Posts tagged "faith"

Faith and fitness, the perfect blend

Faith and fitness, the perfect blend
You can train the body, and you can do exercises for your mind. But, what I’ve found is that faith and fitness is the perfect blend. I didn’t always emphasize the spiritual aspect of diet, nutrition, and exercise. I mean, I loved God, but my focus on my “spirit man” was like a mint the... Read more »

Exercise your faith: 3 ways to build spiritual muscles--Part 1

Exercise your faith: 3 ways to build spiritual muscles--Part 1
We exercise to improve our heart health and we lift weights to build and tone our muscles. But what about our spiritual walk? What do we do to stay hopeful, encouraged, and faithful when it seems as if God isn’t listening or answering our prayers? We may feel despair, dejected, and plain old depressed. But... Read more »

Miracles: Do you believe?

Miracles: Do you believe?
You’ve heard the songs, the stories, and the tales. It’s the classic testimony in “Amazing Grace” sung by everyone from The Queen of Soul legend Aretha Franklin to Queen of Country, Dolly Parton. We all know how it goes: “Amazing grace. How sweet the sound. That saved a wretch like me. I once was lost.... Read more »
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Stuck in a Rut? Three Simple Steps to Uplift Your Spirits

Stuck in a Rut? Three Simple Steps to Uplift Your Spirits
Every season, without fail, there’s a workout to help get your body in shape to match the weather. There’s the how-to-get-bikini-abs-for-summer workout, or the how-to-get-those-thighs-in-shape-for-leather-weather, and so on and so forth.  Partially practical. Interestingly intriguing. And may be mildly motivating for some, and wildly so for others–and that’s great. In a world where we have more... Read more »

Weary in well doing: A spiritual workout for the worn out

Weary in well doing: A spiritual workout for the worn out
We’ve all been there. The place we get where that mustard seed of faith seems to have dwindled away into pixie dust. You think, “Maybe I just don’t have the faith to believe anything.” This typically happens at times in life when God’s silence can just be deafening and the more you want an answer,... Read more »

F.I.T. in the Lord with faith-inspired training

F.I.T. in the Lord with faith-inspired training
I’ve learned the secret to being healthy and that is: when you F.I.T. in the Lord with faith-inspired training,  you become healthy from the inside out. There is an old expression that simply states, “Live as if you will die tomorrow, but plan as if you will live forever!” How do you do this? By investing... Read more »
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