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Ten Thoughts on How to Disagree Well

Pretty much the entire nation has witnessed the conflict and disagreement at Mizzou and in Columbia over the last several days. And my guess is that we’re likely to have a good deal more in the days ahead.

Obviously, the Christian community—including The Crossing—isn’t immune from all this. And while that means we face the difficult task of working through those disagreements as we go forward, it also means we have a real opportunity as followers of Christ to do it well. Not only will that that be a huge help in tackling very difficult problems, but it will also help commend our faith to those who may not share it.

With that in mind, here are ten things to keep in mind as we seek to disagree in the right way. And note that this is far from an exhaustive list: