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self-care or selfishness?

two weeks ago i made possibly one of the best decisions i’ve made in the last couple years. i created a space for myself free of the distractions of other people. 991 more words

Grief’s Selfish Design

My prayers have been very conversational, lately. I have been explaining my feelings to God and asking His help for very specific things. There is a confidence that I have when talking to God. 393 more words

Grief

The Destiny of Selfish People

Luke 16:19-23

Our passage today is a familiar one.  It is often explained during wakes and funerals.  This story (others say it is a parable) was Jesus’ answer to the Pharisees who were “lovers of money” –  “And the Pharisees also, who were covetous, heard all these things: and they derided him” (v. 2,045 more words

Unfair Ways

When fear stops you from allowing freedom into your life

Thoughts caught in the fences, and the air feels stifling

Freedom of the valleys is restrained… only helpless stares… 91 more words

Poetry

We Need to Stop

We are blessed with such a beautiful planet. We were given goods, and we used them well! But our beautiful Earth might be gone soon. We use too much energy every day, waste lots of oil, and we litter horrendously. 244 more words

"A basic assumption of economics is that people are selfish, but people are not selfish...."

Synopsis: Human beings act to further their self-interests. Using the pejorative selfishness in place of self-interest wrongly stigmatizes self-interest. Cooperative, other-regarding, and reciprocal acts are ultimately performed in self-interest. 819 more words

Economics

How Big Is Your Heart?

Hello everyone! It’s been a little while since I have posted a blog, a lot has been happening in the Johnson household. I didn’t forget about you… 680 more words

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