Benefit of the Doubt

FIRST TRY – ASSUME GOOD  (Day 3 of 7)(Need to start at the beginning? Day 1) Take the day and keep an eye on your responses. When you feel tense or hurt, ask yourself why. If it’s an assumption about another’s intent, ask yourself if you can give...

Keep the Peace

FIRST TRY – MAKE PEACE  (Day 3 of 7)(Need to start at the beginning? Day 1) Examine the day for moments of tension or friction. Continually pursue peace with everyone … Hebrews 12:14a AMP Is there something you can do or say that will bring a bit of calm?...

Look for Opportunities

FIRST TRY – HONOR OTHERS  (Day 3 of 7)(Need to start at the beginning? Day 1) Let’s spend the day looking for opportunities to honor others (especially your spouse). Outdo one another in showing honor. Romans 12:10b ESV Let that driver pull out in front of...

Step Into Graciousness

FIRST TRY – WATCH YOUR TONE OF VOICE  (Day 3 of 7)(Need to start at the beginning? Day 1) Let’s take the day and speak gracious words. Gracious words are like a honeycomb, sweetness to the soul and health to the body. Proverbs 16:24 ESV When you find...

Understand?

FIRST TRY – DON’T ASSUME (Day 3 of 7)(Need to start at the beginning? Day 1) Let’s take the day and monitor our thoughts and responses. Seek first to understand, then to be understood. Stephen R Covey Are we speaking/acting based on an assumption, or have...