Posts Tagged being nice

A Christian Walk

I originally wrote this post under the title “Lessons From Rocky” in 2012, but feel it has a great lesson for now.  With our current culture wringing it’s collective hands over not feeling safe if people have differing points of view.  And when so many want to point the finger at others blaming them for […]


Just Be Nice

Sometimes being nice can be a tall order. Of course, it’s rather easy when all is well, and others are being nice to you. The challenge comes when things aren’t really working out the way you’d like, or when others are being less than nice to you. What do you do in those cases? Well, […]


Being Pleasant and Persistent

There’s an idiom that goes, “You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar”. Can anyone argue with that? Of course not. Even the bible backs that up. Proverbs 15:1 A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger. I know I respond quite differently to a harsh, confrontational tone; […]