Marriage and Boundaries
Is it okay to have friends of the opposite sex when you are married? Is it okay to keep secrets from your spouse? Is it okay view pornography when you’re married? Is it okay to be facebook friends with your ex? There is not a one-size-fits-all answer to these questions. Each relationship has its own […]
What Drains Your Energy?
I don’t know about you but during the course of the week I find myself drained by the middle of the week. I started to think Hmm what bad habits am I doing that cause my energy to be sapped out of me like a vacuum. Well I can confirm about 2-3 of the bad […]
Can Married Couples Have Opposite Sex Friends?
Some friends and I were having a casual discussion the other day and one proposed the question, “Can married individuals maintain opposite sex friendships?” Of course we had some difference of opinions in defining this so called friendship. I personally believe that married couples can be friends with individuals of the opposite sex without them […]
Love, Live and Enjoy Life
It is not hard to find someone who tells you they love you; it’s hard to find someone who actually means it. But you will find them eventually, so don’t rush love, and don’t settle. Find someone who isn’t afraid to admit they miss you. Someone who knows you’re not perfect, but appreciates you as […]
In the movie White Men Can’t Jump, the two main characters get into a philosophical discussion about one of the character’s inability to hear certain music even though he really enjoys listening to it. The argument that is presented is that presented is that just because he is “listening” to the music does not mean […]
Western vs. Alternative Medicine
Back in 2004 I noticed a lump on the right side of my neck that I’d never seen before. I was worried and didn’t want my mind to wonder at what it could possibly be so I made an appointment with my primary care physician. After meeting with my PCP completing blood work and getting […]
I ran across this article concerning stress. Studies show that most people’s health problems are linked to stress. If not treated, stress can cause one’s health to become fatal. Here are some pointers from the American Psychological Association that can help reduce stress. Strategies are as follows: · Identify what’s causing stress. Monitor your state […]
Pornography! It’s All Around Us
Pornography often abbreviated as “porn” “porno” is defined as the explicit portrayal of sexual subject matter for the purpose of sexual arousal. Today pornography is everywhere on the TV, internet, magazines, billboards, and social media sites. As a child growing up in a Christian home I myself have been exposed to pornography at a time in […]