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Yesterday, I had heard a guy share a bit about how he came to be at the church he's currently attending. He talked about some difficulties in finding a good fit. At one point, he said, "My wife has Tourette's [Syndrome], and I wrestle with playing well with others." That statement spoke volumes to me.… Continue reading Proscribe Perfect

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Shut your trap! Watch and listen.

I grow weary of hearing people talking like they're experts on everything. They end up trying to make crap, you know rubbish, appear fragrant, wise, and helpful. Do you know what I mean? *** There's a lot to be said for watching and listening. But, that means keeping the mouth shut, suspending (decisive) judgment, and… Continue reading Shut your trap! Watch and listen.