Episode Summary:

Have you ever been treated unkindly? We live in a world that values kindness but struggles to actually be kind. Kindness can change a heart, change someone’s mind, and change the world. Tune in to the podcast with Greg Atkinson as we talk about how to make the world a better place with 10 keys to kindness.

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Quotables from the episode:

  • We live in a world that values kindness but struggles to actually be kind.
  • We have the power within us to be extraordinarily kind, to be the people of God we were meant to be, to demonstrate over-the-top kindness that goes the extra mile.
  • We must learn to tap into that secret place within us where kindness, love, and peace dwell.
  • Bad things happens when you’re not intentional.
  • Kindness begins with forgiveness, both for yourself and others.
  • How you deal with the trauma and pain in your life—including how you respond to it—will shape your life presently and in the future.
  • You can become bitter or better. Kindness is the remedy, and forgiveness is the antidote.
  • Kindness is contagious. Kindness unlocks kindness.
  • Kindness is the prerequisite for making a difference.


Scripture References:

  • Romans 8:6 (NIV) “The mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.”
  • Proverbs 15:1 (NIV) “A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.”
  • Colossians 4:6 (NIV) “Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.”


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Greg Atkinson, authorGreg Atkinson is an author, speaker, pastor, coach and consultant. He is the Founder and CEO of Worship Impressions, the First Impressions Conference, as well as the Co-Founder of the Social Media Church Conference. He has been featured in Forbes, the Wall Street Journal, Christianity Today, and on CBS, FOX, and NBC.





Hosted By: Dr. Michelle Bengtson
Audio Technical Support: Bryce Bengtson


Ever felt the world could use a little more kindness? Join me with Greg Atkinson as we dive into the 10 keys to unlocking a world transformed by kindness. Discover how small acts can create ripple effects of positivity. Let's tap into the extraordinary power within us and make kindness the driving force in our lives.