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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 16–Black Swan Events vs Biblical Prophecies

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Access entire series here The expression “Black Swan event” crops up more and more these days. Black Swan Event? According to scholar, mathematical statistician, risk analyst, and one of the most well-known modern authors on Black Swan … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 15–Redux (from 2015): “On ‘The 10/80/10 (Physical ) Survival Theory’ and ‘The 66 (Spiritual) Survival Plan’”

Access entire series here. Introduction and update: I was going to post something else today, but there have been quite a few views of this post from 2015. I hope people have not only been  spiritually strengthened but also prepared … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 14–“The Beatitudes: the antidote for a spiritually unhealthy world” (Guest Feature)

Access entire immunities series here. Fellow blogger Colin Markham has written a commentary on the Beatitudes (blessings) which reads, you might say, like a multi-vitamin for the soul. Even as vitamins for the body nurture and strengthen flesh and blood, … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 12–Acquire Confidence

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila I know how to live humbly, and I know how to abound. I am accustomed to any and every situation—to being filled and being hungry, to having plenty and having need. I can do all things through … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 11–Centering in Place

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Access all articles in this series here And we know that God works all things together for the good of those who love Him, who are called according to His purpose (Philippians 3:14, NIV). Centered: “emotionally stable … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 10–Hold Fast to Common Sense and Self-Evident Truth vs “Reflexive Law”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Access all articles in this series here Today’s discussion is aimed at helping the mind ward against so-called “post truth” aka “post-reality,” politics. Post-truth politics is “a situation in which people are more likely to accept an … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 9–A Blessed Mindset

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 1–On Hearing Part 2–On Discerning Part 3–Perspectives from the Trenches  Part 4–Forewarned is Forearmed Part 5–DIY Retreat Part 6–Spiritual Immunity Part 7–Humor Part 8–Strategies For this part of the immunities series, I have excerpted the following … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 8–Practical and Spiritual Survival Strategies (Featuring the “OODA Loop,” the “10/80/10 Survival Theory” and Jesus Christ)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 1–On Hearing Part 2–On Discerning Part 3–Perspectives from the Trenches  Part 4–Forewarned is Forearmed Part 5–DIY Retreat Part 6–Spiritual Immunity Part 7–Humor Part 9–A Blessed Mindset Post Script to the previous “humor immunity” feature: If you … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 7–Humor, the Best Medicine (Wiz-CON-sin* Style)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 1–On Hearing Part 2–On Discerning Part 3–Perspectives from the Trenches  Part 4–Forewarned is Forearmed Part 5–DIY Retreat Part 6–Spiriual Immunity Part 8–Strategies Part 9–A Blessed Mindset *Wiz-CON-sin: The correct pronunciation of Wisconsin (WI), a state in … Continue reading

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How to Boost Your Immunities, 2020 Edition, Part 6–Spiritual Immunity (DIY Retreat Part 2)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Part 1–On Hearing Part 2–On Discerning Part 3–Perspectives from the Trenches  Part 4–Forewarned is Forearmed Part 5–DIY Retreat Part 7–Humor Part 8–Strategies Part 9–A Blessed Mindset This post is a follow-up to the previous post on boosting … Continue reading

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