Friday, October 28, 2016

What really governs our thought?


120-r3ljh-55qjr“Why are alternative treatments better at managing PTSD than drugs?” This is a question that Valerie Minard, my colleague from New Jersey, asks in her recent post. In writing on the connection between consciousness, spirituality, and health, Valerie offers a thoughtful answer. Here is what she wrote: When Former Marine Robert Consulmagno from Jersey City, New Jersey, came back from […]   Read more...
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Monday, October 17, 2016

Spiritualizing change


Trusting Spiritual Peace to Harmonize ChangeA guest post written by Elizabeth Anne Nelson from San Diego, California Viewing the political landscape through television and print, social media, and conversations, often means interpreting the news through a lens defined by interests, profession, or environment. But regardless of a person’s perspective, divisiveness, ambition, and selfish motives sometimes seem to eclipse all else, […]   Read more...
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Thursday, October 13, 2016

The healing effectiveness of #PrayFor


120-fedqvvqlvby Don Ingwerson Although there are many people who say that prayer or the call for prayer is doing nothing, and there are even incidents of prayer shaming, it seems many more people are turning to God in prayer for help and healing. This article by The Christian Science Monitor shows us why: Why the […]   Read more...
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Thursday, October 6, 2016

Doctors and Patient Spirituality


120-f7hr4jlwIs there a demand for nurses, doctors and healthcare professionals to address the spiritual needs of their patients? My colleague Eric Nelson, Committee on Publication for Northern California, shares a remarkable recovery from multiple injuries. Eric writes. Whenever he meets with a new patient, Harvey Chochinov likes to ask one important question: “What should I know about […]   Read more...
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