Tag: truth

  • Just One Time…

    …I’d like someone to tell me the truth. “It’s probably not going to be better tomorrow.” “This is gonna hurt for a long time.” “This may be exactly where God wants you to be.” That’s why I really like my counselor. He’s a truth-teller. He doesn’t mince words or sugarcoat. He shoots straight. He says […]

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  • How Do You Handle Criticism? [REPOST]

    Originally posted June 5, 2008 In ministry, criticism comes early and often.  I believe that mostly this happens because people understand what they want, but mostly they have no idea what they really need.  Everyone of us in ministry has gotten one of those criticism-laden, UNSIGNED letters about how we are totally missing the mark, […]

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