"To make it an unconscious habit, just keep reminding yourself to do it. Post notes around the house, in front of your computer, on your mirror, etc.. And, just like making your bed in the morning or switching on your turn signal when turning, it…"
""And now for something completely different."
Get your vision checked.
Being nearsighted will exacerbate a slouching posture.
And stop the excuses. The current FBI Director doesn't slouch. He's a mere 6'-8"…"
"I would highly recommend investigating the Alexander Technique. It's a system developed in the 19th century to encourage "conscious control of the self" -- awareness of the body, the way we move and hold ourselves, and the…"
"www.hereadstruth.com is a great online devotional. Here's a few books I recommend all the time.
The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges
The Pursuit of God by AW Tozer
Practice of the Presence of God by Brother Lawerence
"First, great job! Recommitting your life to Christ is a great step. I made the same step this past weekend though I'm wording it different. I'm committing myself to the best relationship I can have with the Lord. To…"
"Well, personally, I would say that specifically devoted time for prayer can be immensely helpful, especially if you start as soon as you wake up. Recently we've been doing a bible study on a man named Nabeel Qureshi, who was a Muslim…"
Hello all,I've recently "re-committed" myself to be the best Christian man I can be. I've been so busy with school and work for several years now. I just had my guts ripped out (see last thread in this group), so it's a good time to draw closer to God.I like the Every Man's books, well at least I've read a few on sexual temptation (always helpful advice for me, I'm a sexual man, that's for sure). Anything else you recommend? Something truly, deeply helpful? To make you a better Christian…See More
"Jack Bauer (as usual) is giving good advice, so I have little, but when it comes to conversations at least, what I always do is TRY to find something to talk about concerning their interests. Sounds like it'd be annoying and tough of…"
Well We Have to start somewhere Sir, I believe you would like it though. I have been a little curtailed since my Heart surgery. I am definately going to try to get out some more this season..Went to a couple last year..I miss it...Thank you for your friendship and Kind acknowledgement...We are praying for you...Talk to me if I can be of any help to you or just to Jaw awhile...Chaplain Dan
"So Mark I've been getting messages from people saying that you're "sneaky" (sic) or otherwise creepy or bad news.The constant name-dropping (ex. references to "Spock" and other TV characters as though they're real…"
"Snooze buttons are a plague. So tempting in the moment, so counterproductive. "I hate waking-up ... so I'll do it seven times this morning."
I've actually stopped using alarm clocks altogether. Works well…"
"It's supposed to say more about the man. That's the point. I hold doors for women because it's polite, not because I think women aren't strong enough to lift a door.
Women (and men) that take decorum around chicks…"