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What Is Conflict Resolution Paper

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Conflict Resolution Paper
Just the simple word “conflict” makes it hard for me to breathe, only because all I knew was negative conflict. I never knew it could be healthy or used to get to the heart of a matter to find resolution or peace. Throughout this paper I want to share the true meaning of conflict, differentiate between positive and negative conflict, share a real-life scenario that I have dealt with in my everyday life, and give you a Biblical view of conflict resolution. These can be used individually or in a team, just remember to choose your conflict wisely.
Concept of Conflict
As I search for the true meaning of conflict, I came across a great blog listing types of conflict, ways to resolve conflict in a positive manner, conflict …show more content…

In this essay, the author

  • Explains that the simple word "conflict" makes it hard for them to breathe, only because they never knew it could be healthy or used to get to the heart of a matter to find resolution.
  • Opines that they want positive conflict or learn how to resolve negative conflict, not just avoid or cave in to bullying.
  • Explains that conflict is a disagreement between groups or individuals characterized by antagonism and hostility, fueled by the opposition of one party to another in an attempt to reach an objective different from that of the other party.
  • Analyzes how dr. douce explains the reasons for conflict, such as lack of misunderstanding, not listening to others, and a dispute over who is in charge.
  • Explains romans 12:14-21 states we are to be like minded to those who persecute us and not to repay evil for evil, and if at all possible, try and be peaceful.

It can be described as a disagreement among groups or individuals characterized by antagonism and hostility. This is usually fueled by the opposition of one party to another, in an attempt to reach an objective different from that of the other party. The elements involved in the conflict have varied sets of principles and values, thus allowing such a conflict to arise (Evans 2013, para. 18).
Many believe conflict transpires between two people or a group of people, but it can also occur within one person. An internal battle of the mind, thoughts, emotions, values, and doctrine can build internal stresses that lead to a deep depression if left untreated. Conflict can be negative or positive. You must know the difference to understand the full meaning of …show more content…

In Romans 12:14-21 states we are to bless those who persecute us and not curse them. We are to be like minded to them, we are not to repay evil for evil, and if at all possible we are to try and be peaceful. Do not take revenge. Let God handle it! Most of all apply the last verse, “Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.” I can apply this resolution in my marriage and I can also apply with the recent situation with my son getting hurt. When my son, Austin was attacked my oldest son wanted to retaliate and beat the boys up who hurt his brother. I stopped my oldest son, Kole by telling him this very verse. Retaliation is never the answer, God will and can handle the evil of this world. Thankfully, He listened. Sometimes these lessons are hard to learn, yet our heavenly Father is loving and patiently waiting on us to bring these conflicts to Him, so He can handle

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