Category Archives: spiritual survival

“Where the Rubber Meets the Road…Jesus Christ”: On Reality–and Encouragement

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila In the din of “what wickedness this way comes” (and seems to intensify daily) in the fast deteriorating geopolitical, spiritual, social, and physical world within which we live in 2018, I often need reminding of the foundation … Continue reading

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Dealing With (Political and Other) Narcissists With Insights from David Johnston’s “Second Mile Principle”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila In some of my recent posts I have been offering my perspective on the state of “lethal rage,” you might put it, that I have observed in the behaviors and vitriol from some the extremist ends of … Continue reading

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Spirit-Lifting Flash Mob Amid Fearful Trash Mobs…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila You may have already had the pleasure of viewing the musical “flash mob” in a London supermarket, linked below, where shoppers and workers alike performed an operatic selection. I thought that in the midst of all the … Continue reading

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Hope for Countering the “Information Apocalypse” and the Power of “Slide-By News”

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila The Information Apocalypse From the down side of the brave new world of artificial Intelligence, specifically, the manipulation of information to influence and/or deceive viewers and readers, comes a growing concern over what is called the “information … Continue reading

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On the State of Political Rage, Part 14: To the Remnant–Is This the “Shift?” What Now?

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila The Shift A pole shift refers to the Earth’s magnetic field reversing its polarity. If a magnetic reversal occurred today, compasses would point south rather than north. I am reminded these days of the pole shift phenomenon as I … Continue reading

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On Words of Prophecy for 2018, Part 2: Focus, Fill, and Fight

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Introduction to series from PART 1. Part 3: Spiritual Warfare… PART 2 “But seek first His kingdom and His righteousness; and all these things shall be added to you”  (Matthew 6:33, Interlinear Bible). Short version  Focus on Jesus … Continue reading

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Let HIM Love You…

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila   How often I have longed to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing  (Jesus,  quoted in Matthew 23:37 NIV).     Loving Him I was … Continue reading

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