Speaking the truth in love

how to be an assertive Christian by Ruth N. Koch

Publisher: Stephen Ministries in St. Louis, Mo

Written in English
Cover of: Speaking the truth in love | Ruth N. Koch
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  • Assertiveness (Psychology) -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.,
  • Christian life.

Edition Notes

StatementRuth N. Koch, Kenneth C. Haugk.
ContributionsHaugk, Kenneth C., 1945-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBV4647.A78 K63 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination200 p. ;
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1748471M
ISBN 100963383116
LC Control Number92064385
OCLC/WorldCa27066963

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The reader begins by taking an “Assertiveness Inventory” to determine when and where he or she is likely to be passive, aggressive, or assertive.

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For much of my Christian life I have had a one-sided view of “speaking the truth in love” (Ephesians ). I assumed that the verse meant only that when hard news or rebuke needed to be brought, it should be done with tenderness and sensitivity.

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