The Art Of Christian Living

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I hope nothing steals your restFor he said “Be Still, Know, I’m God”Take a moment, stop moving, rest and refillHe can silence the rushing mindAnd calm the anxious thoughts If only you take a moment and “Be Still”Know that nations and earth shall exalt himWith one word he silenced the raging seaHe uttered, “Be Still,” and …

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“The first duty of love is to listen.” –Paul Tillich The art of listening is crucial, especially to someone with anxiety. Listening with compassion and care can help relieve the burden of the speaker; reassuring and giving peace of mind as they pour out their heart. Listening First Some Christians, myself included, are quick to …

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She chose joy as her armor, todayAnd wears her smiles in the tempest Her mind agrees to become her comradeBecause she takes charge like an empress Pain, fear, anxiety coalesced against herBut she silenced them like an enchantress For her soul finds its safety on the joy of the LordAnd her courage is absolutely relentless …

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Hope is a driving forceA man of hope is unstoppableThe world cannot stop him Hope is a great reinforcerA man of hope can do the impossibleHe never runs out of courage Hope is a mighty sourceA man of hope never lacksThe world is his oasisFor he is a son of the king of glory I …

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I looked upSaw things slippingI freaked out I pick up my phonecall for helpsomeone answers He said, “look within.My childrenAre never empty.” The tree is insidebut the seed must let go firsttrust, surrender, and transform Before we burst forthWe embrace our true selfBecome free to produce fruit You aren’t losingYou are reviving your true natureBury …

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“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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“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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When despair tries to tear you down and cripple your life with angst and gloominessAnd darkness offers you comfortI saw the hands of hope mending piece by piece and holding everything together When darkness fights to depose hope and enthrone itself in your lifeAnd the prince of darkness manifested himself as the most grandI saw …

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The lens of fear magnifies the size of uncertainty. Charles Swindoll I wake up in the morning like any other day. I am feeling great and ready to conquer my day as usual, flowing in the rhythm of my daily routine and enjoying the quietness that surrounds me. I drop the kids at the bus …

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“The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire.”– Sharon Ralls Lemon I recently started an internship at a rehab center, and the program is focused on Horsemanship. The Horsemanship’ program is formulated around the National Horsemanship model, utilizing psychology-based …

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