FamilyLife Blended® Minute

Family Communication: Filtered or Unfiltered?

with | September 27, 2019
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Is your family communication filtered or unfiltered?
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  • In this digital age we have many communication filtering options. Say your mobile phone rings, but you let it go to voicemail. You listen to the message and reply with a text. That's filtering. This has pros and cons. For blended families, filtering can help reduce conflict in strained relationships. But if new family members don't stop filtering they'll never develop a genuine relationship. The way to add depth is to actually talk and hang out in person. That throwback idea needs a comeback.

Is your family communication filtered or unfiltered?