All posts in " listening "

Facts and truth – a big difference

By Dave Henning / September 17, 2021

“There is a big difference between facts and the truth.  Facts are rooted in details that tell who, what, when, where, and how.  Truth, however, encompasses more than facts.  Your quest must be . . . to understand life’s facts in the context of God’s eternal purposes.  You must seek to have His understanding and […]


Listening to something – house you live in

By Dave Henning / August 19, 2021

“Each day you and I are listening to something.  The hard days seem to be the days when doubt shouts its greatest lies.  But what you listen to becomes the house you live in.  God is always speaking. . . .  Most of the time, we are the ones who struggle to listen.  And this […]


A lifestyle of listening to God

By Dave Henning / August 2, 2017

“We have to be people who develop a lifestyle of listening to God so we know what our next steps should be.”- Susie Larson, citing author and pastor Adonis Lenzy In Chapter 7 (“Dare to Pray God’s Promises”) of Your Powerful Prayers, Susie Larson relates a conversation she had with Adonis Lenzy.  The interview covered […]


The pathway to understanding

By Dave Henning / July 28, 2016

In today’s blog, Dr. Gary Chapman reminds us that “listening paves the pathway to understanding.”  Consequently, he illustrates this by presenting steps four through seven of his seven-step process for responding to angry people. 4.  Seek to understand the angry person’s plight.  Since you have listened, listened, and listened, now put yourself in the angry person’s […]

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