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Evangelicals need to stop being wimps

In July 2012 I was speaking at a youth retreat in the mountains of Tennessee when I received a call from CNN. It seemed that Chick-fil-A CEO Dan Cathy had publicly commented on the issue of same-sex marriage and now the gay mafia were out to destroy him and his restaurant chain. Would I, asked CNN, …

Faith

12 Negative Habits You Should Give Up If You Want to Be Successful | Inc.com

When it comes to "achieving success," the hardest thing for people to wrap their heads around tends to be the idea that small wins add up to big victories. It's a whole lot easier to imagine the end goal, the big celebration, than to think about each tiny step along the way it will take to get …

Time Management

Brain, Mind, Body And The Disease Of Addiction

The standard definition of drug or alcohol addiction is that it's a chronic, incurable disease of the brain.<p>In a comprehensive report on the topic, published last month, the surgeon general gives this familiar definition a more positive spin. He eschews the "cure" word and focuses instead on the …

Consciousness

Scottish witchcraft book published online

<b>The pages of a 350-year-old book used to record the names of those accused of witchcraft in Scotland have been published online.</b><p>The Names of Witches in Scotland, 1658 collection, was drawn up during a time when the persecution of supposed witches was rife.<p>The book also lists the towns where the …

Witchcraft

The psychology of hate

Years back, in another life, I presented at seminars and conferences that provided continuing education units for professional re-certification. In …

Mental Health

This High-Energy Entrepreneur Built His Solo Business To $2 Million In One Year

For Scott Paladini, 36, selling mattresses is a way of life. His father ran Rockaway Bedding, a chain of mattress stores, while he was growing up in New Jersey, and Paladini learned the ropes in store of his own in Bernardsville, N.J.<p>But instead of sticking with the same-old, same-old, Paladini …

Selling

9 signs people see you as a great leader

In the movies, amazing leaders can frequently be seen making life-changing speeches — sometimes whilst riding a horse back and forth before a mass of armored, sword-wielding soldiers.<p>In real life, leadership is a much quieter trait. In fact, you may not always even realize that others see <i>you</i> as a …

Leadership

A philosopher’s 350-year-old trick to get people to change their minds is now backed up by psychologists

The 17th century philosopher Blaise Pascal is perhaps best known for Pascal’s Wager which, in the first formal use of decision theory, argued that believing in God is the most pragmatic decision. But it seems the French thinker also had a knack for psychology. As Brain Pickings points out, Pascal …

Pascal

How To Learn In 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>If you’re not clear on what you’re …

What Does the Bible Say About Transgenderism?

Some would argue that the Bible says nothing about the explosion of the transgender phenomenon in the Western world. After all, there is no verse …

Evangelical Christianity

Renowned Harvard Psychologist Says ADHD is Largely a Fraud

<b>Categories</b>Autism & ADHD, Big Pharma, Carolanne Wright, Depression, Anxiety & Mental Health, DNA, the Brain & The Human Body, Health & Medical, …

Psychology

11 things to do in your 20s to become a millionaire by 30

1/<p><b>1. Focus on earning</b><p>"In today's economic environment you cannot save your way to millionaire status," writes Grant Cardone, who went from broke and …

20 hobbies of the world’s super-rich

Wealth-X, a company that conducts research on the ultra-wealthy, recently released its annual billionaire census, which explores the trends and …

Demographics

26 Apple TV tips you'll thank us for

The Apple TV is a seriously easy device to use and adds tons of value to your entertainment system. Below are 26 tips and tricks which will make navigating and using your Apple TV even easier.<p>The latest generation of the Apple TV has a lot to offer that its predecessors don't. It's a casual gaming …

Smart TV

Becoming Edinburgh’s second Koestler Chair of Parapsychology

Last week, I was honoured to take up my new position as Edinburgh University’s second Koestler Chair of Parapsychology. Here’s an account of the …

Paranormal

This Is What It's Really Like to Be on HGTV's "Fixer Upper"

Now that we've watched every episode of HGTV's <i>Fixer Upper</i>, we have to admit, we have a lot of questions. <i>How did this couple get on the show? What</i> …

When the Body Attacks the Mind

A physiological theory of mental illness<p>One day in February 2009, a 13-year-old boy named Sasha Egger started thinking that people were coming to hurt his family. His mother, Helen, watched with mounting panic that evening as her previously healthy son forgot the rules to Uno, his favorite card …

Immune System

'Pronoia' and other emotions you never knew you had

In recent years, neuroscience has introduced a new way of thinking about our emotions. The scientists behind the latest brain-imaging studies say they can now pinpoint with precision where these feelings are located within our heads. In 2013, for instance, a team of psychologists published a study …

University of London

Tony Robbins: Want Success? Rewire Your Mind.

Brought to you by Entrepreneur Network<p>Tony Robbins is in the business of breakthroughs. He helps people achieve personal and professional breakthroughs with his wildly popular motivational seminars, his life strategy coaching to CEOs, U.S. Presidents and billionaire hedge fund managers, and writing …

Profit

Where to learn critical life-changing skills

Many Library of Congress texts are now available online. Xiquinho Silva / Flickr<p>We tend to think of learning a new skill or "going back to school" as something you'd do when looking to change careers, or to upgrade within your current one.<p>But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal …

Learning

7 Powerful Habits of Insanely Wealthy People | Inc.com

We're endlessly fascinated by self-made billionaires. We're all curious to know if there is a particular set of qualities that separates the ultra-wealthy from the rest of us mortals. In truth, every rags to riches story and entrepreneur is very different.<p>Still, some proven similarities keep …

Self-improvement

Why You Need to Learn How to Speak a Leadership Vocabulary | Inc.com

In leadership, as in most fields, there's a specialized vocabulary. But unlike the language of most fields, the words that mean the most in leadership aren't technical jargon. They reflect the kind of language that virtually everyone knows and uses--a series of everyday phrases, affirmations, and …

Leadership

Every V12 Powered Car You Can Buy Today

Because 12 cylinders are just the best.<p>As the era of smaller engines begins to dawn on us, we thought it was time to take a look at all the great cars you can buy that have 12 perfect, wonderful, gas-guzzling cylinders.

Apple-featured photographer explains how he edits on his iPhone

Apple's annual World Gallery showcases some of the world's best iPhone photos, picked from online entries submitted by photographers across the globe.<p>…

Mobile Photography

News from the Vatican - News about the Church

05/04/2018<p>Pope sends videomessage to Spanish religious<p>05/04/2018<p>Pope’s Apostolic Exhortation on holiness to be presented on Monday<p>05/04/2018<p>Pope …

Christianity

8 Things That Your Period Can Tell About Your Health

Science says that charisma can be learned — here are 9 proven strategies

"Charisma is simply the result of learned behaviors," says Olivia Fox Cabane, author of "The Charisma Myth."<p>Here's a rundown of the skills you can learn to become more charismatic:

Psychology

Apple Just Released a New iPhone App for Musicians

Musicians already have plenty of choices when it comes to iPhone apps that make it easy to create quick tracks on the go. There’s Apple’s GarageBand …

App Store

8 Mental Habits the Most Successful People Learn to Break

It’s not what you learn, but what you unlearn that matters.<p>Sometimes, success comes not from what you learn to do but what you learn to stop …

B-Authentique

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