Sermon Notes for This Sunday (Oct. 14, 2012)

The Marriage Expedition: Essential Supplies for the Journey #2 • A Stethoscope

  

Main point “The key to communication is not speaking; it is ______________.”  

 

Key Bible PassagesExodus 7:8-13; Jeremiah 7:26, 16:12, Ps. 10:17; Mt. 13:19; James 1:19; Prov. 18:13 

  • Although it looks ______________, listening is an ______________ process of trying to understand.   

So, how can I learn to listen well?  Seven suggestions… 

  1. Plan ______________ to listen  
  2. Learn to ______________ good questions  
  3. Listen for ______________
  4. When listening, do not ________-________ 
  5. Stop re-______________ and listen  
  6. Be aware of your ______________ ______________ 
  7. Consider giving your spouse a ______________