"The most universal quality is diversity."

 Cultures provide people with ways of thinking--

ways of seeing, hearing, and interpreting the world.

Demographers tell us that our society is becoming 

increasingly racially and ethnically diverse.  

Think about it:

The active presence of God in all things created extends to all space and every place.

Asia is the largest Continent 

on Earth.
The 7 Continents:

Asia is the largest Continent on Earth.

Africa is the second largest Continent on Earth.

North America is third largest Continent on Earth.

South America is the fourth largest Continent on Earth.

Antartica is the 5th largest Continent on Earth.

Europe is the 6th largest Continent on Earth.

Australia is the 7th largest Continent on Earth.

According to worldatlas.com, 

The 7 Largest Countries are:
  • World's largest Country is Russia.

**Russia. Covesmore than 6.5 million square miles and 

stretching 11 time zones Russia’s 17.1 million square 

kilometers easily makes it the world’s largest by area. No 

other nation can match Russia for sheer size.

Russia has (10.995% of the world's land mass); its Asian 

portion makes it the largest country in Asia, and its 

European portion of roughly 3,960,000 km2 

(1,530,000 sq mi) makes it the largest country in Europe.

World's smallest countries

The World's Richest Countries 

The World's Poorest Countries 

Wonders of the World

Unbelievable Places in the World


An Incredible Tour of Jerusalem

Walking Through the Streets 

of Jerusalem 


Exploring Jerusalem near the Muslim Quarter 

of the Old City.

Exploring Petra

Petra, also known as the Lost City or the Red Rock City, 

is an ancient Nabatean holy city, carved into the rocks in 

southern Jordan. It’s an amazing place to see in the world


Top 10 Most Peaceful Countries 

Smartest Countries Around the World


Artist: Jasmine Leilani - August 2018 - 5 Years Old

Effective communication with people

of different cultures is especially challenging.

When the languages are different,

and translation has to be used to communicate,

the potential for misunderstandings increases.

The same words can mean different things

to people from different cultures,

even when they talk the "same" language.

Take Time To Communicate Effectively 

With Different Cultures.

Communicating with people

from different cultures

means that we need to understand

their world, their values, beliefs,

and customs.

  This allows for better understanding

of different cultures and an understanding

of potential cross-cultural


Each culture has its own way of communicating,

eating, sharing, and showing affection. Most

cultures remain intact by passing along their

nuances, habits, and sayings for hundreds of

years, with only slight variations occurring

within each generation.

Communication is not only about the words we speak, 

we also need to pay attention to:

  • Body language

  • Tone

  • How things are said

  • What is not said

  • The cultural meaning of what is said and how it is said.

Cultural differences effect communication

on all levels.

Cross-cultural environments requires

more attention.

Building strong cross-cultural skills starts with

learning to listen to all aspects of the


When communicating with someone from a

different culture we need to put aside

our busy habits and take in as much

information as we can.

We can do this by simply being ourselves,

with quiet confidence,

discreet respect, and an attentive presence.  

Countries of the World

May we become more appreciative of the rich diversity 

of Our International/universal heritages.

"I Love You"

in Different Languages

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