Category Archives: self-esteem

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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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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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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Ya Big Bully!!!

                 Let’s see.  When our children are born, they are blank slates that we have the opportunity to write on.  We dream they’ll grow up to serve God one day by becoming whatever it is He wants them to … Continue reading

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Hypnosis and Christian Counseling: Part 1

                      The term, hypnosis, was derived from Greek mythology. The god of sleep was called hypnos.  Hypnosis is used in a variety of counseling, including Christian counseling.  Those who are proponents of hypnosis say it’s nearly impossible to treat … Continue reading

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Rejection Without Resentment

              Let’s face it, who wants to be told “NO!”  Not me.  I have a hard enough time asking people for things to begin with.  So much so that if I ask someone at work to do something for … Continue reading

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