203. Joel Osteen on Overcoming Setbacks, Thoughts, & Enemies

11 takeaways from this video:

Our rational mind is always looking for evidence to support our dominant beliefs… the stronger the emotion, the stronger the belief, and the greater the tendency to seek out supporting evidence. This confirmatory bias is why we often… Read More

Transferrence of fear and self-loathing to an authoritarian vessel; it’s catharsis. He absorbes their dread with his narrative. Because of this (the preacher) is effective in proportion to the amount of certainty he can project. Certain linguistic anthropologists… Read More