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10 WAYS TO LOVE YOURSELF TO THE GLORY OF GOD

For years I thought being a good Christian meant loving myself less and putting myself last. I made a noble attempt to love God and others while sincerely trying to think less of myself. But my efforts resulted in an unholy, self-loathing God never intended. As I studied and talked to God about what it…

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WHAT DOES THE BIBLE SAY ABOUT LOVING YOURSELF?

Do you love yourself? Are you taking care of yourself as one of God’s image-bearers? Do you feel guilty when you do something for you? Do you put everyone else first, even to the detriment of your spiritual and physical health? If you’re having trouble answering these questions or are unsure about the answers you’ve…

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“MOMMA, ARE YOU MAD?”

For most of my life my priorities looked something like this: God first, others second (“others” is a looong list), and myself last. To have it any other way felt selfish and unchristian. But my noble attempt to live like Jesus turned into an unholy, self-loathing God never intended. He’s teaching me a better way….

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