Conflict is natural and normal. But too often we avoid it or erupt with it—both of which create distance. When we recognize conflict as an opportunity to grow in understanding, new depth and genuine connection can emerge. We all can learn to listen in love and speak in love, and what a difference it can make.
Lynn Walsh has taught Marriage & Family courses at the University of Bridgeport for eight years, as well as at the Unification Theological Seminary and Mercy College. She is trained in PREP, PAIRS, Love Links, and Habits for Highly Effective Families. Lynn’s husband, Tom Walsh, is the president of Universal Peace Federation International. Lynn & Tom enjoy kayaking together and sometimes even speak at the same conferences. They were Blessed in marriage on July 1st, 1982, and currently reside in Tarrytown, NY and have two children, Nathan and Aidan.