Losing My “Self”

I have been following JessyB ever since I first started my blog. This lady is such an inspiration to me and I want to share her latest post with all of you. Thank you Jessy for sharing your thoughts on life with us.

I know that I am guilty of just not seeing things around me.  I am trying to be better at recognizing the needs of others.

On the Outside Looking In

“For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it. For what is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul?” Matthew‬ ‭16:25-26‬ ‭KJV‬‬

We live in the age of love yourself, self-concept, self-help, self-awareness, selfies… You get the idea? Self, self, self…

I read something that really struck a nerve. And I’ve decided to go against the norm:

“If we live in a family or community where we can eat whenever we feel hungry, we have overflowing closets, and we have gifts given to us several times a year, then we are “rich.” By the worldwide standard, if we live in the USA, we are probably rich. And that messes with us, doesn’t it? We want to put that title…

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