Prayer

An Interview with Andrew Newberg, M.D., on the Effects of Centering Prayer and Speaking in Tongues on the Brain

Dr. Andrew Newberg is one of the leading pioneers in neuroscientific study of religious and spiritual experiences, a field frequently referred to as – neurotheology. His work attempts to understand better the nature of religious and spiritual practices and experiences. Listen in as Dr. Newberg discusses centering prayer and speaking in tongues and their effects on [...]

By | March 18th, 2013|Interviews, Prayer|0 Comments

Centering Prayer

The term “Centering Prayer” is new, having been coined by the Monks of Spencer, who used it to describe what was long in the Christian tradition called “contemplative prayer” or even “mystical prayer.” They purposely changed the terminology because many lay persons felt that they could not do “contemplative prayer”; that it was for priests, [...]

By | February 9th, 2013|Balanced Living, Prayer|0 Comments

An Interview with Andrew Newberg, M.D., on the Effects of Prayer on the Brain/Mind

Dr. Andrew Newberg is one of the leading pioneers in neuroscientific study of religious and spiritual experiences, a field frequently referred to as – neurotheology. His work attempts to understand better the nature of religious and spiritual practices and experiences. Listen in as Dr. Newberg shares on how prayer affects our brain/ mind.   [...]

By | February 8th, 2013|Interviews, Prayer|0 Comments

Seasons Come Seasons Go

Now that winter is here, you might catch yourself thinking about warmer summer months. Earth’s tilt relative to the Sun is the reason most of us enjoy seasons. As the Earth revolves around the Sun, Earth’s tilt causes the length of day and the directness of sunlight at your location to change. This of course [...]

By | February 6th, 2013|Astronomy Corner, Prayer|0 Comments

INSPIRATION: An Excerpt from Left to Tell: Discovering God in the Rwandan Holocaust

Left to Tell: Discovering God Amidst the Rwandan Holocaust, a New York Bestseller by Immaculee Ilibagiza, is about the 1991 Rwandan genocide that left over 1 million people brutally murdered in a matter of three months. Immaculee lost every single member of her family, save for an out-of-country brother. She survived by hiding in a 3' x 4' [...]

By | February 2nd, 2013|Living Inspiration, Prayer|0 Comments

The Prevention and Therapy of Cancer by Plant Essential Oils

Then the LORD God planted a garden in Eden in the east, and there he placed the man he had made. The LORD God made all sorts of trees grow up from the ground—trees that were beautiful and that produced delicious fruit… aromatic resin …is also found there (Genesis 2:1-12). Why did He mysteriously stick [...]

By | January 31st, 2013|Aromatherapy, Prayer|0 Comments

At Home Shoulder Workout

Aesthetically, strong, round, toned shoulders immediately give the illusion of a small waist...who doesn'’t want that, right? If only it were THAT easy. Gaining any type of “tone” requires resistance training. Contrary to popular belief, acquiring strong, toned shoulders (or any area of the body) isn'’t as easy as lifting 3lb weights for 3 sets [...]

By | January 30th, 2013|Balanced Fitness, Prayer|0 Comments