What would Jesus do? Perhaps he’d flip a table

When you hear the phrase “What would Jesus do?” uttered or written in everyday life, it’s always implied, often smugly, that Jesus would be nice – more specifically, tolerant and compromising. One Christian anon disagrees, and proposes that Jesus would perhaps flip a table.  He presents a very different view than what is commonly espoused … More What would Jesus do? Perhaps he’d flip a table

Service to Others Vs. Service to Self – A new age dichotomy – Part 2

continued from part 1 Other than being designated as the bogey man creed, “Service to Self” does not get as much talk as “Service to Others”.  Indeed, Service to Self is often just brushed upon quickly as The Thing To Not Do, and left along.  In my view, there are times when a “Service to … More Service to Others Vs. Service to Self – A new age dichotomy – Part 2

Service to Others Vs. Service to Self – A new age dichotomy – Part 1

If you have spent any reasonable amount of time reading on topics related to alternative spirituality online, it’s inevitable that you would come across the topics of “Service to Others” and “Service to Self” as creeds one would/should live by.  Both creeds have fairly self-explanatory definitions, but the more interesting issue comes from the reasons … More Service to Others Vs. Service to Self – A new age dichotomy – Part 1