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Breath Ministries

Note Breath Ministries closed in 2014 and John Huggett is now retired from full-time ministry. This article still offers valuable insights on this and similar ministries. This article in no way attempts to validate or invalidate John Huggett’s Christian healing ministry, but simply calls into question Breath Ministries’ use of Complementary/Alternative Therapies/Medicines.Forthese I will use the abbreviation ATCMs as a…read more →

Emotional Freedom Technique

EFT is described on various internet sites as, “…emotional and psychological acupuncture but with no needles”. We are told it is a form of acupressure tapping on the meridians of the body and we arealsoread that it is a “cutting edge technology that allows you psychological and emotional freedom, sometimes in minutes”. The suggestion is, that it may be used…read more →

Iridology

History The beginnings of iridology have been cited from many areas of the world dating back to the time of the early Chaldeans. The first documented reference to iris analysis was when the physicianPhillipusMeyens wrote a book called ‘Chiromatica Medica published in 1679. This described the reflexive features of the iris part of the eye and gave an analysis of…read more →

Kundalini Yoga

What is Kundalini Yoga? According to the Kundalini Teachers Association, Kundalini Yoga “is a metaphor, a poetic way of describing the flow of energy and consciousness that exists within each one of us.Thesepractises enable you to merge with, or ‘yoke’ with, the Universal Self. This merging of consciousness with individual consciousness creates a ‘divine union’ called ‘yoga’ of the beloved.”…read more →

Pilates

Pilates (pronounced puh – la -tes), a registered trademark, is one of those activities which is hard to come to a clear conclusion about. It certainly is a discipline in which the practitioner is as importantasthe practice. We will seek to lay out the facts here and then draw some conclusions and hope this helps you make up your mind…read more →

Rebirthing

Leonard Orr founded Rebirthing Breathwork in the late 1970s. He defined it in two ways: 1. Rebirthing-Breathwork, aka Intuitive Energy Breathing or Conscious Energy Breathing, is the ability to breatheEnergyas well as air. It is the art of learning to breathe from the Breath Itself. Rebirthing is perhaps the most valuable self-healing ability that humans can learn. We cannot have…read more →

The Message

THE MESSAGE 1. Introduction The current usage of the Message Bible has many applications. Many people buy the Message for their friends or relatives as a means of introducing the unchurched to Christianityorfor those that may find the more literal versions, in particular the King James Version difficult to understand. It is also quoted extensively for evangelistic purposes in an…read more →

Four Main Reasons Why I No Longer Practice Hatha Yoga

Author: Mike Shreve Over the Internet and in the worship gatherings I conduct throughout the U.S. and the world, I am often asked the question, “Is it acceptable for a Christian to practice HATHAYOGA?” I will attempt to answer concisely in the following article, with a few preparatory statements. I understand that some of you may disagree with my conclusions, but…read more →

The Assumption

I started a conversation on the bus the other day and just before I got off the person handed me a copy of the newssheet from her local Catholic church. I put it in my pocket and forgot all about it. Findingitlater, I read an article entitled ‘Assumptions’, which raised some interesting issues that I felt I needed to be…read more →

Authority

Every cult has a founder, and founders have to have a reason for people to follow them. This is usually some form of vision or miracle, which gives them a special calling to serve God and start somethingnew.”Everyone has gone astray,” they say, “and I have been called to set it right.” The Mormon Church has a particularly formal and…read more →

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