A sure sign you are in the grip of second hand religion is the presence of boredom. Learn how to shake off second hand religion and embrace first hand religion, which is a friendship with God.
The Gospels are not dead history. And Jesus' attitude towards the organized religion of His day is exactly the attitude He has today. Learn why.
I didn't think Episode 13 that I previously recorded was helpful enough to a general audience, so I have decided not to publish it.
Jesus' attitude towards the man made religion of the first century is exactly his attitude toward the man made religion of today. Are you tired of religion? So is God.
Religion can be a substitute for knowing God the being who created you. Religion has never saved anyone, but knowing God can!
As powerful as positive affirmations are, they are much more powerful when you take action. Thoughts and words do change your life, but taking action changes your life like nothing else.
God gave us our imagination to do good, not evil. Unfortunately we often unwittingly use the imagination to literally cause damage to our brains. This episode shows how to use your imagination positively to help change toxic thinking.
The problem with positive thinking is that you have to remember to think, and not just react emotionally. Our brains were created by God to form thought habits and to move these conscious thoughts into our unconscious. This process works for good or evil depending on what our recurrent thoughts are. This episode examines how to challenge and change toxic thoughts.
We all need to assess what we are entangled with because of the tremendous power entanglement has on our lives
It has long been said that in life it is mind over matter. But now, science has proved this statement is actually true.
Science now affirms that our attitudes towards life are more important to our happiness and health than any other factor.
Scientists all over the world now think that lifestyle choices such as attitudes, thoughts, and diet cause up to 98% of all human disease. We discuss a fascinating book by a Christian brain scientist and discover what really makes people miserable. The answer is in their own heads.
Being super "religious" won't get you anywhere with God. God's blessings are given by grace and they are not wages earned by trying to be perfect or even trying to be good. God is a giver, that's just his nature.
Before Christ's death, God was forced to institute the law and enforce it because the human race would have descended into complete chaos and self destruction without the law.
A simple way to create and maintain an intimate friendship with God. This is practicing the presence of God as suggested by Brother Lawrence in the book described in my show notes.