6 Headache Triggers and How to Treat Them

Too Many Painkillers It’s tempting to pop an extra pain reliever when you’re feeling that familiar pressure, but you may just make your headaches harder to get rid of. Analgesic headaches, or “rebound” headaches, are triggered by excessive use of headache medications. If you’re experiencing rebound headaches talk to your doctor about managing the pain…

Spirit Fill Living

What words would you use to describe your current experience as a Christian? Growing. Frustrated. Disappointing. Fulfilled. Forgiven. Stuck. Struggling. Joyful. Defeated. Exciting. Up and down. Empty. Discouraged. Duty. Intimate. Mediocre. Painful. Dynamic. Guilty. Vital. So-so. Others? Do you desire more? Jesus said, “If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink. Whoever…

What is Easter

What is Easter? Easter is a Christian holiday that celebrates the central event of the Christian faith: the resurrection of Jesus Christ three days after his death by crucifixion. {1} The resurrection of Jesus Christ is the centerpiece of the Christian faith, according to the Apostle Paul, who even says that if Jesus Christ has…

Practice Without Pressure

Michelle Sheller – An Inspiration at PWP Michelle “Shelley” Sheller, age 26, loves to dance to the classics. James Brown, Motown, Michael Jackson, Beyoncé and the Jonas Brothers are among her favorites. She also likes coming to Practice Without Pressure. That is no small feat. She lives two hours away in Rockville, MD with her…

Marriage Builder Weekly

Dear Brenton, There is no doubt about it: Parents and in-laws are a great blessing, but there are two sides to that coin. If we don’t handle those relationships properly, they can cause problems. Many of us are dealing with past baggage related to our parents. Parents are imperfect, and because of imperfect parenting, they…

6 Ways to Go Beyond Sunday Mornings

by Scott Berkey Every Sunday, millions of children gather in churches to sing songs, learn Bible stories, participate in games and complete crafts (or at least attempt to). And every Sunday, ministry leaders and volunteers meet with them to lead worship, explain Bible verses, model godly relationships and, when necessary, help smaller hands operate the…

Historic Marker to Be Placed in Hot Springs

A historic marker commemorating the 100th birthday of the Assemblies of God will be placed on the sidewalk at 200 Central Avenue in Hot Springs, Ark., during the AGTrust Centennial Celebration, April 10-11, 2014. This location is in front of the former Grand Opera House where 300 people gathered April 2-12, 1914, for the founding…

Freedom of faith

If we’re honest with ourselves, far too often we take our blessings for granted. Americans in general enjoy freedoms that most of the world cannot even comprehend. And while we see criticism of the Christian faith increasing in our culture, we as believers still have the liberty to openly worship as we see fit and…