The Art Of Christian Living

Exploring & Sharing Life | Lessons | Experiences

Peace

“Peace is its own reward.” —Mahatma Gandhi Let peace guide you as you walk the path of uncertainty surrounding our lives and the world we live in. We’re constantly on guard with fear, worry, and anxiety, yet thoughts of peace, love, and hope can counteract the negative effects and help us find balance. “Peace is …

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God, Father

God only gives what is good for his children to his children.” John Piper For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Jeremiah 29:11 Amina is a brilliant, beautiful 6-year-old girl. As a first-grader, Amina was tired …

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She smiles and imagines her father’s love What it will be like to be behold the father’s love She stretches out to hold his handWhen she imagines her tiny hand in her father’s She feels at peace and joy comes to her inner being All the troubles of this world fade in the father’s hands.

Physical Wellness, Exercise, Fitness

The concept of total wellness recognizes that our every thought, word, and behavior affects our greater health and well-being. And we, in turn, are affected not only emotionally but also physically and spiritually.     Greg Anderson Physical Wellness has many aspects, but today we will concentrate on fitness. It is already hard to maintain a fitness lifestyle …

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Mind, Hope, Mind-Body Connection

From Hopelessness to Hope When God created us, He did so in a holistic fashion. The Bible describes us as soul, body, and spirit. You cannot dissect a human being and separate the three. Everything is interconnected. That is where the word holistic comes from; it relates to the belief that the parts of something are …

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all or nothing thinking

“Life isn’t black and white. It’s a million gray areas, don’t you find?”― Ridley Scott All or nothing thinking leads to extreme thinking patterns with no gray area. It is either good or bad, success or failure, and nothing in between, which is why it is called “Black and White Thinking”. Individuals that think this …

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Jazz

The world expects me to choose my genreBut like jazz music, I can’t be tamed into uniformity The world wants me to wear a label and create a personaBut like jazz, my improvisation yields spontaneity The world wants me to remain the same for the sake of comfortBut like jazz, I continue to evolve and …

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Emotional Health

“When our emotional health is in a bad state, so is our level of self-esteem. We have to slow down and deal with what is troubling us, so that we can enjoy the simple joy of being happy and at peace with ourselves.” Jess C. Scott, We sometimes think that mental or emotional health are …

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Faith

“For we walk by faith, not by sight” 2 Corinthians 5:7Walking by faith can help us “close” our physical eyes and see with our spiritual eyes to maintain our hope. In other words, living in agreement with our belief in God’s promises or plans for our lives The Seeds In A Farmer’s Hands Are Manifested …

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