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What this podcast is NOT about: Hoping to convince you to always agree with my perspective.
Please disagree: who wants friends who agree with you all the time. They are not friends.
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy. – Proverbs 27:6
(especially of something offered or discharged) exuberantly plentiful; abundant.
“I offered my profuse apologies”
synonyms: copious, prolific, abundant, liberal, unstinting, fulsome, effusive, extravagant, lavish, gushing;
informalover the top, gushy
(of a person) lavish; extravagant.
“they are profuse in hospitality”
A Christian perspective on enjoying community on our Facebook page
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy. Proverbs 27:6
Marketing gurus recommend controversy as a tool to generate traffic. I do not
Facebook, the angry medium where some use the ready-fire-aim method of discourse
No corrupting talk, but only such as is good for building up. Ephesians 4:29
What this podcast is about: The only way community and public discourse will happen on my Facebook page.
I call Facebook the angry medium, the place where some people, who are prone to the “ready, fire, aim” method of discourse, sit in the cyber weeds, waiting to launch verbal grenades across the bow of someone’s Facebook (or most any other social media platform) page.
Also called, Drive-by Shooters.
While the world has no qualms or inhibitions about the ready, fire, aim method of public discourse, it is unbecoming of Christians.
Let no corrupting talk come out of your mouths, but only such as is good for building up, as fits the occasion, that it may give grace to those who hear. – Ephesians 4:29
Rick Thomas leads a training network for Christians to assist them in becoming more effective soul care providers. RickThomas.Net reaches people around the world through consulting, training, podcasting, writing, counseling, and speaking.
In 1990 he earned a BA in Theology, and in 1991 he received a BS in Education. In 1993 he was ordained into Christian ministry, and in 2000 he graduated with an MA in Counseling from The Master’s University in Santa Clarita, CA. In 2006 he was recognized as a Fellow of the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).