Jan 19, 2024
How can we handle conflict resolution in our homes?
Welcome to Flourish-Meant, where we explore the art of thriving in all aspects of life. In today's episode, our host, Tina Yeager, and guest, Donna Jones, engage in a heartfelt conversation about navigating conflict in relationships. They delve into the deep-rooted connection between conflicts and self-protection, fear, and insecurity. As they bring their insights to the forefront, they also share valuable strategies for managing personal triggers, practicing self-control, and implementing proactive communication to foster growth in relationships. Join us as we uncover the layers of conflict resolution, the power of assuming good intent, and the importance of both listening and setting boundaries. We'll also gain wisdom from their dialogue about prioritizing relationships over being right and bringing God into the center of difficult conversations. So, get ready to embrace a fresh perspective on conflict resolution and equip yourself with the tools to engage in healthy and meaningful interactions.
Donna Jones is a sought-after national and international speaker, the author of three books, including Seek: A Woman’s Guide to Meeting God and Taming Your Family Zoo, and is a contributing author to the 365-day devotional, A Moment to Breathe.
Tina Yeager and Donna Jones explore healthy conflict resolution and the pitfalls to avoid. This episode equipped listeners to navigate disagreements with grace and wisdom.
1. Self-Protection in Conflict:
Understanding the link between fear, self-protection, and insecurity can lead to healthier decision-making and listening during conflicts.
The importance of understanding and managing personal triggers in conflict, emphasizing self-control and the power of pausing and praying through difficult conversations.
2. Love in Conflict:
Choosing love over frustration and listening as an act of understanding in relationships.
The significance of asking the right questions to understand and de-escalate conflicts, emphasizing the "mind reader myth" and the vital role of communication in conflict resolution.
3. God's Role in Conflict:
Bringing God as a third party into difficult conversations can shift perspectives and improve conflict resolution.
Exploring the original design for relationships, involving a dynamic of 3, and how embracing an other-centered approach can lead to resolution without the need for self-protection.
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