The Art Of Christian Living

Exploring & Sharing Life | Lessons | Experiences

There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love Fear holds no bearing when love is present that’s why a parent can run into a burning house for a child without thinking about the ramifications. Love …

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The greatest way that the soul can prosper is through the love of God. We need to be permeated with His love—a love that is kind, forgiving, hopes all things, and will never fail. American psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, Smiley Blanton, says in one of his books that without love man is likely to perish from …

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Happiness means realizing possibility, which teaches us about our nature, and challenges us to respect, support, and nurture it, not just in ourselves, but in all. Anger means the deprivation of possibility, which teaches us emptiness, and orients us towards fullness. And sadness means losing possibility, which teaches us fragility, and gives us strength. And …

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We empty our hearts of emotions We fill our hearts with emotions We laugh when our hearts are glad We cry when our hearts are crushed We shout for joy when our hearts are celebrating We shout for pain when our hearts are hurting We give love and support from our hearts We hold grudges …

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By definition, anxiety and hope are both determined by a moment that has yet to arrive. I’m a walking cabinet of dread and desire, and when I ignore these feelings they usually come out sideways and manifest in negative ways like resentment, defensiveness, procrastination, or projection onto others. Pinning down our hopes and uncertainties in …

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Lessons to learn from this journey of becoming vulnerable “Vulnerability is the birthplace of love, belonging, joy, courage, empathy, and creativity. It is the source of hope, empathy, accountability, and authenticity. If we want greater clarity in our purpose or deeper and more meaningful spiritual lives, vulnerability is the path.” Brene Brown Shame: Shame destroys or …

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A wellness approach to a healthy lifestyle while enjoying the present, and process of becoming who you are “Numb the dark and you numb the light.”  ― Brené BrownSometimes we are too afraid to face reality, enjoy the process, or enjoy the present. Instead, we occupy our minds with future delights, numbing any present comfortability we …

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