Cum ne putem prosti pe noi înşine?
Poate că aceste informaţii ne folosesc la sfîrşit şi început de an:
1. Prostia concentrării pe sine.
2. Prostia înşelării de sine.
3. Prostia suficienţei cu sine.
4. Prostia „neprihănirii din sine”.
1) The Foolishness of Self-centeredness
We were created to live for something, someone bigger than ourselves. We were designed to live with, for, and through the Lord. God is meant to be the motivation and hope of everything we do. His pleasure, his honor, and his will are the things for which we are meant to live. But the foolishness of sin really does cause us to reduce our lives to the size and shape of our lives.
Often our living has no greater purpose than self-satisfaction and self-fulfillment. Does this sound harsh? Well, ask yourself, „Why do I ever get impatient with others?” „Why do I ever say things I shouldn’t say?” „Why do I get discouraged with my circumstances?” „Why do I give way to anger or give in to self-pity?” The answer is that, like me, you want your own way, and whe