Category Archives: Schadenfreude

Always leading us back to grace

God is always leading us back to grace to confess our unworthiness and to celebrate His mercy. Continue reading

Posted in Christian life, Christianity, Contentment, Death of Christ, Gospel, Gospel-centered, Grace, Gratitude, Humility, Justification, Pharisees, Pride, Salvation, Schadenfreude, Self esteem, Self love, Selfishness, Servanthood, Spiritual transformation | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Are you a social cannibal?

Some people enjoy bad news about others. They enjoy bits of gossip and slander. You might want to keep your distance from people like this.  These are people who give you a feeling that they wouldn’t mind hearing a little … Continue reading

Posted in Antagonists, Bitterness, Church membership, Community, Conflict, Depravity, Envy and Jealousy, Evil in the world, Gossip, Problem of evil, Schadenfreude, Slandered | 7 Comments

Watch out for social cannibals

Why are we drawn to bad news about others? Continue reading

Posted in Behavior, Bitterness, Complaining, Conflict, Counseling, Envy and Jealousy, Ethics, Gossip, Human depravity, Schadenfreude, Slandered, Spiritual Detox, Spiritual growth, Spiritual inventory, Spiritual transformation, Trouble-makers | 5 Comments

Twisted pleasures of the heart

  Allow me to introduce you to an ugly form of  evil that appears in every culture and class of people. It’s perhaps more common among refined and so-called enlightened people. Even more disturbing is how much it’s found among … Continue reading

Posted in Depravity, Envy and Jealousy, Schadenfreude | 4 Comments