Instead, we will speak the truth in love, growing in every way more and more like Christ, who is the head of his body, the church.
Speaking the truth is a powerful action in itself, but adding love makes for a combination that is guaranteed to result in growth. Jesus is the ultimate example of this and imitating him will help us grow together to become more like him.
Rate yourself: How hard is this for you to speak the truth in love on a scale of 1-10? Why?
What can you learn from Jesus’ interactions with people to grow in this?