Down is the New Up: Jesus’ Lowerarchy

Maslow’s Hierarchy is about the gravity of the earth, what comes up must come down. Psychology 101 says that all people must climb up the pyramid to get to the top of life, “self-actualization.” In reality, pursuing satisfaction in worldly things only leads to emptiness and longing for more…

Jesus’ pyramid is flipped upside-down. We follow Jesus down providing for the needs of others, rescuing victims of violence and abuse, accepting others as they are in relationships across racial and economic lines, building respect and confidence in our neighbors living in poverty, and denying ourselves as we seek to carry the cross.

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