“There are three elements essential to unity. The first is acceptance. Unconditional love and acceptance. There is a difference, by the way, between acceptance and approval……
The second thing necessary is honesty. If one of us pretends something in order to uphold a false harmony, we’ve buried ourselves in extra layers of problem and disunity. This is why passive-aggressiveness is so prevalent in relationships today.
The third thing necessary for unity is diversity. Yeah, in order to be in unison, we have to be different”.
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from Patheos by VICTORIOUS LIVING