H1N1 - Influenza Based Diseases


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H1N1 Influenza based Diseases

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There have been numerous reports in the media about a world wide pandemic outbreak

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Many people worry about the H1N1 / swine flu pandemic

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Few worry about a pandemic that already afflicts a large percentage of the population

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affluence + influenza

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Affluenza Af-flu-en-za (n): 1. The bloated, sluggish and unfulfilled feeling that results from efforts to keep up with the Joneses. 2. An epidemic of stress, overwork, anxiety, waste and indebtedness caused by the dogged pursuit of the American dream. 3. An unsustainable addiction to economic growth.

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Affluenza The collective addictions, character flaws, psychological wounds, neuroses, and behavioral disorders caused or exacerbated by the presence of, or desire for money/wealth…

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Affluenza In individuals, it takes the form of a dysfunctional or unhealthy relationship with money, regardless of one’s socio-economic level. It manifests as behaviors resulting from a preoccupation with—or imbalance around—the money in our lives.

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Symptoms: A fever for shopping and spending

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Symptoms: Swollen expectations about material needs

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Decreasing immunity to the assaults of advertisers Symptoms:

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Symptoms: A rash of debt

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Self-concepts defined by brands of clothing Symptoms:

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Low self-esteem Low self-worth Loss of self-confidence Symptoms:

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Symptoms: A loss of personal and professional productivity

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Symptoms: A loss of future motivation

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Symptoms: An inability to delay gratification or tolerate frustration

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Symptoms: Depression

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Symptoms: Self-absorption Preoccupation with externals

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Symptoms: A false sense of entitlement

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Symptoms: Rampant materialism and consumerism

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How to tell if you have affluenza Do you agree with any of the following statements?

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I would like to be a very wealthy person

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I want luxury in my life

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I often compare what I own with what others own

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Shopping or thinking about what to buy preoccupies me greatly

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I admire people who own expensive homes, cars and clothes

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I like to keep up with fashions in hair and clothing

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I would like to hide signs of aging

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I would like to be admired by many people

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I would like to have people comment on how attractive I look

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I would like my name to be known by many people

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Affluenza has serious side-effects

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“Affluenza” Documentary - 1997

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“Americans are falling behind on their credit-card payments at an alarming rate, sending delinquencies and defaults surging by double-digit percentages in the past year and prompting warnings of worse to come. … Experts say these signs of the deterioration of finances of many households are partly a byproduct of the subprime mortgage crisis and could spell more trouble ahead for an already sputtering economy.”

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Is there a vaccine for affluenza?

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Affluenza has a cure and new infections can be stopped!

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Set your affection on things above, not on things on the earth. Colossians 3:2

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If riches increase, set not your heart upon them. Psalm 62:10

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Godliness with contentment is great gain. For we brought nothing into this world, and it is certain we can carry nothing out. And having food and clothing let us be therewith content. 1 Timothy 6:6-8

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Lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor rust doth corrupt, and where thieves do not break through nor steal: For where your treasure is, there will your heart be also. Matthew 6:19-21

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Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have; for he has said, “I will never fail you nor forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5

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No man can serve two masters: for either he will hate the one, and love the other; or else he will hold to the one, and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money. Matthew 6:24

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Trust not in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy 1 Timothy 6:17

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Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? But seek first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you. Matthew 6:25,33

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They that wish to be rich fall into temptation and a snare, and into many foolish and hurtful lusts, which drown men in destruction and perdition. 1 Timothy 6:9

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For the love of money is the root of all evil… But flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness. 1 Timothy 6:10,11

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He that hastens to be rich has an evil eye, and considers not that poverty shall come upon him. Proverbs 28:22 Bernard Madoff

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Do not toil to acquire wealth; be wise enough to desist. When your eyes light upon it, it is gone; for suddenly it takes to itself wings, flying like an eagle toward heaven. Proverbs 23:4,5

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Lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the LORD? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain Give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me: Proverbs 30:8,9

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Take heed, and beware of covetousness: for one’s life consists not in the abundance of the things which he possesses. Luke 12:15

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What is a man profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and lose his own soul? Or what shall a man give in exchange for his soul? Matthew 16:26

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Happy is the man that finds wisdom, and the man that gets understanding. For the merchandise of it is better than the merchandise of silver, and the gain thereof than fine gold. She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her. Proverbs 3:13-15

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Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, neither have entered into the heart of man, the things which God has prepared for them that love him. 1 Corinthians 2:9

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Isaiah 55 Ho, every one that thirsteth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wine and milk without money and without price. Wherefore do ye spend money for that which is not bread? and your labour for that which satisfieth not? hearken diligently unto me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness. Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.

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