Not fueling the fire

Are you a water carrier or a fire carrier? Great post on gossip and fault finding and what to do when someone is gossiping or putting you or someone else down.

Bizarrely Blessed

from JO’s sermon tonight:

we all have opportunities to make people look bad;  we hear rumors, things that we don’t know for sure are true, but it’s tempting to repeat them.  it’s not that we’re a bad person, we’re just telling what we heard. or maybe we know something about a person that is true, they made a mistake, they had a failure;  it’s easy to justify telling that because it’s the truth. but there are a lot of things that are true that we don’t need to tell;  we should do our best to never show people in an unflattering light

1 Peter 3:10 (MSG)

Whoever wants to embrace life and see the day fill up with good, Here’s what you do: Say nothing evil or hurtful;

we live in a society that’s filled with rumors, gossip, innuendos.  there’s a lot of chatter these days, people talking on the internet…

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