The Art Of Christian Living

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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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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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Good Friday

What is good about Good Friday? Why isn’t it called Bad Friday? Because out of the appallingly bad came what was inexpressibly good. And the good trumps the bad, because though the bad was temporary, the good is eternal.  – Randy Alcorn I just wanted to take this opportunity to wish everyone “Happy Good Friday”. …

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Meditating On The Word Of God

As the world stands still let’s turn our focus to meditating on the word of God. I know many people are concerned about doing it the “right way” but there is no wrong or right way to meditate. Do what works for you and enjoy the benefit of meditating on the word of God. During …

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Let it go, breath it out, don’t let your heart be testedEase into this season, and let your soul be restedLet hope lead, like the star in the NorthWinter may be long but Spring is breaking forth Lay it down, don’t let your energy be taken Rest in blossom of love and don’t be shaken Let hope …

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Life is still goodEven when you don’t see the pathway for certainAnd doubts seemed like an unequivocal burdenTake one step, then another, push through the despairYou have strength in your spirit while your lungs still have air Life is still good Obstacles should not define your end but renewStand straight and face them with all …

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“I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!” Mark 9:24 Doubt comes more often than not to steal our joy, and leave us in confusion. Sometimes it leaves us wondering about the truth of scriptures we read from the Bible. Yet honest doubt comes from deep thinking. There lives more faith in honest doubt, believe …

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