How incredibly timely.
Lately, I’ve been thinking “around” the concepts in this article, which I stumbled upon from Relevant Magazine. Finding this was so serendipitous – like finding a key to a door you’ve been trying to open or the clue to a puzzle you’ve been struggling to solve.
I touched on the subject briefly back in February in the blog, “Whatever It Takes”, pointing out the danger of that simple battle cry. But the author, Tyler Braun, says it so well.
And one of the surprises, for me, is how he ties the question of amiable disagreement with Emotional Intelligence, one of the concepts I’ve studied and taught in major organizations for several years. It fits perfectly.
Check out the article: http://www.relevantmagazine.com/god/church/why-dont-christians-play-nice.