Elyse Bontrager

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Does Positive Thinking Free Us From the Matrix?

27th August 2015 By Frank M. Wanderer, Ph.D Guest Writer for Wake Up World On a bleak weekday of your spiritual journey you arrive home, full of …

Positive Thinking

7 Ways to Combat Your Own Cognitive Dissonance

“<b>Sometimes people hold a core belief that is very strong. When they are presented with evidence that works against the core belief, the new evidence</b> …

What is the Self? When You Hear This Guy's Answer It Will Blow Your Mind...

Mystics in all ages and cultures describe the self as infinite, stable and ever-present phenomena. Modern physics describe the world as a …

Physics

Hegel on Knowledge, Impatience, the Peril of Fixed Opinions, and the True Task of the Human Mind

“Impatience asks for the impossible, wants to reach the goal without the means of getting there.”<p>I frequently lament a particularly prevalent pathology of our time — our extreme impatience with the dynamic process of attaining knowledge and transmuting it into wisdom. We want to have the knowledge, …

Hegel

Study identifies symptoms of suicide risk for people with depression

A new study finds behavior patterns such as risky behavior, psychomotor agitation and impulsivity occur before 50% of suicide attempts.<p>The findings …

ISIL 'executed dozens of fighters trying to flee'

The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group has reportedly executed at least 91 people across Syria within a period of one month, including 39 people from its own ranks.<p>The executions were carried out over accusations of sorcery, sodomy, adultery, banditry, joining and cooperating with …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Meet the Dating Coach Who Wants to Help Stoners Find True Love

Molly Peckler says can help you find the stoner guy or girl of your dreams.<p>As a newly single woman, I've quickly grown tired of the unsolicited fisting offers on OKCupid and Tinder—and as a newly single stoner, the prospect of finding a romantic partner who is not only interesting but interested in …

Those Grammar Gaffes Will Get You

People see your language as a reflection of your competence. Make lots of mistakes in your e-mails, reports, and other documents, and you’ll come across as uneducated and uninformed. Others will hesitate to trust your recommendation to launch a resource-intensive project, for example, or to buy …

25 Life Changing Lessons To Learn From Khalil Gibran

bodymindsoulspirit | August 29, 2015 | 1 Comment<p>“I love you when you bow in your mosque, kneel in your temple, pray in your church. For you and I are …

Spirituality

How to use the Moon cycles to manifest.

I have never not been in love with the moon. I can remember that feeling, as a child, of waking up in the middle of the night to the Full Moon in all …

8 Ways The Full Moon In Pisces Can Help You Find Inner Peace

Ready, set, release. The Pisces full moon awakens our desire for closure on a deep soul level. As the zodiac’s last sign, Pisces is about endings and …

Spirituality

I left both Christianity and Islam behind: “It was the problem of evil and innocent suffering that truly led me out of religion”

Raised a Lutheran, I converted to Islam at 19, not long before 9/11. But that’s not what ended my life as a Muslim<p>Recently NFL pro-bowl running-back Arian Foster, of the Houston Texans, “came out” as a nonbeliever to ESPN Magazine. It was a bold move in a multibillion-dollar business where religion …