An offended friend is harder to win back than a fortified city.  Arguments separate friends like a gate locked with bars.
Proverbs 18:19 [NLT]

What if we could stop the conflict, before it ever began?

"Communication is essential to any healthy relationship."

Nonverbal Communication

Four Conversations

  1. Ourselves
  2. The Enemy  
  3. Our God
    "Every time we communicate to another person, we are revealing how well we've been doing in those first three conversations."
  4. Other People

"...for the kingdom of God is...righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit."
Romans 14:17 [NKJV],

Don't use foul or abusive language.  Let everything you say be good and helpful, so that your words will be an encouragement to those who hear them.
Ephesians 4:29 [NLT]

Let your conversation be gracious and attractive so that you will have the right response for everyone.
Colossians 4:6 [NLT]

Trust in the Lord with all your heart; do not depend on your own understanding. 6 Seek his will in all you do, and he will show you which path to take. 
Proverbs 3:5-6 [NLT]

Terri Smith