Commentary On Leaving The Team Life Style by Mitch Santell with a hat tip to RR
Living in a world that is continually going insane is not for the faint of heart.
For many years I sincerely sought the use of teams and was continually looking for solutions on how to best coordinate an outfit of positive players.
Now that world is gone and it is now all up to you. You can do it!
REMOVING THE NEW WORLD ODOR
This is about spiritual survival in a world gone insane.
We have a tendency to feel helpless, unable to affect faraway events. In fact, we are on the front lines. The New World Odor wants our mind and soul. We fight back by dedicating ourselves to God instead.
First we have to short-circuit their two main control systems: sex and money. We can direct our sex drive by confining it to a monogamous relationship. We can escape the money compulsion by living within our means, and disciplining ourselves so money is a minor concern.
Henry David Thoreau said, “A man is rich in proportion to the number of things he can afford to leave alone.”
The truly rich man is the one who does not think about money. By this standard many billionaires are paupers. In fact, the more money a person has, the harder it is to think of anything else.
A CONCENTRATION CAMP IN THE MIND
How long has it been since you felt happy? Yes, it rankles that pathetic scoundrels control the world. But man is not the measure of all things. No matter what happens on earth, God is the only Reality. The earth is like a postage stamp. Look beyond man and focus on spiritual reality: beauty, goodness, justice and love.
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