Archive for the ‘Philosophy and Religion’ Category

postheadericon How to Apologize to a Leo

How to Apologize to a Leo

Leos have extremely sensitive egos, and if you hurt them, you need to know how to apologize to them. Steps 1 Give them time to cool down and then explain what happened if you genuinely made a mistake. Make sure they know that it was an honest mistake and that you didn’t mean any harm. 2 They will be hurt and will make sure you know it. Let them know you are sincerely sorry, that you’ll be more careful with their feelings. 3 Show them love and kindness, since Leos…

postheadericon How to Answer the Fool (Christian Perspective)

How to Answer the Fool (Christian Perspective)

Three Parts:Examining the TextWhen Not to Answer the FoolWhen to Answer the FoolCommunity Q&A Proverbs 26:4-5 explains, “Do not answer a fool according to his folly, lest you also be like him. Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own eyes” (NKJV).[1] These verses may seem confusing at first, but they describe the way that Christians should respond to spiritually foolish arguments and attacks. Steps Part 1 Examining the Text 1 Understand who “fool” refers to. In this context, a “fool” does not refer…

postheadericon How to Count the Offering

How to Count the Offering

Counting the offering in church should be an organized and systematic process. Still, it should be simple. Steps 1 Before the service starts, set up the count room with all the supplies needed to count the offering. You will need a count table and enough chairs for all counters, tally forms, Transaction sheets, pens, calculators, stapler, deposit slips, deposit account ink stamp, deposit bag(s). 2 Once the offering is taken, have at least 2 or 3 people proceed to the safe to lock up the offering. No one person should…

postheadericon How to Answer Common Atheists Questions About Christianity

How to Answer Common Atheists Questions About Christianity

Atheists have very hard and honest questions about Christianity that often go unanswered, not because there is necessarily anything wrong with Christianity, but because Christianity involves faith, Christians often trust the Bible without having a concern about obvious issues that are confusing, unclear, seem to defy logic and seemingly contradictory. So here is how you answer some atheists’ common questions about Christianity. Steps 1 Answer the, Does God have free will? Could He choose to do evil? question with something such as this: God is the definition of purity and…

postheadericon How to Coping with Religious Proselytization

How to Coping with Religious Proselytization

People who are not comfortable with or are endangered by you may feel compelled to conform you according to their own views and values. And, that is not only true for religion. If you do not fit into your social circle, you will find, first, that people will try to conform you according to their own views, by giving you some friendly advise at first, but when they see that it’s not working, and they are losing control of the situation — due to your defiance to follow their ways…

postheadericon How to Cope with Racism As a Muslim

How to Cope with Racism As a Muslim

There are extremists from every religion. Islam, Christianity, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism and etc. however, people are not aware that extremism is a different thing to religion. Religious people know what they’re doing but extremists really don’t, and don’t belong to the religion if they do bad in the name of the religion. Muslims are victims and always have been of people who relate terrorism with Islam, although Muslims themselves are innocent, and have no harm to the rest, however there are those who believe that Islam and especially Islam is…

postheadericon How to Cope with Living Under a Dictatorship

How to Cope with Living Under a Dictatorship

From primitive tribes living under the absolute shamanic authority to average people living under modern-day totalitarian governments, there are many things one must do in order to survive. Please note that this article is not written to address ways to change a dictatorial regime, but rather seeks to provide advice to help the reader to exist under a dictatorship. Steps 1 Conform. This bears repeating: do NOT stand out from the crowd. Dictatorships, by their very nature, insist upon submission to their absolute authority. This usually extends to attendance at…

postheadericon How to Cope with Losing Faith in Your God

How to Cope with Losing Faith in Your God

Realising that you are losing faith in your god can be disturbing and lonely. This will not necessarily mean questioning the existence of a God, it can also mean questioning God’s worth or love. It does not help that this often happens during a difficult change or tragedy in a person’s life. Faith is important to everyone’s life, it gives meaning, importance and comfort, but faith does not have to be faith in a god. It can be faith in yourself and other people. Steps 1 Keeping Family and Friends…

postheadericon How to Cope with Nightmares

How to Cope with Nightmares

Three Methods:Grounding YourselfFinding the Causes of Your NightmaresUsing Imagery Rehearsal TherapyCommunity Q&A Having nightmares can be a difficult experience. While you can limit the chances of having a nightmare, they can’t always be prevented. When nightmares occur, there are a few techniques you can employ to help you better cope with them. Method 1 Grounding Yourself 1 Calm down quickly. When you wake up from a nightmare, chances are you will be in somewhat of a panic. Take the following steps quickly to help you break this panic and start…

postheadericon How to Coordinate a Spiritual Retreat

How to Coordinate a Spiritual Retreat

If you’ve been put in charge of planning a spiritual retreat for your organization, let us help you maximize the experience with some helpful planning tips and suggestions. Steps 1 Plan in Advance. The sooner you set your dates, the sooner you can encourage your community members to save the date. 2 Choose a Theme. Choosing a theme is the foundation for planning your entire event, yet there are almost unlimited choices. Consider your community, and what would be the most beneficial and timely topic. Then build your activities around…