Archive for the ‘Mental nature of health’ Category - Keith Wommack - Nationally Syndicated Columnist on Health, Thought and Spirituality


Olympic leap – I can’t to I can

Posted by Keith Wommack on Aug 9, 2016    |    9 Comments »

When it comes to breakthroughs and victories, though, you don’t just have to witness Michael Phelps compete for yet another Gold Medal. Although Phelps is the most decorated Olympian of all time, you too can be an achiever, a champion.

Yes, your victories may start out smaller than Rio gold, but in the long run, they may actually be more beneficial to you.

 

Steep cost of hate completely erased by love

Posted by Keith Wommack on Jul 19, 2016    |    13 Comments »

If we are unaware or forget that we live to express divine love, we give room for hate, evil, to take on an apparent realness when there is no need to do so. On the other hand, an understanding of God’s allness and goodness can prevent evil from hijacking our thought and society as a whole.

 

Health regardless of diet, lifestyle, and genes

Posted by Keith Wommack on Jun 21, 2016    |    4 Comments »

One hundred and fifty years ago, after a couple of decades of research, trials, and victories, a woman in New England – Mary Baker Eddy – discovered it was possible to experience health regardless of lifestyle, diet, and genes.

In 1866 she had a significant healing that pointed away from these presumed materialistic aids to health in a way that the citizens of Roseto, Pennsylvania, just under a century later, might have felt some kinship with.

Why?

 

You Can Beat Addiction

Posted by Keith Wommack on Apr 19, 2016    |    No Comments »

The list of addictions plaguing mankind is long. Alcohol, gambling, illegal and prescription drugs, and pornography are just part of the inventory. Each causes havoc on the lives of the addicted and those close to them. Because of this, it’s important to conquer addiction with urgency. Neglecting a need is not an option.

 

Neutralizing The Pressure To Cause Harm

Posted by Keith Wommack on Mar 24, 2016    |    15 Comments »

“I just felt like something was pressuring me to do it,” John LaDue told his[…]

 

Tips For a Wise Health Consumer

Posted by Keith Wommack on Feb 19, 2016    |    1 Comment »

When it comes to health care, being an intelligent consumer requires diligent examination.

If you are observant, you may notice various published tips exist to guide you.

Most of these recommendations focus entirely on the utilization of conventional medicine. But, if you have ever been curious about spiritual options for healing and health, below are a few word-to-the-wise ideas for those contemplating the use of spiritual/thought-based care.

 

Are you sick of politics? No, I mean literally!

Posted by Keith Wommack on Nov 18, 2015    |    4 Comments »

Already overdosed on campaign rhetoric? Tired of political posturing?

As tired of the lengthening of political seasons as you may be, there are some who are actually sick and tired. The stress over political battles has impacted their health.

It’s good to be an involved citizen, but, nasty politics can cause extremes in thought and unpleasant physical symptoms. It seems the more negative a political campaign gets, the more illness is experienced.

While you should support and vote for candidates you truly feel can best govern, getting caught up in the anxiety and anger of opposing sides won’t help. It will only add to what harms.

 

Love’s Story includes its healing power

Posted by Keith Wommack on Oct 15, 2015    |    8 Comments »

The seven-night Oprah Winfrey television series, Belief, airing October 18 – 24, explores our “ongoing search to connect with something greater than ourselves.”

The second in the series, Belief: Love’s Story, explores loving unconditionally, love that unites, and loving your enemies. As critical as these are to those yearning to put their faith into practice, I believe that “Love’s Story” is even richer if you also take a look at Love’s power to heal the body.

 

Suicide and the Lifeline of Your Spiritual Authority

Posted by Keith Wommack on Sep 14, 2015    |    11 Comments »

The tragedy of fifteen-year-old Sadie Walker has me thinking about lifelines.

Sadie took her life on Christmas Day last year, according to the Dallas Morning News, and her story suggests that doom and gloom thinking can be contagious.

Sadie had joined an online chat group of teenagers talking about self-harm – a community of silent co-sufferers hidden behind the veil of Internet privacy laws.

She had joined out of compassion, hoping to offer comfort and support to those struggling. Instead, the negative environment consumed her. Sadie quickly became overwhelmed and took her own life.

 

Are You Rich Enough To Be Generous

Posted by Keith Wommack on Aug 17, 2015    |    16 Comments »

Are you seeking “Lower blood pressure, lower risk of dementia, less anxiety and depression, reduced cardiovascular risk, and overall greater happiness”?

Well there just might be “a magic pill for happiness and longevity” that can help you get such benefits, according to Terri Yablonsky Stat, in the Chicago Tribune – “a simple way to stay healthier”.

It is being generous.

It seems that generosity, no matter the age of the benefactor, benefits the giver physically and psychologically. In other words, it pays to be nice.

However, a hand isn’t moved to give unless a mind is moving it. So, what triggers the mind to give?

Is it wealth? Yes, it does help to possess something to be generous with. But material wealth, by itself, doesn’t always lead to generosity.

But how about spiritual wealth?

 

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