In today’s Ericaism, Erica Campbell talks about the danger of having too much pride. She calls say pride is really just “unregulated self esteem,” and that the word ‘ego’ stands for “ease God out.” Sometimes, we get a bit too into ourselves so much that we tune out everything else, including God.
The same goes for the opposite end of the spectrum, she explains, like when we’re beating ourselves up too much. The negativity and cruel criticism we can dish out on ourselves is also unnecessary and dangerous. But either way, both things come from an imbalanced place, Erica says, and our goal is ultimately to stay balanced. Click on the audio player to hear more in this exclusive audio from “Get Up! Mornings With Erica Campbell.”