward at funerals. We just don’t know what to say. I have heard some of the most thoughtless comments come out of people’s mouths while trying to be comforting.

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