February 25, 2024 Genesis 14:17-15:6 Abram & Melchizedek | Abram’s Vision – Faith Counted as Righteousness
Exploring the Healing Power of Hypnotherapy: A Natural Alternative to Anti-Depressants In an era where mental health is gaining increasing recognition and importance, the search for effective treatments for depression has become a central focus. Among the myriad of approaches, hypnotherapy stands out as a holistic and natural alternative to traditional pharmacological interventions like anti-depressants....Continue reading
The Complexities of Anti-Depressants: Exploring Physical and Mental Health Concerns In the realm of mental health treatment, antidepressants are often considered a cornerstone intervention for managing various mood disorders. However, the use of antidepressants has sparked ongoing debates and concerns regarding their potential impacts on both physical and mental health. While these medications can provide...Continue reading
February 18, 2024 | Genesis 13:1-14:16 Abram and Lot Split | The War of Northern Aggression. Abram and Lot need to spread their herds out and Abram gives his nephew Lot the first choice. Lot chooses the rich lands of the Jordan Valley and the close proximity to Sodom and Gomorrah. Giving Lot first choice...
February 11, 2024 Abram, Sarai and Lot leave Haran, head west then south into the midst of the Promised Land. In a time of famine, they head further south and west into Egypt and we look at Abram’s scheme to survive utilizing his “sister” Sarai.
Book Review: The Biology of Belief by Bruce Lipton Summary: “The Biology of Belief” by Bruce Lipton is a groundbreaking exploration into the intersection of biology, belief systems, and the mind-body connection. Lipton, a cell biologist, challenges the traditional view that genes control our biological destiny, arguing instead that our beliefs and perceptions have a...Continue reading
Dave Elman: Pioneering Hypnotherapist and His Contributions Dave Elman, born David Elman Lichtenfeld in 1900, was a remarkable figure in the field of hypnotherapy whose contributions left an indelible mark on the practice and understanding of hypnosis. His life journey and professional endeavors not only revolutionized hypnotherapy but also influenced countless practitioners worldwide. Early Life...Continue reading
In Atomic Habits, James Clear offers a systematic approach to habit formation, emphasizing the power of small changes and consistent routines. Clear presents his framework through the concept of atomic habits—tiny, incremental changes that compound over time to produce remarkable results. He breaks down the process of habit formation into four stages: cue, craving, response,...Continue reading
Transforming Therapy is a treasure trove of invaluable knowledge and techniques, but it’s not without its limitations. While Boyne’s expertise and passion for the subject shine through the pages, some readers may find the book overly technical or challenging to follow, especially those who are new to the field of hypnotherapy. Additionally, while Boyne’s approach...Continue reading
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and its Integration in Therapeutic Hypnotherapy Practice Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) represents a contemporary form of cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) that emphasizes acceptance, mindfulness, and commitment to behavior change. Steven C. Hayes, Kelly G. Wilson, and Kirk D. Strosahl pioneered ACT in the late 20th century, and it has since...Continue reading