Shouting in church for God to hear one's prayer is selfishness - Man explains

Shouting in church for God to hear one's prayer is selfishness - Man explains

- VectorThaViper, a Twitter user has set social media ablaze with his latest post about shouting in church, being an act of selfishness

- According to the young man, screaming for God to hear one's voice above others' is a form of competition and does not reflect true Christianity

- Social media users could not keep calm at Vector's post as they reacted wildly to the post

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A gentleman identified on Twitter as VectorThaViper has caused great stir with his recent tweet in which he described the act of shouting in church so God hears one's prayers as selfishness.

According to Vector, such a mentality puts the Christian in competition with the other people who are also saying prayers to God. He further explains that such a mindset cannot be true Christianity since it puts oneself about the other people around. In his own words:

“Why the hell do people shout in church believing God would hear them more. If anything, it shows how selfish we are cos the volume increases mostly cos the individual vuvuzela wants “God” to answer him/her first. That! My brethren isn’t Christian. That’s competition.”

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Vector's post which seemed rather controversial saw lots of comments from his numerous followers. Olajide says he is right but should be careful not to fall in trouble with the post:

"Brother your mentality is rare. But please reduce the volume before those charismatics come for you"

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According to @e_youngest, the words Vector spoke have been an opinion he has longed for popular celebrities to say:

"I have been waiting for someone like a Celeb to say this all these while! That's a great thought T. Ẹ. S. L. I. M"

In other news, popular gospel musician Nathaniel Bassey has revealed that comparison on social media causes depression and frustration among the youth

According to the celebrity artiste, comparing oneself to other people is actually 'killing' people today as it leads to ingratitude

Nathaniel added that people should learn to be grateful for what God has done for them regardless of what other people's lives look like on social media

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