DIE TO SELF, DIE TO YOURSELF….JUST DIE….THEN AND ONLY THEN, WILL YOU BE GREAT
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jamieenglishorgAuthor. Life Mentor. Speaker.
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DIE TO SELF, DIE TO YOURSELF….JUST DIE….THEN AND ONLY THEN, WILL YOU BE GREAT

by jamieenglishorg

What does die to self mean?

-Dying to the things you think you know

– Abandoning the limiting beliefs systems you have adopted

in your life that lead you down the wrong road

– Dying to the need to judge others

– Dying to your ego

– Dying to your pride and your unwillingness to ask for help

– Dying to your thoughts that overtake your mind

– Giving up on the need to be right

– Being afraid to fail so you don’t even try

– Abandoning fear by overcoming the obstacles

you are afraid of

– Dying to your negative habits that have gotten in your way

toward the road to success

– Dying to using negative words to express your feelings and

emotions

These are just some of the ways to dying to oneself.

When I chose to die to myself, it wasn’t an easy thing to do

I had to abandon everything I thought was the truth.

Expose myself and the lies that I once believed.

Get rid of destructive habits that kept me in bondage

for you.

The decision to die to myself only came after

constant failure and the desperation of wanting better for my life.

I had to work one by one to remove the negative attributes

that kept me enslaved in my mind. I started to reprogram my mind and learn new, positive ways to handle change and adversity.

I started with learning wisdom.

The more I heard a new wisdom teaching, the more I was encouraged to change especially since wisdom is so, simple yet is carries much depth.

I would apply one wisdom teaching to my life and see the

fruits of the work and I just wanted more and more.

I applied more wisdom teachings to my life

and it just spilled over in all areas.

For instance, here is one of the first wisdom statements

I learned, What You make happen for Others, God will make happen for you.

Now before hearing that, I was trying to make everything

happen for myself.

Always trying to better my situation

and work towards getting out of my own poverty.

Then to hear this in my desperation, it was shocking.

Now, you must know what being desperate felt like

in that time for me.

It means I was out of my own options.

I was tired of the self-inflicted pain and circumstances

I was experiencing and I was willing to learn from a wise teacher who basically had been there, done that.

Yes, I believe it takes that willingness to start

from scratch and be willing to know nothing and abandon everything you’ve been taught….so I was willing.

Why Won’t it Work You Ask?

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9 months agoReply
Thank you @bernardtwindwil!

bernardtwindwilGold CommaGranddad & story teller, tomthepo8.com
9 months agoReply
This was a nice exhaltatrion. Good job!!