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You Lack Impulse Control

May 05, 2019

Passage:Genesis 25:31-34

Speaker: Dr. Danny Strange

Series: Your Brain Is Trying To Kill You

Category: Sunday Morning Service

We can all relate to the story where Esau famously “sold his birthright for a bowl of soup.” Our brains constantly convince us that the short-term things that are right in front of us demand our total attention. Still, we rarely recognize the tragedy of this story and the gravity of our own problem: By his lack of impulse control, Esau set his family on a losing trajectory for generations. <p><strong>Additional Tools:</strong><br /><a href="/d-6616003" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Handout</a> &nbsp; | &nbsp; <a href="https://open.spotify.com/playlist/734RBYccR7XWLabHB4zDRP?si=fGybDzhKTvy9j9t2EBL9ng" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Spotify Playlist</a> &nbsp; | &nbsp; <a href="/pageid-494457/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Counseling Resources</a></p> How do we get our brains out of autopilot and train them to think new, better, truer, godlier thoughts?