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“If anyone thinks they are something when they are not, they deceive themselves. Each one should test their own actions. Then they can take pride in themselves alone, without comparing themselves to someone else, for each one should carry their own load.” (Galatians 6:3-5, NIV) 146 more words

Why Literature Matters: Some Presuppositional Considerations (Pt.3)

[Continued from Pt.1 & 2]

Epistemological Self-Deception

In a literary text, self-deception is not only attributable to the characters of the text, including the narrator, but also to the author. 748 more words

Apologetics

Management Genius

Management Genius

They are out of control, this damn crew.
Every team member, lacking a clue,
screws up twelve times a day.
How can things go this way… 12 more words

How self deception gets us into trouble

Michael Shermer: The pattern behind self-deception

Michael Shermer says the human tendency to believe strange things — from alien abductions to dowsing rods — boils down to two of the brain’s most basic, hard-wired survival skills. 24 more words

Psychology

The Longest Psalm

During our weekly “Lunch with the Psalms” group yesterday the first topic was the length of psalm 119, part of which was the selection of the day in the Scripture readings. 253 more words

The Libra Cycle begins on 23rd. September.

During the Libra cycle from 23rd. September until the 22nd. October everyone on Planet Earth will have to deal with the returning world karma created by our dishonesty, intrigue and treachery and self-deception.

Life

Like tides of an ocean

Transcending limitations and overcoming challenges is essential to me. In development there’s joy; in stagnation, frustration.

Given my disposition, I would like to think that I’m taking steps towards my goal of changing my pump sites every three days. 128 more words

Diabetes Blog