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In their own words: Same-Gender Attraction and the Christian Faith

Could a man (or woman) have same-sex attraction and still remain faithfully married, raising a family and be a devout member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints or a Christian? 1,567 more words

Authentic Christian Living

Did you win the lottery?

I have a funny habit of buying the occasional lottery ticket and not checking the numbers, knowing full well that winning tickets are worthless after one year. 520 more words

Love

Following Our Passions with Authentic Happiness

By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness

Like some of you, I feel like I’m here on a mission to use self-expression to raise awareness and uplift people. 1,204 more words

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Slaying your Goliath - A spiritual defense for recovery

The story of David and Goliath is a very profound story of facing one’s greatest enemy. The courage to stand alone with only a simple weapon at hand. 534 more words

Relating To God

Wrestling with God and how it forever changes your faith and life

Earlier this month, I happened across an article at Crosswalk.com by Dena Johnson – How wrestling with God will change you forever. In her article/devotional, she recounts the story of Jacob and how Jacob wrestled with a person throughout the evening. 1,647 more words

Authentic Christian Living

VIA Character Strengths Survey from Authentic Happiness at Penn

A quick post. I love this survey and use it with clients a LOT! I love that it focuses on strengths and so is all positive rather than pathological, suggesting we look at what’s working rather than what’s broken in us, as part of a path to authentic happiness. 263 more words

Mindfulness

happify

today i installed the app ‘Happify’ on my iPhone – its cute. Based on martin seligman’s ‘authentic happiness’ i think – which ironically, my boss gave me as a present the first time i met him. 53 more words