The Unspeakable Podcast speaks to the hidden side of everything, especially those things that are important to you but not regularly discussed in many Christian communities. Kimberly, Brandi, and Kim explore all things that pertain to life and godliness. If you have a question for the Unspeakable Team, please ask it here.
Shows Main Idea – You may just want to run and hide from the difficult people in your life. But maybe you should stick around and work through the conflict. You might find that pain in the neck person to be a blessing you never expected.
1:30 Why is it important for us to learn how to lovingly deal with difficult people?
1:45 Philippians 4
2:05 Ephesians 4:1-6
4:20 The Peacemaker by Ken Sande
4:36 Romans 12:18
5:00 Why is unity so important?
5:10 2 Timothy 3:1-5
5:58 John 17:23
6:15 Romans 12:3
6:58 Psalm 133
7:12 1 Timothy 1:15 “I am the biggest sinner in the room.”
8:07 How do we practically walk out unity with even the most difficult person?
9:30 Love covers a multitude of sins
9:51 Galatians 6:1-2
10:45 Is that really “just the way they are?”
12:00 Be diligent to prevent the conflict from happening in the first place as much as it depends on you
13:20 Philippians 2:1-5
15:00 If you are a blood-bought child of God that has the Holy Spirit in you, you do not have a right to treat people poorly
17:30 The Lord puts His glory on display by bringing difficult people in your life. He uses them to demonstrate He alone has the power of reconciliation.
18:25 James 4:1-2
19:15 How to turn a difficult situation around biblically
- Pray together with
- Study Scripture together
- Remember others are made in the image of God just like you are
- Acknowledge that if the difficult person does change, it will be the Holy Spirit who does the changing – not you