Ideas are powerful. They can affect our emotions and even our will. How do we deal with them?
Faith is important. But without knowledge our faith is unstable and weak. We need to have knowledge added to our faith.
We all love stories. We connect with them, and our emotions are captured. Sometimes even our wills are persuaded. But it's important to examine the stories we tell ourselves.
Most of our thoughts are triggered by the outside world through our five senses. But some thoughts originate from within, through our imagination, apart from our senses.