Last week — at some time, in certain ways, and in varying degrees — I showed my reverence, trust, love, and obedience for God. As weeks go, I have had worse. How well did I do? Well, if I were being judged by acquaintances and friends who watched me from a distance, they might have … More It feels like cheating, but it’s not!
We all live in the presence of deluded friends. Some have an inflated view of their own character, talents, and accomplishments due to the constant press coming from parents, grandparents, uncles, aunts, coaches, ministers, peers, and groupies. From the outside, they consistently hear how sharp they are, and they believe what people are saying. Other … More Quit Lying to Yourself
An arrogant individual thinks pretty highly of himself. In his own estimation, he is mostly a self-made man. Sure, he recognizes that he stands on the backs of others, and he does have some gratitude for the service and sacrifice of those who have gone before him. However, it does not take him long to congratulate himself … More Forget the Facade and Enjoy the Benefits