This message begins a unit on what effective communication looks like and how to achieve it, making elders aware of the need to constantly improve one’s communication skills.Audio File Lecture Outline Detailed Outline
- Contemplate these questions, then click on each question to see the answer.
- Which proverb regarding speech has been most helpful to you in improving your communication skills?
- Why do you think the most frequently quoted proverbs concern speech?
- Read through the Book of Proverbs and list every proverb that addresses good speech and unhealthy speech. Put these proverbs into general categories, such as “Gentle speech,” “Angry words,” or “Wise speech" versus "foolish words.” This is a big assignment but it is worth the effort.