Category Archives: psychology

Is Dylan Thomas Right or Wrong?

Proverbs 12:25 states that, “Heaviness in the heart of man maketh it stoop: but a good word maketh it glad.” A heavy heart is experienced by many people who claim to be suffering from depression. Depression makes the heart stoop…droop…sag…and … Continue reading

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Cheating on Your Spouse

  Well, let’s see.  Without naming any names and without stating what sport he plays, a well-known athlete has been all over the news in the past for having been linked to as many as fourteen women.  This famous athlete, … Continue reading

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Hope-Focused Approach to Healing Marriages

Everyone hears about the alarming statistic that the divorce rate is between 50-60 percent these days.  Well, I can offer you a little bit of good news on this front.  Some research on the subject has been flawed in how … Continue reading

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Don’t Judge a Book by its Popularity!

The Shack’s Cool God My 29, 2014, 2010 (first published March 3, 2009) —(David Cloud, Fundamental Baptist Information Service, P.O. Box 610368, Port Huron, MI 48061, 866-295-4143, fbns@wayoflife.org)   The Shack was Number One the New York Times bestseller list for 50 … Continue reading

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The Tabernacle, The Temple, and Us

Let’s point out, in general, two truths about Christians and the Holy Spirit which now dwells inside the believer.  First, as the temple of the Holy Spirit, we carry God everywhere we go and into everything we do, so there’s … Continue reading

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A Lot Can Happen in Three to Five Minutes

                         Here’s a very interesting concept to consider.  Our interactions with people can be positive or negative.  The person with whom you connected could walk away from the encounter being the better for it, while conversely, the same person … Continue reading

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Role Models

       Growing up playing sports, I can remember supporting my favorite team…any Boston/New England team…because I am shamelessly a “homer.”  My team could be in last place but I would argue why my team was still better than anyone else’s … Continue reading

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