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Is It Love or an Illusion?

<i>This post originally appeared on mydailyvibe.com</i><p>There is something very magical and mystical about the experience of "falling in love." Emotions get stirred, imagination bursts to life and sparks fly igniting passion and unmistakable bliss. When the attraction is mutual, each person feels as if …

How to Know When You’re Hearing God’s Voice

How do we know when God is speaking to us? It’s a question that even the best of Christians often struggle with. The Bible tells us to submit any …

So You Have No Idea What Your ‘Calling’ Is

4 things to remember when you're not sure what you're supposed to do with your life.I learned a lot while attending a Christian liberal arts college. …

Don’t Let Super-Spiritual People Hurt Your Church

3 Ways to Actually Guard Your Heart

“How far is too far?” I’m sure it’s no surprise to hear that I get asked this question all the time from well-meaning young adults, looking to set up …

4 Myths Christians Need to Stop Believing About Depression

“True believers don’t suffer from depression.”<p>His false statement rang in my ear like a noisy gong, and then hung in the air like smoke, waiting to …

The Real Reasons We Don't Invite Friends to Church

There can be a lot of value in inviting people to church, once we get over a few hangups.“Happy new year! Be sure to invite a friend to church next …

How to Talk About Your Religious Beliefs (Without Being a Jerk)

A few things to keep in mind as you enter the dangerous realm of public religious dialogue.According to various strangers on the Internet, I’m going …

5 Stupid Things the Church Needs to Stop Doing to Make Progress

The church has more than its share of critics these days.<p>Sometimes the criticism is unwarranted. People project their issues onto a congregation or …

The Danger of Seeking Your Dream Church

Our church, like every other church, gets phone calls throughout the week from people wanting to know about our assembly. They ask questions, but …

Evangelical Christianity

Why Are So Many Christians Unhappy?

Joy is the emotion of salvation. We <i>rejoice with joy that is inexpressible and filled with glory</i> (1 Peter 1:8). If you’re a Christian, the Spirit …

God Will Give You More than You Can Handle

Christians can make the strangest claims when comforting those who are suffering. What do you say to someone whose life is falling apart? If you have …

8 Things Somebody with Depression Never Wants To Hear

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter

Entrepreneur & Consultant<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For a long time, it was believed that people are born with a given level of intelligence and the best we could do in life was to live up to our potential. Scientists have now proven that we can actually <i>increase</i> …

5 Productivity Hacks For 12 Different Types Of Procrastinators

It’s much easier to postpone a task until the very last minute than it is to work up enough willpower to decide to just do it now. And the more you …

What Each Myers-Briggs Personality Type Is Like As A Friend

<b>ENFP</b>: The excitable yet surprisingly insightful friend who subtly gives you a pep talk every time you hang out and leaves you feeling like you could …

Famifi

Episode 14: Youth sports and parents behaving badly<p>Have More Meaningful Conversations With Your Kids.<p>We’ll send the low-down on the hot topics your …

Health

What is depression? You asked Google – here's the answer

To illustrate how horrible it was, being in jail in a wheelchair with four broken limbs after the car accident that prompted me to get sober ... was much, much easier and less painful.<p>Comedian Rob Delaney’s description of severe depression is enough to stop you in your tracks. How can a mental …

Mental Health

How to Support a Partner Struggling with Depression

Being in a romantic relationship when one (or both) of you suffer from depression is a massive challenge. Depression can make your partner seem …