If you are like most believers you might be thinking “meditate!”, isn’t that for monks and those associated with Eastern religions? The practice of Biblical meditation for many modern day believers is relatively unknown. Yet, thorough research will show that Christian meditation is nothing new.
Rapture or not, perilous times are ahead. The question is, “Should Christians Prepare?” Some Christians believe that God will take care of them and that all they need to do is “trust God.” Others believe that just as Noah built the ark, we must prepare for the coming destruction upon the Earth whether it be […]
I’ve Gone Full Circle Life is a journey that is to be lived one day at a time. When I started the journey of developing my Christian meditation ministry, it was created out of pain and emptiness. Pain over an ending relationship and the emptiness of attending church week after week and feeling hopeless and […]
by Rhonda Jones Inner “noise” can be just as troublesome as outer noise when it comes to spending quiet time with God. If we fail to understand the importance of having a regular, committed quiet time with God, we are not likely to hear His voice, the one that whispers, “This is the way; walk […]
Christians and Meditating on the Word of God? Meditation in the Bible is usually indicative of a person considering something about God and quietly focusing his mind on that truth. Perhaps the reason Christians have neglected meditation is because of the recent secularization of meditation among New Agers and other versions of eastern meditation. Meditation […]
Christian vs New Age? With more and more people practicing meditation to alleviate stress and maintain peace of mind, it is important to be clear of the distinctions between Christian meditation versus other traditional forms of meditation. While almost all meditation techniques provide physical and mental benefits, as Christians, we cannot be ignorant of the […]
How to Start Your Day with Clarity and Peace of Mind I was meeting with a client who thought her life was out of control. She was having a difficult time staying focused at work and spent a large portion of her day visiting coworkers, walking the halls, and on non work related tasks. As […]
Many experts say YES! Almost 25 years ago, my little church in San Luis Obispo, California invited an evangelist to speak for a weekend revival. Before leaving, she gave each member a flier that read, “Do Not Take the Mark of the Beast.” She encouraged us to place this flier on our refrigerators to warn […]
Debunking the Myths of Christian Meditation Recent scientific research indicates that meditation reduces stress, increases creativity, improves cognitive function, reduces heart disease, and improves health. In fact, in 2012 study, patients with coronary heart disease were placed in a health and wellness education class or given instruction in meditation. Those in the meditation group […]
In the simplest terms, Christian Meditation is “Being with God.” It is dwelling in his presence. It is coming and sitting before God without an agenda; it is simply being with God for the mere pleasure of being with God. That sounds simple enough, right? But some thing gets in the way of us just […]
Christian depression is becoming more and more commonplace. Each year more than 21 million Americans, many of them Christians, are diagnosed with depression. If depression runs in your family tree, you have a greater tendency to experience depression at some time in your life. Depression is generally triggered by a crisis or loss in our […]
How many times have you heard an excellent sermon or message that inspired you to make some changes in your life, but within a matter of weeks you were back to your old habits and routine? Kind of like those New Year’s Resolutions! The Bible says, you can’t put new wine into old wine bottles or you’ll ruin the […]
I began to study and see what the scriptures said about our minds. When we come to Christ, we think that we’re going to be instantly transformed to this new creation in Christ. We believe that many of our habits and problems are going to just disappear. Well God does work miracles, but for many of us, once the […]
The 12-Step Christian Meditation CD and Scripture Meditation Handbook will take you systematically through each of the Christian 12-Steps to help you break your addiction to the world and its philosophies and help you to bring healing and wholeness to your life and others.