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This week we delve into the realms of the healing powers of nature and we look at what it takes to be a champion. We also reflect on parenting, on how to communicate with a loved one who is preparing to die, and many more topics. Scroll down below for the list of this week's new articles (21 in all) plus Pam Younghan's weekly astrological journal.
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Marie T. Russell
"New Attitudes...New Possibilities"
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NEW ARTICLES THIS WEEK
Written by Jerry Lynch.
Anyone can be a champion, whether they are Steph Curry of the Golden State Warriors, the janitor of your child’s elementary school, a grocery store clerk, a local park ranger, or the second-string quarterback on your peewee football team. It happens when one becomes...
Read article here: How To Be A Champion In Your Every Day Life
Written by Ernesto Ortiz.
Spiritual protection is something everyone should know how to do, regardless of religious beliefs. Fear, anger, depression, negative people, negative places, arguments, jealousy, greed, and all other negative energies actually create a negative layer around us...
Read article here: Two Easy Methods Of Spiritual Protection For Everyone
Written by Charles Eisenstein.
You've probably heard about those addiction studies with caged lab rats, in which the rats compulsively press the heroin dispensing lever again and again, even to the point of choosing it over food and starving themselves to death. These studies seemed to imply some pretty disheartening things about human nature.
Read article here: Is Marijuana A Gateway To Compassion?
Written by Carl Greer PhD, PsyD.
Many people have intuited that nature has healing powers, but now researchers are discovering more about how our bodies and minds benefit from our interactions with nature.
Read article here: Here Is The Evidence of Nature’s Healing Powers
Written by Lisa Smartt.
One of the ways people bring closure to their lives is through their final requests. The most common requests in the Final Words Project were humble ones related to visiting with friends and family members and enjoying certain small pleasures, like a last bottle of a favorite beer. Those who are dying often wait for...
Read article here: How To Connect With Our Beloveds In Their Final Days
Written by Barbara Jaffe, Ed.D.
My mother never worked outside the home, and at that time many women were not encouraged to do so. She had the same limited expectations for her daughter, but she never took into consideration that we were different people and that my spirit screamed for more...
Read article here: Dear Mom: Because Of You, I Am The Woman I Am Today
Written by Kevin Shafer, Brigham Young University.
In most families, mothers and fathers both work hard. Pew Research recently reported that moms and dads in the U.S.…
Read article here: Why Some Dads Aren't Being The Dads They Want To Be
by Zubair Baig and Nikolai Hampton, Edith Cowan University
What would it mean if you lost all of your personal documents, such as your family photos, research or business records?
by Sarah Schoppe-Sullivan, Ohio State University
You haven’t showered in a few days, and you haven’t brushed your teeth yet this morning.
by Nick Haslam, University of Melbourne
Like a grotesque mask reflected in a pool, narcissism has two faces, neither of them attractive.
by Bradley Elliott, University of Westminster
There have been some noteworthy examples of successful human aging in the press recently.
by Robert H. Nelson, University of Maryland
The question of whether a God exists is heating up in the 21st century. According to a Pew survey, the percentage of…
Astrological Journal for the Week
This weekly column (updated every Sunday afternoon) is based on planetary influences, and offers perspectives and insights to assist you in making the best use of current energies... Read more
It is also highly beneficial to reread the past week's astrological journal as it gives a hindsight view of the events that took place and may provide many "ah-ha" insights.
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