The Fine-Tuning Argument, Generalized by Luke Muehlhauser on September 30, in Design Argument Religious believers often claim that the universe is fine-tuned for life, and that this is evidence of God. As such, it invites a careful examination.
There are red flags that, once you know them, can be the window to understanding your gut feelings. Do you find yourself in a relationship that gives you some concern?
Do some fact checking and answer these questions: Does he rage and then apologize and promise it will never happen again? How many times do you need to see this before you recognize this as a tactic of an abuser?
Two times is too much. Is he your soul mate? And you know this on the second or third date? Better step back and give this one some time. No one is perfect and often abusers are charming and manipulative. Does he ask you for money? Does he never take you someplace nice for dinner?
Being thrifty is fine, but being pathological about money is not. Watch out for clues such as a someone with a good job that never spends money.
Narcissists do not have a normal relationship with money. Does he spend money unwisely? The other pathology surrounding money is that of the show — off.
Is he insensitive to your needs, often making fun of you? Does he have a need to control situations? While this may feel comforting, it is infantalizing and you are a grown person now who needs to make her own decisions. Does he have a good persona in front of others?
You have a right to be treated with respect. The narcissist is incapable of doing so. Narcissistic personality disorder is just that — a disorder of the personality. People in these relationships find that over time things get worse, not better. You can change yourself. More self confidence will lead to less neediness.
Charm is a facade, manipulation will wear you down, and one day you will find dreams have turned into a nightmare if you stay with a toxic partner.A relationship with a narcissist can be toxic.
Narcissists tend to make bad relationship partners, as they are unable to feel empathy or offer real love. Hopefully all Canadian schools close on April 20 to show solidarity for a gun-free culture.
I know education is provincial jurisdiction but it would be nice to have some federal government leadership on this particular issue to show support for our American cousins.
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A Biblical look at the false teachings and heresy of The Circle Maker by Mark Batterson. It is another sign of the apostasy in the church today. Courtroom where Judge Spence Eig heard arguements against the Pine Rockland development in South Miami-Dade.