Tag Archives: Matthew

Everybody Wants to be Famous.

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Everybody wants to be famous today. Fame once required talent, but today with social media and the cult of celebrity anybody can lay claim to fame. The question is what is driving this consuming desire to become famous? This drive for fame and fortune is consuming many lives and causing people to do outrageous things …

Today, I Will be Unafraid to be Great.

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The second principle in the SUPERMAN principles is being unafraid to be great. Why do we fear being great? And what is being great? It is this fear of greatness that prevents us from doing great things. We minimize who we are and what we can do so we upset no one. Getting along becomes …

What You Should Know About God and Your Possessions

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God does not care about your possessions like what house you live in, what car you drive, how much money you make, who your friends are, or your clothes. These things we get to choose. How much we want to pursue and will receive them is in direct proportion to our efforts. It is pointless …

How Materialism Has Ruined The Church

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In the teaching of the Roman Catholic Church, an indulgence is “a way to reduce the amount of punishment one has to undergo for sins”. It may reduce the temporal punishment after death, in the state or process of purification called Purgatory. By the late Middle Ages, the abuse of indulgences, mainly through commercialization, had …