Are You Spiritually Fit for Eternity in Heaven?

Spiritual Fitness and Eternal Destiny

I have a few friends who have a deadly cancer. So, for these past few weeks, I've been reflecting a lot on the importance of the condition of one's spirit as it relates to one's eternal destiny. My hunch is that most people, given a choice, would desire that heaven be their … [Read more...]

Spiritual Assessments for Health Practitioners

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Today, the July issue of CROSSROADS...exploring research on religion, spirituality and health, a publication of Duke University's Center for Spirituality, Theology & Health, was published. A new resource, mentioned in the newsletter that is now available, is a free 5-part … [Read more...]

Rules for Healthy Living Can Frustrate. The Spirit Gives Life.

2 Corinthians 3:6

Be physically active. Eat healthy foods. Don't eat sugar. If you drink, drink in moderation. Abstain from using drugs. Drink plenty of water. Sleep at least 7 hours every night. Don't smoke. The list for behaviors that are important to be healthy goes on and on. But these … [Read more...]

May Your Spirit, Soul and Body Be Well – 1 Thessalonians 5:23

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"May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ." 1 Thessalonians 5:23 You may be familiar with this verse. To many, it implies that we are a living spirit which has a soul that lives in a body - three parts that make up our whole … [Read more...]

New Workout Shoes and A New Life in Christ


The other day, I went for a short run wearing a new pair of shoes. I estimate that, over the years, I've broken in close to 25 pairs of running shoes. About 5 years ago, I wrote a post - Running Shoes and the Bible - in which I shared about my long history of wearing different … [Read more...]

How May We Pray for You?


Today is the National Day of Prayer in the United States.  As we have done the previous three years, our ministry would like to pray for you and your concerns. Are you ... In a health struggle? Concerned about a family member or friend? In a financial … [Read more...]