Those who act without thinking, sooner or later make mistakes.
Before we act on strong emotions, wreck friendships, and disrupt churches, we would be wise to examine why we feel hurt and angry.
Sharing our load with God helps; seeking his peace is good for our souls.
Pandemic has emphasized our own inadequate material and naturalistic assumptions about reality. An article by Stephen Ko, Paul Hudson, and Jennifer Jao.
We are just like candles, shining a light on a part of the world that the world often chooses to ignore.
After adrenaline there is always a settling period. God is the only one who can motivate us to lift our flattened hearts up toward Him.
There are some aspects of our preaching that may be more reflective of our culture than we realize.
Christian counsellor, Emoke Tapolyai, warns about “the culture that feeds young people with the lie of `you can have it all´”, and analyses how to help them cope with the anxiety that it brings.
Roxana Stanciu (CARE) analyses hate speech and how can Christians respond to it. “Christians should be ready to be offended and to engage in meaningful conversations”.
The first Sunday of reopening was May 24, but several churches waited another week. “Returning was a mixture of feelings between joy and pain”, church members said.
The document by Spanish Christian psychologists was first translated into English, and now into Russian, Slovak, and other languages. “We want it to continue spreading for good, either for this crisis or for any future crisis”.
Present-day Roman Catholic Mariology is still framed in an emotional setting that makes it hardly reformable according to the Word of God.
As Christians we have a responsibility to take a stand against propaganda and make sure we are bearers and channels of the truth.
Psychiatrist and author Pablo Martinez provides a biblical response for depression.
Psychotherapist Richard Winter speaks about the causes and signs of depression, and gives a Biblical perspective.
Church leaders are usually “at the limit of their emotional and spiritual resources”, says José Hutter, theologian and pastor in Spain. A national seminar will address the challenges of Christian leadership.
Doctor Henryk Wieja defines stress and burnout, and gives a biblical perspective to cope with it when it is harmful.
Hope perseveres in the face of hardship, recognizes that God in his grace wants to preserve this world and protect it from its self-destructive powers.
Do we give to much importance to emotions in Evangelical praise, preaching and theology?
The fact is that we are essentially consuming experiences and our thirst doesn’t seem to go away, but to increase.