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Evangelizing to People Who Have Heard it All Before | RELEVANT Magazine

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Within a society where people know the gist of what Christianity teaches but words such as “converts,” “evangelism” and “proselytize” are increasingly associated with religious zealots, abusive cults and violent terrorism, it’s becoming more difficult to communicate faith-based ideas without being offensive or perceived as a close-minded bigot.

Historically, evangelism has sometimes been used as a weapon to hurt, shame, guilt and induce fear. Its longtime associations with obnoxious street preachers, sleazy televangelists and corrupt organizations make it even less appealing to the public—and to Christians themselves.
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Biblical Mental Wellness

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Healing the Soul with Truth.

The Bible is more than the histories of an ancient people. It is a living book of truths about finding freedom within. The soul is more than a living essence, it is essentially the wholeness of being of the mind. Today, approximately one in four adults, that’s 61.5 million Americans that experience mental illness in a given year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness.

 

 

Numbers of Americans Affected by Mental Illness
“One in four adults-approximately 61.5 million Americans-experiences mental illness in a given year. One in 17-about 13.6 million-live with a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia, major depression or bipolar disorder.”
http://www.nami.org/factsheets/mentalillness_factsheet.pdf

 

Nearly everyone is affected by some sort of mental illness, be it their own or someone else’s. However, some are affected on a much larger scale than others. Fortunately, (aside from physical and chemical imbalances) most can be corrected and handled through a simple change of perspective on life. This ministry is dedicated to those seeking a better life through a positive outlook and want to create a balanced mental and spiritual health within.

 

Contrary to popular belief, there is an additional document hidden within the pages of the Bible designed to help combat the effects of underlying issues associated with mental disorders. This letter is not easily seen unless you have a foundational understanding of how it is written. It is a love letter from God to his people. The Creator has not left His creation to suffer all alone without help. You are so precious to Him that he used the lives of his “chosen people” to document the process of the renewal of the mind (Also known as the “soul”).

Romans 13:12 The night is far spent, the day is at hand: let us therefore cast off the works of darkness, and let us put on the armour of light.

 

The Soul

The Greek word for the “soul” is “psychē”. This is the root of the word “Psychology”. The word psychology is comprised of two words: psychē and logos and it represents the study or illumination of the mind.

Psychē: The Mind or Soul
Logos: Light or illumination

 

 

In psychology, the psyche
/ˈski/ is the totality of the human mind, conscious and unconscious. Psychology is the scientific or objective study of the psyche. The word has a long history of use in psychology and philosophy, dating back to ancient times, and has been one of the fundamental concepts for understanding human nature from a scientific point of view. The English word soul is sometimes used synonymously, especially in older texts.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psyche_(psychology)

Etymology

The basic meaning of the Greek word ψυχή (psūkhē) was “life” in the sense of “breath”, formed from the verb ψύχω (psukhō, “to blow”). Derived meanings included “spirit”, “soul”, “ghost”, and ultimately “self” in the sense of “conscious personality” or “psyche”.

Philosophy

Modern psychology is much different than ancient philosophy, however they are rooted in the same basic concept of creating mental health through the illumination of the mind/soul. Of the ancient cultures that are known best for their philosophy the ancient Hebrews are not amongst this list, but in reality they are perhaps the greatest of them all. Unfortunately, the healing philosophy of the ancient Hebrews has been hidden in the symbolic nature of their religion and it has become lost to the doctrines and practices of a modern age.

 

Revelation

Hidden away in what is now known as the basis of the Judeo-Christian religions is a vast treasure of mental riches that until now have not been noticed or understood. This ministry is dedicated to the uncovering and sharing of the greatest secret that the world has ever known. The Bible and the Torah are the best-selling books of all time, yet this great mystery has been secreted away from other generations. It is only now that the world has fallen so far from grace and into an age of science and free thought that spirituality has been pushed to the wayside. Spiritual wellness through philosophy was once common place when people sought answers to complicated situations. Now more than ever we need help from our Father in heaven to guide us and lead us from the self-imposed prison of the mind as spirituality is slipping away and being replaced by self-centered reasoning. Salvation of the soul is really the freedom of the mind from its own self-bondage.

 

Traditionally, the Bible is read as a book chronicling the lives of God’s chosen people, but in reality it is the manual and story of you and the step-by-step process of creating peace within your understanding.

 

Soul square circleWho We Are

Currently, soulblindministry is not comprised of professional counselors nor psychiatrists/psychologists. We are simply a few caring individuals that hold the keys to unlocking a great mystery of the kingdom and how it is used to help clarify and change the lives that choose to seek answers within themselves, and we are dedicated to helping you discover your peace and happiness with what is written within God’s Word.

 

This is not a religion, nor is it affiliated with any organized religion. It is simply a study, friendship, relationship, hope and a blessing of peace. Please join us in our endeavors to unlock and heal the soul with the truth of God’s light.

 

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What is everywhere and nowhere and has no center?

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http://soulblindministry.com/2012/09/04/what-is-everywhere-and-nowhere-and-has-no-center-the-answer/

YOU CAN Create a Beautiful Reality

 Beauty comes from within.

The beauty of you is the center of your reality. What you fill yourself with can feed the hunger and emptiness in others. Grow like a tree that can feed the world.

 

James 3:17 But the wisdom that is from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, and easy to be intreated, full of mercy and good fruits, without partiality, and without hypocrisy.

 

2 Corinthians 9:10 Now he that ministereth seed to the sower both minister bread for your food, and multiply your seed sown, and increase the fruits of your righteousness;)

How Different are We Really?

 

How different are we really from the animals? They feel, think and care. And genetically we really are only so different from them. Even elephants and whales have finger or toe bones. Just because you can’t see them doesn’t mean they are not there. People often forget that we too are animals, only we have a higher capacity for conscious reasoning, and unfortunately we too have a higher capacity for unreasonable cruelties based on our own personal miseries.

 

Love and playing is universal in almost all life here on Earth. Even plants are connected and respond to their neighbors and surroundings; only we have a harder time seeing it in most because they don’t react like we might. So though it is true that you are the center of your world,  you are not in fact the center of the universe. Live as a part of something greater and stop trying to be so great to your own eyes.

 

Love, Relate, Share and Care… After all isn’t love: patient, kind and longsuffering?

 

2 Corinthians 6:6 By pureness, by knowledge, by longsuffering, by kindness, by the Holy Ghost, by love unfeigned,

 

Galatians 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,

 

Ephesians 4:2 With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;

 

Colossians 1:11 Strengthened with all might, according to his glorious power, unto all patience and longsuffering with joyfulness;

TO HELL IN A HANDBASKET?

Where in a handbasket

WHAT DO WE DO NOW IF THE WORLD IS HEADING TOWARD HELL IN A HAND BASKET?

I found this online and I have to say I am not too happy about it. Sure the people there dress a little funny and their property could use a little cleaning up but do they really need to be harassed for being organic?

http://wearechange.org/swat-team-raids-organic-farm-confiscates-blueberries/

 

Now I personally am not there yet with the whole “organic” thing but each day I see more and more reason to move somewhat in that direction. I still eat meat from the store and buy food out of the “organic” section to save money. I hear arguments on both sides about one is better than another or that there is no difference. Either way, wouldn’t it be great to grow your own food? I am seeing increased concerns about food shortages and a serious lack of natural resources verses the population’s growth and consumption. Continue reading TO HELL IN A HANDBASKET?

The Generation Gap

Numbers 14:18 The LORD is longsuffering, and of great mercy, forgiving iniquity and transgression, and by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation.

If the sins of the father carry over, so too couldn’t his blessings and mercy?

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