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James Wilson avatar
Excessive Worry, Or What I Call Toxic Worry, ...
Shared By: James Wilson on Nov 22, 2000
Summary: "Excessive worry, or what I call toxic worry, can make you sick, it can cut down your enjoyment of life, and it can hamper your productivity. Toxic worry is bad for every system in your body: it increases the risk of heart attacks and strokes, it im...
Category: Quotes
based on 75 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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A Christian Doctor Carried Out An Interesting ...
Shared By: Richard Jones on Nov 3, 2000
Summary: A Christian doctor carried out an interesting survey recently involving his patients. As they waited in the waiting-room, they were asked to fill out a little survey on themselves. One of the questions asked was “What is your number one wish?&...
Category: Statistics
based on 191 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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For Many People Today The Spiritual Journey Is ...
Shared By: Timothy Peck on Feb 1, 2001
Summary: For many people today the spiritual journey is filled with crushing burdens. I think of the character Rodrigo from the 1986 academy award winning movie The Mission. Rodrigo, played by Robert DeNiro, portrays a slave trader who kills his brother in a...
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Lewis B. Smedes Writes In His Book: Forgive & ...
Shared By: Jeeva Sam on Mar 20, 2001
Summary: Lewis B. Smedes writes in his book: Forgive & Forget: Healing the Hurts We Don’t Deserve: "If we say that monsters [people who do terrible evil] are beyond forgiving, we give them a power they should never have...they are given the power t...
Category: Quotes
based on 116 ratings
Denomination: Methodist
Scripture: none
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One Man Was Always Worrying. He Worried About His ...
Shared By: Gerald Cornelius on Mar 27, 2001
Summary: One man was always worrying. He worried about his children, his job, his wife, his health. One day a friend of this man noted that he was extremely calm and peaceful. "Why are you so calm?, he asked. "You always worry about every-thing. What happene...
Category: Humor
based on 207 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Acts 9:10-18
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Seize the Moment!
Shared By: Mark Hensley on Jun 7, 2001
Summary: I liked the way humorist Erma Bombeck put it: Seize the moment! Remember all those women on the Titanic who waved off the dessert cart. Erma Bombeck.
Category: Humor
based on 75 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none
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Fact Is, The Mayo Clinic Claims 80-85% Of Total ...
Shared By: Craig Simonian on Jun 8, 2001
Summary: Fact is, the Mayo Clinic claims 80-85% of total caseload due directly to worry and anxiety. - Many experts say that coping with stress is the #1 health priority of our day. o One leading physician has stated that, in his opinion, 70% of all medica...
Category: Statistics
based on 233 ratings
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It’s Like The Story Of The Boy Who Was ...
Shared By: David Yarbrough on Jun 25, 2001
Summary: It’s like the story of the boy who was shooting rocks with a slingshot. He could never hit his target. As he was in his Grandma’s backyard one day, h spied her pet duck. On impulse h took aim and let fly. The stone hit, and the duck ...
Category: Stories
based on 195 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: Psalms 51:1-12
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Gertrude, Queen Of Denmark, Notes In ...
Shared By: Jim Luthy on Jul 13, 2001
Summary: Gertrude, Queen of Denmark, notes in Shakespeare’s classic, Hamlet, "So full of artless jealousy is guilt, it spills itself in fearing to be spilt."
Category: Quotes
based on 74 ratings
Scripture: none
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Guilt Upon The Conscience, Like Rust Upon Iron, ...
Shared By: Jim Luthy on Jul 13, 2001
Summary: "Guilt upon the conscience, like rust upon iron, both defiles it and consumes it, gnawing and creeping into it, as that does which at last eats out the very heart and substance of the metal." – South
Category: Quotes
based on 100 ratings
Scripture: none
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Maddy Dale - "why Pray When You Can ...
Shared By: Revd. Martin Dale on Aug 8, 2001
Summary: Maddy Dale - “Why pray when you can worry!!”
Category: Quotes
based on 48 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
Scripture: none
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R.h Mounce Said "worry Is Practical Atheism And ...
Shared By: Revd. Martin Dale on Aug 8, 2001
Summary: R.H Mounce said “Worry is practical atheism and an affront to God”
Category: Quotes
based on 56 ratings
Denomination: Anglican
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I'm Told That A Man Went To The Doctor ...
Shared By: MELVIN NEWLAND on Nov 6, 2001
Summary: ILL. I’m told that a man went to the doctor complaining of a number of pains. After examining him the doctor said, "I can’t find anything organically wrong with you. But sometimes physical problems are the result of worry or stress. Maybe you ne...
Category: Stories
based on 60 ratings
Scripture: none
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I Came Across A Paragraph By An 85 Year Old Woman ...
Shared By: MELVIN NEWLAND on Nov 6, 2001
Summary: I came across a paragraph by an 85 year old woman that I think is a classic. Here is what she wrote, "If you live to be 75 years old you will live over 657,000 hours." Did you know that? That’s almost 2/3rds of a million hours that you’re going t...
Category: Stories
based on 60 ratings
Scripture: none
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Mickey Rivers, At The Time An Outfielder For The ...
Shared By: Steve Malone on Dec 1, 2001
Summary: Mickey Rivers, at the time an outfielder for the Texas Rangers, stated his philosophy of life: “Ain’t no sense worrying about things you got control over, because if you got control over them, ain’t no sense worrying. And there ain’t no sense worry...
Category: Stories
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: none
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The Reason Worry Kills More People Than Work Is ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Dec 16, 2001
Summary: The reason worry kills more people than work is that more people worry than work. Robert Frost
Category: Quotes
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: none
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The Beginning Of Anxiety Is The End Of Faith; And ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith; and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety. — George Muller
Category: Quotes
based on 16 ratings
Scripture: none
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Trust The Past To God's Mercy, The Present To ...
Shared By: SermonCentral on Jan 20, 2002
Summary: Trust the past to God’s mercy, the present to God’s love and the future to God’s providence. — Augustine
Category: Quotes
based on 13 ratings
Scripture: none
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Samuel Johnson "how Guilt, Once Harbored In The ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Feb 3, 2002
Summary: Samuel Johnson “How guilt, once harbored in the conscious breast, intimidates the brave and degrades the rest. “
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Shame Is A Spin-off From Guilt. We May Feel ...
Shared By: Ed Vasicek on Mar 1, 2002
Summary: Shame is a spin-off from guilt. We may feel guilty for what we did, but we feel ashamed of who we are. Dr. Les Parrott
Category: Quotes
based on 38 ratings
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Scripture: none
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In The Cartoon "peanuts" Linus Says Of His ...
Shared By: Darren Ethier on Mar 22, 2002
Summary: In the cartoon "Peanuts" Linus says of his security blanket "Only one yard of outing flannel stands between me and a nervous breakdown"
Category: Quotes
based on 36 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Don't Ride In An Auto – They Cause 20 Percent Of ...
Shared By: Darren Ethier on Mar 22, 2002
Summary: Don’t ride in an auto – they cause 20 percent of all fatal accidentsDo not stay at home – 17 percent of all accidents happen there.Do not walk in the street – 15 percent of all accidents happen to pedestrians.Do not travel by air, rail or water – 16...
Category: Statistics
based on 59 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Several Years Ago One Of The Astronauts Who ...
Shared By: Darren Ethier on Mar 22, 2002
Summary: Several years ago one of the astronauts who walked on the moon was interviewed and asked, "What did you think about as you stood on the moon and looked back at the earth?" The astronaut replied, "I remembered how the spacecraft was built by the lowe...
Category: Quotes
based on 39 ratings
Denomination: Pentecostal
Scripture: none
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Nothing In Life Creates More Deep Seated ...
Shared By: Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 27, 2002
Summary: Nothing in life creates more deep seated anxieties than the false assumption that life should be free from anxieties and problems.
Category: Quotes
based on 32 ratings
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Scripture: none
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Babysitter Confession
Shared By: SermonCentral on May 5, 2002
Summary: BABYSITTER CONFESSION "The one thing I’ve never admitted to any baby-sitter, because I’ve barely admitted it to myself, is that I don’t want her to be everything to my children that I am. I want her to be more than I am and everything I am not. ...
Category: Quotes
based on 4 ratings
Scripture: none
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A Lecturer Was Giving A Talk To Students On ...
Shared By: Dana Chau on May 26, 2002
Summary: A lecturer was giving a talk to students on stress management. He raised a glass of water and asked the audience, "How heavy do you think this glass of water is?" The students’ answers ranged from 20 grams to 500 grams. The lecturer replied,...
Category: Stories
based on 73 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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Feeling Guilty
Shared By: Mike Wilkins on Jun 17, 2002
Summary: FEELING GUILTY Nicky Gumbel tells us of a man who sent a check to the government for back taxes with a note attached that said: “I felt so guilty for cheating on my taxes I had to send you this check. If I don’t feel any better, I’ll send y...
Category: Humor
based on 21 ratings
Denomination: *other
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I Could No More Worry Than I Could Curse Or ...
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jun 26, 2002
Summary: I could no more worry than I could curse or swear. John Wesley
Category: Quotes
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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The Trouble Tree
Shared By: SermonCentral Staff on Jul 5, 2002
Summary: THE TROUBLE TREE The carpenter I hired to help me restore an old farmhouse had just finished a rough first day on the job. A flat tire made him lose an hour of work, his electric saw quit, and now his ancient pickup truck refused to start. W...
Category: Stories
based on 5 ratings
Denomination: *other
Scripture: none
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In Edgar Allan Poe's Story, "the Tell-tale Heart" ...
Shared By: James Botts on Aug 29, 2002
Summary: In Edgar Allan Poe’s story, “The Tell-Tale Heart” the main character committed murder. Unable to escape the haunting guilt of his deed, he begins to hear the heartbeat of the victim he has buried in his basement. A cold sweat covers him as he hear...
Category: Stories
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Baptist
Scripture: none