A Spiritual Outlook on Life is Healthy!

A Spiritual Outlook on Life is Healthy!

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A guest post written by Graham Bothwell from Pasadena, California

Most of us accept the limitations of a physical life and its associated physical remedies. One aspect of this is the expectations of reduced capabilities with age; and yet we often don’t realize there is a spiritual approach to handling this.Continue Reading

A Spiritual Answer to Changing Health Theories

A Spiritual Answer to Changing Health Theories

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by Don Ingwerson

How can we determine what is good or detrimental to our health?

It seems hard to find answers when there’s such a constant stream of changing information to sift through. Now there’s even the concept out there that it’s not how you eat, exercise, and work that matters, it’s what you think about how you are doing them that actually makes the difference!Continue Reading

Receptive to Inspiration? It’s Healthy!

Receptive to Inspiration? It's Healthy!

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A guest post written by Susan Spears

Christian Scientists work every day to see God’s inspiration in their daily lives, thus encouraging a healthy outlook and healthy life. With this in mind, the founder of Christian Science, Mary Baker Eddy, counsels us that “we take the inspired word of the Bible as our sufficient guide to eternal life.”Continue Reading

A Mind Already Full

A Mind Already Full

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A guest post written by Evelyn Brookins from Laguna Niguel, California

I recently saw a video blog about how psychiatrists have concluded that the fear of disease is itself a disease. What I found thought provoking was the source of our fear of disease, which led me to recall being carefully taught in school about germs and infections.Continue Reading

Feeding the Hungry Heart

Feeding a Hungry Heart

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by Don Ingwerson

When my wife was a teenager, she became very concerned with her weight. But her mother told her not to worry. Why? Because she knew her daughter was too astute to let her weight get out of control. What that meant to my wife was that her mom was reminding her that she had a deeper understanding of her identity as being more than just physical. She had learned in her Sunday School that she was the child of God and so she understood that issues of weight had a spiritual dimension. She could demonstrate what the Bible calls “dominion” over her circumstances.Continue Reading

Are There Benefits to Listening to God?

Are There Benefits to Listening to God?

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by Don Ingwerson

I’ve written a number of times on the importance of church and opening yourself up to a relationship with God. The benefits are incalculable! I thought this particular article on having a connection with God was interesting because of the different perspective the researcher took when asking his research questions. Mary Baker Eddy, health researcher and the founder of Christian Science, wrote a poem called Feed My Sheep that really goes to the heart of having a relationship with God: “I will listen for Thy voice, lest my footsteps stray; I will follow and rejoice all the rugged way.”Continue Reading