Snake-in-the-Grass Spiritual Narcissism
Few sins are as problematic and deeply rooted as the big lie that one’s constant attention to one’s own spiritual welfare will result in God’s favor and pleasure. Spiritual Narcissism is toxic condition that results in one’s efforts to make oneself better resulting in a ever worsening spiritual state. Keynote Scripture: Matthew 11:28-30
• New CD by Michael North: We're excited to announce the brand new release from Michael North, CWRa worship leader. It Is Well With My Soul is a collection of twelve popular traditional hymns produced and arranged by Northouse. It is available on CD and digital download.
What is God like? A punishing judge? A doting grandfather? A deadbeat dad? A vengeful warrior? How do such 'good cop/bad cop' distortions of the divine arise and come to dominate churches and cultures? Whether our notions of 'god' are personal projections or inherited traditions, author and theologian Brad Jersak proposes a radical reassessment, arguing for "A More Christlike God: a More Beautiful Gospel."