By: Sharisse Scott Compassion is a Fashion! Do you wear yours well? Colossians 3:12 “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.” Keep this verse in your heart, and wear it on your sleeve! (pun intended😉) Try this: Communicate with compassion. Speak kindly to others.… Continue reading Work Those Skills Wednesday: Compassion
“She opens her mouth in wisdom, and the teachings of kindness is on her tongue.” -Proverbs 31:26 Imagine if you could actually see every word that left your mouth. You could see the tone of which the word was spoken, the intent behind it and the affect it has. You could look at people and… Continue reading Change Your Words
Saying no seems like it would be contradictory to improving communication. But often times we throw out our yeses and agree to things without fully thinking about what is being asked of us. This leads to either not fully committing or reluctantly following through. If we practice saying no more often, then we can reserve… Continue reading Work Those Skills Wednesday-Saying “No” More
Have you ever been in a heated argument with your husband and wondered, “How did we get to this point?” Chances are, he has too. It is likely that the two of you are using trigger words to set the other person off, turning a conversation or disagreement into a full-blown yelling match. Trigger words are… Continue reading Trigger Words- Shooting Down Communication in Your Marriage One Word at a Time.
As a health coach one of the first skills you learn is active listening. Active listening, in short, is the act of listening, confirming what has been communicated, and retaining that information. It takes intention. Listen without interrupting. Your focus should be on the speaker. You are not multitasking or thinking of a response and… Continue reading Work Those Skills Wednesday: Active Listening
If someone from the past visited us today, they would very quickly realize that we all have a lot of opinions and most of us express those opinions frequently. In the U.S, freedom of speech is a right to be thankful for, but I wonder if living in a society where every one express themselves… Continue reading Be Virtuous, Be Silent
September’s topic is communication! Healthy communication can have a positive impact on relationships and health. Stay tuned for: •Sunday blog post: Mom Coachings and devotions •Work Those Skills Wednesday: We’ll be sharing helpful communication skills you can implement immediately •Final Word Friday: You’ll get to hear tips, quotes, and encouragement from fellow moms If you… Continue reading This Month’s Mission-Communication