Posts from August 2013

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Learning how to handle depression

by Dr. Norman Wise

Learning How To Handle Depression Depression is a physical and psychological condition in which we feel a deep painful sense of hopelessness and lack a love for life. Depression can be caused due to a chemical imbalance in our bodies as well as a belief imbalance in our souls. It is the most common “soul […]

Do people go to hell who commit suicide?

by Dr. Norman Wise

The problem is the idea that salvation is lost if someone commits suicide is very fragile. Let us say a person had salvation prior to committing suicide. They are born again, elect, called, justified, forgiven, and adopted by God through the sacrifice of Christ for their sins. They fall into depression and desperation due to […]

Learning How To Avoid False Hope

by Dr. Norman Wise

Such are the paths of all who forget God; the hope of the godless shall perish. His confidence is severed, and his trust is a spider’s web. (Job 8:13-14) People to be healthy mentally, emotionally, and physically need to have hope. Without hope we are in despair and depression. What is hope? Hope is that […]

Learning How to Find Hope When We become Hopeless

by Dr. Norman Wise

“My days are swifter than a weaver’s shuttle and come to their end without hope. ” (Job 7:6) “My days pass as swiftly as a hand-loom; but they come to their conclusion without hope. ” (Job 7:6) The point is that life is short. The exact method of weaving at 2000 B.C. is one of […]

Learning How To Experience God

by Dr. Norman Wise

Most people believe in God. Few people think that they have a deep, profound, transforming, and personal relationship with God. God is a belief we have and not something very real in our daily lives. How could we change that? The key is this: Understand that there are many pathways to positive experiences with the […]