The Problem With Judging -Samuel Manyika

The Problem With Judging -Samuel Manyika

Samuel Manyika May 19, 2014 ·  The problem with a judgmental attitude is that it denies one opportunity to make an honest appraisal of the...
Samuel Manyika May 19, 2014 ·  The problem with a judgmental attitude is that it denies one opportunity to make an honest appraisal of the kind of person they really are. It also tends to make people blind to the dynamics, pressures or realities which may have caused or influenced certain actions.   When scandals hit some big evangelistic ministries in the USA, I remember asking an elderly minister friend of mine John Hutshingson what he thought about it all. I will never forget his reply, he said “Sam, I have never had more than five to ten thousand dollars...

Judging Others

Judging others has gotten so bad that it has almost become a national sport in America. Every day the media and the Internet are full of...
Judging others has gotten so bad that it has almost become a national sport in America. Every day the media and the Internet are full of headlines about the latest failings of both celebrities and ordinary Americans. When someone fails spectacularly, the talking heads in the media gleefully discuss how bad that person is hour after hour - at least until the next big juicy piece of gossip comes along. The truth is that we are being taught by the media to hate and to judge one another - Republican vs. Democrat, men vs. women, religious vs. non-religious, conservative vs. liberal,...