“If you care more about your own reputation, then you are building monuments to yourself, and your relationship with God is self-serving. You aren’t really serving His purposes. You are practicing a selfish spirituality that wants God to serve your purposes. And there is a name for that: idolatry. If you aren’t careful, your God-given dream can become more important to you than the Dream Giver Himself.”

If you care more about your own reputation, then you are building monuments to yourself, and your relationship with God is self-serving. You aren’t really serving His purposes. You are practicing a selfish spirituality that wants God to serve your purposes. And there is a name for that: idolatry. If you aren’t careful, your God-given dream can become more important to you than the Dream Giver Himself.