Episode #77 - Hurtful Speech
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Have you ever heard the phrase, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me.”? Well, stupider…if that’s a word. Stupider words have never been spoken. Tune in to this week’s episode to learn how to prevent your words from harming you family in ways that can last a lifetime.
Links to information discussed in the show:
Quotes from the Show:
Covert hurtful speech - not everyone is on the same page.
Our heart and our main priority should be building up.
Be present in your interactions.
Learn to laugh with your spouse about things.
Take each other seriously, but not yourself.
Arguments are pre-meditated.
Consider your partner's style.
Take a Seat on the Couch:
1. Put yourself in your spouse's shoes, empathize with their position.
2. Men, don't treat your spouse like your buddy.
3. Women, be careful not to criticize your husband. Be encouraging.
4. If this episode hits home for you. If you believe you and your family struggle with this particular area, read below for next steps for you and your family: