Shaped by what others may think … Out of balance

“Everyone around here looks at the people above them,” said Gary Kremen, . . .

Jason tipped me off to an article in The New York Times titled, “In Silicon Valley, Millionaires Who Don’t Feel Rich.” I could not get the quote above out of my head since reading the article last evening. Jason rightly notes the scarcity of sympathy for those whose plight is not about a larger net worth. Sympathy must be the wrong word. But to feel sorry for the poor folks who willingly note of those in their employ, “I don’t know how people live here on just a normal salary,” just does not make sense.

Then again, it does not make sense to vest others with the formation of our self-identity.

About the Author
Husband to Patty. Daddy to Kimberly and Tommie. Grandpa Doc to Cohen, Max, Fox, and Marlee. Pastor to Snow Hill Baptist Church. Graduate of Oklahoma Baptist University and Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. Reading. Photography. Golf. Colorado. Jeeping. Friend. The views and opinions expressed here are my own and should not be construed as representing the corporate views of the church I pastor.

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