Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…






Tag Archive: Gossip

Is Pastor Bruce Gerencser a Theonomist?

Last week someone found my blog by searching for this phrase. It’s stuff like this that makes me wish Google Analytics provided more information about individual searches because I’d love to know who was asking the question and why they were so curious about theological positions held by a former pastor many years ago. Bruce…






The Difference Between Gossip and Telling the Truth

This post is a response to Never Say Bad Things About People.  Imagine living next door to someone whose front yard is falling apart. A beautiful, large tree towers over his house, but as its roots grew they began destroying the sidewalk. What used to be a smooth, flat surface is now an uneven jumble of…






What is the Purpose of Gossip?

Someone found this blog recently through this question. Let’s talk about it. Gossip serves a couple of different purposes: It provides information about the target.  If what everyone is saying is true “gossip” may provide valuable knowledge about the character of the individual being discussed. I pay closer attention when multiple people tell the same story about…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Originally posted on January 13, 2011. I haven’t been feeling well lately and am taking a short writing break while I recover. Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if…






It’s Never Just Gossip

Let’s begin with a one-sentence working definition of gossip for the purpose of this post: saying or listening to information (true or otherwise) about someone that you wouldn’t feel comfortable participating in if that person was standing next to you. Between a difficult half-dozen or so years in school and growing up as a preacher’s kid in a…