A mind set on the negative will kill everything it touches. It is hostile towards God. That is what Romans 8 tells us, that a mind set on the flesh is hostile towards God. Any negative thought that you have about yourself or about anybody else immediately puts you into a hostile place in terms of your own relationship with God . That doesn’t sound terribly clever.
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