Church Conflict: 3 types of conflict and how to navigate them

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It’s inevitable. Conflict will happen. The question is: will you let conflict sink you? If there’s one mistake we make when leading change, its pretending conflict doesn’t exist. We’d like to think we don’t avoid conflict, but more often than not, we don’t address it. Instead, we make a big deal out of the small stuff and ignore the awkward situations.

Church Conflict

Here’s how I understand conflict, and how I’ve attempted to navigate them:

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Speaking Clearly

5 ways to close the communication gap

Reading Time: 4 minutes

I had a learning moment this past weekend.  I’m learning that what I think and what people understand can be two very different things!  My mind never stops thinking about something.  As those thoughts become words and eventually spoken words, the people who hear them can walk away understanding something different.

Clear as mud?

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