Episode 198

Seven Ways to Build Up Your Spouse

Chelsea and I finish our discussion of slander in marriage by giving positive alternatives to hurtful words.

What are ways we can build up our spouse to avoid temptations to slander?

  1. Show kindness
  2. Allow for positive silence
  3. Display grace
  4. Use encouraging words
  5. Express a thankful attitude
  6. Forgive
  7. Intentionally make time together

Scriptures Referenced:

Isaiah 40:31

Ephesians 4:32

Psalm 46:10

Psalm 4:4

Philippians 4:6

Matthew 6:6

Ecclesiastes 9:9a

Proverbs 17:22

1 Peter 3:7-10

Ephesians 4:2

1 Thessalonians 5:11

Proverbs 22:10

Philemon v.7

1 Thessalonians 5:15-18

Philippians 1:3

1 Thessalonians 1:2

Colossians 3:12-15

Proverbs 5:18

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Daniel Mynyk

Daniel Mynyk is a software developer with experience in the education, real estate, and manufacturing industries. He is a devout Christian and an affluent lay apologist, having taught adult Sunday School classes in theology and church history. Daniel has authored the book "Freedom To Give: The Biblical Truth About Tithing." He has also been a guest on the syndicated radio show Bob Enyart Live and popular podcasts such as Apologetics Live, Theology Throw Down, and The Rap Report with Andrew Rappaport. He runs the apologetic website TruthHub.org and hosts the weekly podcast Truthspresso. Daniel lives with his wife Chelsea their four kids.