Our words create the quality of our life and the lives of those around us. We can either build someone up with our words or tear them down. Gossip is talking about the personal or private affairs of others when they are not present. The Bible is clear about the destructive results of gossip. There is always a cost. If we're honest, though, there is a part of all of us that enjoys gossip. So, how do we stop? Join us as special guest Michael Kast closes out our series, My Big Fat Mouth.
Everyone likes to receive encouragement. Yet, our natural tendency is to be negative. We struggle to be encouraging. Negative words, thoughts, and feelings are human nature. If we want to establish ground rule #3, we need to learn how to transform our negative thoughts into positive encouragement. Pastor Aaron Beasley shares three strategies to overcome our negativity bias and speak words of support, confidence, and hope to others.