Love yourself first?

Self-help programs of all flavors stress often, very often in fact, that we need to love ourselves first. It tends to be an overwhelming mantra that can, and often does, spirals towards ultimate selfishness. They say that if you do not love yourself first then you will not be able to take care of yourself and then you will not be able to love others. They really do emphasize self love in their attempts to help motivate people and while it seems to make sense, God's word s

A True Leader

A leader by God's definition is more than just leading someone to get a job done. A leader by strict definition leads other people. When that supposed "leader" is more concerned about the job than they are about the ones whom they are leading then they are, at best, only a supervisor or, at worse, a slave master. A true godly leader cares for the eternal salvation as well as the earthly success of those whom they are leading. The earthly success, however, has to be from an et

Narcissistic christians and their narcissistic gospel

Narcissistic christians and their narcissistic gospel has become a global epidemic. All who choose to be infected need to repent or they will die. For men shall be lovers of their own selves, covetous, boasters, proud, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, unthankful, unholy, [3] Without natural affection, trucebreakers, false accusers, incontinent, fierce, despisers of those that are good, [4] Traitors, heady, highminded, lovers of pleasures more than lovers of God; [5] Havin