Tag Archives: John Owen

Strengthening Our Spiritual Immune System

Our Spiritual Immune System And be constant in praying at the beginning and the end of the day, as well as during the early watches of the night: for, verily, good deeds drive away evil deeds: this is a reminder … Continue reading

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Willpower, Temptations and Attrition of Self-esteem

Willpower, Temptations and  Self-esteem There he [Jesus] told them, “Pray that you will not give in to temptation.” [Luke 22:40 ]. Temptations prompt us to accept behavior inimical to our well-being. These and enticements are precursors to what our conscience considers reprehensible … Continue reading

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Addiction, Junkies, and Neurotic Lifestyles: Reformatting a Hard Life

Lifestyle Addiction  Another way to go would be to keep looking for little happiness fixes that will keep us from noticing our deeper frustration. Psychologist Neil Warren writes: “This headlong pursuit of instantaneous happiness is designed to distract some people from … Continue reading

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