by Jody Burkeen on January 4th, 2023
Fasting is a practice that is deeply rooted in the history of many religious traditions, including Christianity. In the Bible, fasting is often mentioned to demonstrate humility, to repent of sins, and to draw closer to God. Here is a brief overview of what the Bible says about fasting and how it can be a meaningful spiritual practice for believers today.In the Old Testament, fasting is mentioned ...  Read More
Regular Church Attendance is Good for the Soul
by Jody Burkeen on January 3rd, 2023
Church attendance has long been a central part of many people's spiritual lives, and for good reason. There are numerous benefits to regularly attending church, both for individuals and for communities.One of the primary benefits of church attendance is a sense of community. When we attend church, we are surrounded by others who share our beliefs and values. This can be incredibly comforting and s...  Read More
Tips for a Consistent Prayer Life
by Jody Burkeen on January 2nd, 2023
Prayer is an important part of many people's spiritual lives. It is a way to communicate with a God, by expressing gratitude, and seek guidance and support. A healthy prayer life can bring a sense of peace, clarity and can help people feel more connected to something larger than themselves. Here are a few tips for cultivating a strong prayer life:Set aside regular times for prayer. It should be da...  Read More
How to Biblically Changed Your Mind
by Jody Burkeen on December 31st, 2022
How to Change Your Mind BiblicallyHave you ever found yourself stuck in a certain way of thinking, even when it goes against your values or what you know to be true? Changing our minds can be difficult, but it's an important part of personal growth and living a life aligned with our biblical values and beliefs. If 2023 is going to be different from 2022, then it may take a change of mind. In this ...  Read More
Bible Study in 2023
by Jody Burkeen on December 30th, 2022
2023 can be the year you finally get through the bible. Here are some tips for studying the Bible:1. Set aside dedicated time for Bible study. It can be helpful to choose a regular time and place to study, such as in the morning before starting your day or in the evening before going to bed. I start the morning off with a cup of coffee, my bible and prayer journal.2. Choose a translation of the Bi...  Read More
New Year's Resolution
by Jody Burkeen on December 29th, 2022
New Year's resolutions are a great way to set goals and make positive changes in your life. Whether you want to improve your spiritual or physical health, focus on your mental well-being, or make progress in your career, a New Year's resolution can help you stay motivated and on track.Here are some tips for making and keeping your New Year's resolutions:1. Set specific, achievable goals. Rather th...  Read More