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As Christians ,United We Stand, Divided We Fall: Avoiding Social Segregation in a Self Centered World (#195)

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เนื้อหาจัดทำโดย A.B. Ridgeway เนื้อหาพอดแคสต์ทั้งหมด รวมถึงตอน กราฟิก และคำอธิบายพอดแคสต์ได้รับการอัปโหลดและจัดหาให้โดยตรงจาก A.B. Ridgeway หรือพันธมิตรแพลตฟอร์มพอดแคสต์ของพวกเขา หากคุณเชื่อว่ามีบุคคลอื่นใช้งานที่มีลิขสิทธิ์ของคุณโดยไม่ได้รับอนุญาต คุณสามารถปฏิบัติตามขั้นตอนที่แสดงไว้ที่นี่ https://th.player.fm/legal

Episode Summary: In this episode of "Financial Advisors, say the darndest things and my mom's favorite Christian financial advisor," host A.B. Ridgeway delves into the topic of unity within the Christian community. He questions whether congregating solely amongst believers and turning away from society is beneficial or harmful. Ridgeway draws on an article from Christianity Today by Kerry McKean titled "Like Minded, Not Like Me," which explores the dangers of self-segregation. He offers insights into the basics of fellowship, the impact of algorithms and social mirroring, and the dangers of conceit and vain ambitions in financial planning.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Basics of Fellowship and Biblical Principles: Ridgeway emphasizes the importance of fellowship based on biblical principles. He highlights the potential dangers of homogeneity within Christian communities, citing Kerry McCain's realization about the dangers of self-segregation. By internalizing the Word and applying it to personal beliefs, individuals can avoid the pitfalls of herd mentality and groupthink.
  2. Breaking Free of Algorithms and Social Mirroring: Ridgeway discusses the role of algorithms in shaping individuals' viewpoints and urges listeners to step outside their comfort zones. He warns against the dangers of echo chambers created by social media algorithms, which reinforce existing beliefs and hinder diverse perspectives. By seeking alternative viewpoints, individuals can avoid the trap of assuming familiarity equates to correctness.
  3. Avoiding Conceit and Vain Ambitions: Ridgeway cautions against the dangers of conceit and self-centered financial planning. He encourages listeners to consider the broader mission of stewarding God's wealth and prioritizing the needs of others. By seeking counsel from diverse sources and avoiding arrogance, Christians can align their financial plans with biblical principles and foster unity within the community.

Quotes:

  1. "Living in such a homogeneous world seemed like the natural order of things. I couldn't yet see the shadow side, how easily we slipped into idolizing our own reflections, mistaking the familiar for the proper and the customary for the righteous."
  2. "The algorithm says more about you than it says about the society in which you live in. It's very important that we take an opportunity to kind of get outside of the algorithm and expand our viewpoints."
  3. "Without counsel, plans fail. But with many counselors, plans are established. Sometimes we need to hear from someone who may be opposing our views so we can either say this is what I truly believe or maybe just maybe there's something else out there to consider."

💵Sign up for a Christian Finance Consultation and create your Financial Plan Today!

https://calendly.com/abridgewaywm/consultation

*Disclaimer: This communication is not intended as an offer or solicitation to buy, hold or sell any financial instrument or investment advisory services. Any information provided has been obtained from sources considered reliable, but we do not guarantee the accuracy or the completeness of any description of securities, markets or developments mentioned. This is strictly for information purposes. We recommend you speak with a professional financial advisor.

For more articles from Carrie Mckean go to:

https://www.carriemckean.com

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เนื้อหาจัดทำโดย A.B. Ridgeway เนื้อหาพอดแคสต์ทั้งหมด รวมถึงตอน กราฟิก และคำอธิบายพอดแคสต์ได้รับการอัปโหลดและจัดหาให้โดยตรงจาก A.B. Ridgeway หรือพันธมิตรแพลตฟอร์มพอดแคสต์ของพวกเขา หากคุณเชื่อว่ามีบุคคลอื่นใช้งานที่มีลิขสิทธิ์ของคุณโดยไม่ได้รับอนุญาต คุณสามารถปฏิบัติตามขั้นตอนที่แสดงไว้ที่นี่ https://th.player.fm/legal

Episode Summary: In this episode of "Financial Advisors, say the darndest things and my mom's favorite Christian financial advisor," host A.B. Ridgeway delves into the topic of unity within the Christian community. He questions whether congregating solely amongst believers and turning away from society is beneficial or harmful. Ridgeway draws on an article from Christianity Today by Kerry McKean titled "Like Minded, Not Like Me," which explores the dangers of self-segregation. He offers insights into the basics of fellowship, the impact of algorithms and social mirroring, and the dangers of conceit and vain ambitions in financial planning.

Key Takeaways:

  1. Basics of Fellowship and Biblical Principles: Ridgeway emphasizes the importance of fellowship based on biblical principles. He highlights the potential dangers of homogeneity within Christian communities, citing Kerry McCain's realization about the dangers of self-segregation. By internalizing the Word and applying it to personal beliefs, individuals can avoid the pitfalls of herd mentality and groupthink.
  2. Breaking Free of Algorithms and Social Mirroring: Ridgeway discusses the role of algorithms in shaping individuals' viewpoints and urges listeners to step outside their comfort zones. He warns against the dangers of echo chambers created by social media algorithms, which reinforce existing beliefs and hinder diverse perspectives. By seeking alternative viewpoints, individuals can avoid the trap of assuming familiarity equates to correctness.
  3. Avoiding Conceit and Vain Ambitions: Ridgeway cautions against the dangers of conceit and self-centered financial planning. He encourages listeners to consider the broader mission of stewarding God's wealth and prioritizing the needs of others. By seeking counsel from diverse sources and avoiding arrogance, Christians can align their financial plans with biblical principles and foster unity within the community.

Quotes:

  1. "Living in such a homogeneous world seemed like the natural order of things. I couldn't yet see the shadow side, how easily we slipped into idolizing our own reflections, mistaking the familiar for the proper and the customary for the righteous."
  2. "The algorithm says more about you than it says about the society in which you live in. It's very important that we take an opportunity to kind of get outside of the algorithm and expand our viewpoints."
  3. "Without counsel, plans fail. But with many counselors, plans are established. Sometimes we need to hear from someone who may be opposing our views so we can either say this is what I truly believe or maybe just maybe there's something else out there to consider."

💵Sign up for a Christian Finance Consultation and create your Financial Plan Today!

https://calendly.com/abridgewaywm/consultation

*Disclaimer: This communication is not intended as an offer or solicitation to buy, hold or sell any financial instrument or investment advisory services. Any information provided has been obtained from sources considered reliable, but we do not guarantee the accuracy or the completeness of any description of securities, markets or developments mentioned. This is strictly for information purposes. We recommend you speak with a professional financial advisor.

For more articles from Carrie Mckean go to:

https://www.carriemckean.com

  continue reading

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