Ego's Rationale for Unity

Ego's Rationale for Unity

Everyone Who Seeks Self Transcendence Must Unite For The Sake Of The Species

The human mind is made up of 3 aspects: the Ego, the Id, and the SuperEgo. The term Ego is not being used in the sense of narcissism, rather in the perspective of self interest required for survival. The interests required for survival is commonly known as the psychological hierarchy of needs. With the top of the hierarchy embodying ones innermost desires and dreams, the very final point on this hierarchy is known as "self transcendence". This phenomenon becomes known once an individual starts to transcend focus of attention from self interested needs into ideas that extend beyond the individual. This can be seen with people desiring to create a legacy for themselves to leave behind, or working towards leaving behind a legacy of a specific idea logical perspective or organization. Self transcendence is usually intended to act as a form of immortality that extends beyond the life of the physical body.

While this is a perfectly legitimate perspective which has contributed to what we call culture and civilization, a great crisis of our time threatens all of this. Since the collective efforts of individuals who have transcended their individual selves in building greater ambitions like cultures and civilizations are the combined efforts of billions of previously existing humans. This is a form of immortality that they have striven for, even if we don't directly remember their efforts in particular, is at risk of destruction. Should the human species ever destroy itself through conflict such as a nuclear exchange, or by forces of nature like climate change or extraterrestrial impacts; then this collected effort will swiftly end. Not only will past existing humans be disrupted, the billions of humans currently existing will have wasted all of their efforts to preserve their own self transcendence.

People who work their lives towards the efforts of something greater than themselves today must acknowledge that, if the human species does not survive, their immortality in the legacy of their work will cease. Everything that human civilization is is built upon all the work of millennia and eons of biological and cultural evolution which would end with the extinction of the species. While not everyone has the same philosophical intentions, the simple acts of our lives impact the momentum of the collective human mental progression of culture and civilization. If we don't check ourselves as a species and don't drastically and rapidly reorganize our civilization, everything we have been spending our lives doing will have been wasted.

Everyone is caught up in their own bubble world of existence where their perception and focus is largely angled in the direction of their own desires, needs, and wants. While it is not necessarily negative for everyone to have this mentality, we must come to terms that it is an obsolete and immature model that is too narrow for the 21st-century and its challenges. If the human species is to survive we must all strive to self transcend to the greatest extent of our own self focus. And embrace a much greater scale of perception that looks out for, and includes, the greater society and ecosystem in which we humans interact within. Our unification on the basic logical and rational basis to preserve the human species is a responsibility that we all must take; and will become an error and mistake that we will be held accountable, should we fail.

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Sept 2013 I found myself writing to an evangelist Jennifer Beckham looking for more, looking for answers cause at the time I was in a dark place, and stuck no matter what I did. She wrote back! I cried as I read her respond. She sent me scriptures of who god is and what he wants for us. God says we are more than conquers and endurance develops strength and character. She encouraged me that I was on the right track. Not to give up and she would be praying for me. I saw Jennifer Beckham at a conference that year. I don't remember what she specifically talked about but I remember the feeling. The feeling of wanting to burst out crying, I could feel my eyes being filled with tears, and my heart racing but I wouldn't let out the tears. My pride was too big. I wanted to be strong so I did my best to hold it all in, and I did. At this conference they offered the audience who wanted to go up for prayer and dedicate their life to Jesus Christ. Surprisingly I went up, but I went up with other people that were seeking out salvation. I wasn’t sure if I was going up to support the other people or if it was truly for me. I was confused, even though I said the prayer. I became more confused as the days went on and I wasn't feeling a difference in my life. Nothing was changing. I started reading the bible and many books, listening to sermons, and surrounding myself with positive people. I gave my life to Jesus, but I didn't feel like I was set FREE! I continued feeling empty, lost, broken, guilty, and hurt from the past. There were so many days where I just wanted to give up. Almost felt pointless to fight for my life. At this point in my life I didn't know God very much, but I had just a little bit of faith. My faith was as big as a mustard seed and God took care of the rest. Day by day, year by year I started noticing my life changing. I noticed I was changing. I started feeling happy with who I was and where I was in life. I no longer questioned God about the things that happened to me. In my heart I was ok with the wounds, the hardships, and trials from the past because I now understood those wounds and trials. I realized I was SET FREE! not perfect but set free. I started understanding who I was as a child of our heavenly father. Now it’s Jan 2018 and I’m in awe of who I am and where I am in life, all because of Jesus. His so faithful! I think of the favor, the grace, his mercy, his love, his joy and blessing that he gives me even when I’m undeserving of it, it’s overwhelming. He has never left me nor forsake me. I can say Jesus you changed everything and my heart so forever thankful. 

Today, I encourage you like Jennifer Beckham encouraged me. Keep going and don't give up. No matter what your past looks like believe in your heart that you were created for greatness. Don't let your past determine your future, be the change you want in your life. You have it in you. There is so much more to life, don't miss out on it. It's time to take back your happiness, love, joy, freedom and so much more. It's time to take back EVERYTHING the enemy has taken from you. God has made you an overcomer. I speak it right now, that you will be victorious in 2018 and the years to come. Remember, God loves you! 

Psalm 136:26 (AMP) O give thanks to the God of heaven, for his mercy and loving-kindness endures forever!

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