PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
Wish Masilela
 
Comments: 74
Article views: 833
 
 
Latest Badges:



 
View all Wish Masilela's badges.
 

Is God selfish?

22 August 2013, 08:43
I'm a born again, baptised in one of the most known Christian churches in the world, I endured in Christ and kept my faith in God, I realized during my life's ups and downs that God is actually not testing us but actually playing with  us.

God knows that when he makes you rich or give you what you want, you will never bow your head down and pray for him anymore, he can't make you rich because you will never respect him or his subjects again, only the poor people endure in Christ fully. No one goes to Christ willingly, there is a reason for you to keep faith in him, God plays that role of making your life steadily difficult thus he knows you will turn to no one but Jesus, God is playing us like a deserted prey which is about to be caught by its predator. God can never, ever give you what you want. Humans need money, they need wealth, they need love, they need respect, they need intellectual dignity and so on but God will only deliver the so called "wisdom" which no one knows how it works and impatiently wisdom never give us what we want but it (wisdom) makes us accept what we have and what we can't have nor don't have.

God is selfish? Yes he is selfish because he creates space for himself in you to further worship him, he knows you wont beg him when you have what you want and thus he gives you perhaps a piece of what you can have and a knowledge of what you can have, but inevitable he does not deliver. it is fate and destiny that every human must succeed. God is only an opportunist who is using everyone in needy to reach out the message that he is the only God and Satan is playing his role of making us understand who we truly are, that is why we sin everyday, and according to Satan it is okay because we are destined to sin, but according to God, it is fatal to sin and thus we will go to hell. So Why bother trying to prove to yourself that you're worthy to God? Why can't he prove himself that he is worthy on you by giving you what you pray for? Is he afraid of competition, because all other gods are giving their people what they want, why can't your God give you what you want?

I am still a student studying but I can very well tell you that it is not in God's plans that I graduate anytime soon. He is giving me a reason to pray more and more and keep asking, but I can tell you now that after studying, I will pray for something else which is what he wants, if he loves us so much, why can't he cure wasting diseases? Why can't he give sight to the blind? why can't he give wealth to those who need it? Why can't he make us all succeed? We were all pushed to Christ, but what rewards are we to get? pray until your mouth gets dry? I'm so disappointed in him. 
Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
74 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Kimi Hill
Farewell Senzo

Will the ANC big wigs continue where he left off? Read more...

0 comments 1040 views
Language politics

The Constitution acknowledges, protects and promotes the use of all languages in South Africa. More importantly, it accords official status to seven indigenous African languages.  Read more...

0 comments 366 views
Submitted by
Jason Kirschner
NPA: Cowards, Brats or Political ...

The NPA decided to appeal the decision by the constitutional court that they (the NPA) needs to decide on prosecuting President Zuma on based on the evidence.  Read more...

0 comments 464 views
Submitted by
Social Capital
Racism - Name Your Poison

I do know from examining my own behaviour, that racism has many names and faces.  Read more...

0 comments 1089 views
Submitted by
Abwana Boomklouf
Future Predictions

As we look forward towards the upcoming years, one can only hope that the insanity taking place in government is brought under control. Read more...

0 comments 298 views
Submitted by
Shona24
How to stay sane with Airbnb

It’s taken me a very long time, and I’m still not convinced I have achieved it, but I’ve realized that you can do everything in your power to meet your guests’ needs & still disappoint them! I am learning to take their disappointments with a dash of salt, but these are a few of my favourites:  Read more...

0 comments 285 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2016 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.