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    What can fear do to you?

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    Recently, when asked, “What can fear do to you?” I was reminded of two experiences. The first started with me asking a Sunday School class of first graders, “What would you say if someone wanted you to pray for them?” ...

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    Cheating death 101

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    You enter the room of a gravely ill friend where hope has vanished. Your thoughts weigh heavy. The family expects a quick passing. Doctors have proclaimed there are but a few hours left. The room is dark, both mentally and ...

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    Why love matters

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    When I got married, I became an instant dad to my wife’s two sons. One day just before we were married, Joanne and the boys came to visit me. Jarrod, the older, was four. He sat on my lap, and ...

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    Make it a great wait

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    Unless you enjoy uninterrupted minutes of Angry Birds, Draw Something, or Scramble on your smartphone, you may be finding wait periods in doctors’ offices frustrating. In a world where most of us are in super, hyper motion, slamming on the ...

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    Stop "I can't"

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    It isn’t just the world-class competition, or the crowning of champions, that makes me excited to watch events like the upcoming Acrobatic Gymnastics World Championships in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. It’s seeing barriers get broken—shattering common expectations—that brings me to ...

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    Master and Commander

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    Apparently, our beliefs can help us. It’s been proven. If we believe we will be healthier, we can be. For example: Patients in a Baylor School of Medicine study were divided into three groups. Dr. Bruce Moseley performed surgery on ...

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    Great Expectations

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    I am intrigued by the power of expectations; by the impact they have on our well-being. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Thomas Curry, a licensed Texas psychotherapist about this phenomenon. Dr. Curry explained, “Expectations are a ...

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    Health: Just like Texas

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    When people around the world think of Texas, I have found that images of Dallas, oil fields, and cattle ranches come to mind. However, there is much more to our grand state than cattle barons and oil tycoons. Citrus groves ...

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    Einnie, meenie, miney, mo, -- I choose health!

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    One of the important responsibilities of parenting is making sure children are physically cared for. Because of this, parents should be helping their children cultivate greater self-control. So suggests the findings from a 32-year study, which showed that children whose ...

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    Hit 'em with a prayer not a chair

    By KeithWommack in Healthy th(ink)ing

    Everyone seems to have a chip on his or her shoulder. From the Occupy Wall Street protesters to the Obama-haters, aggression is in the air. Hate appears to be the flavor of the day. This hate is causing an accelerated ...

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