Find Your Creative Flow State

[MUSIC PLAYING] One of the most interesting phenomenons of human beings is our creativity, right? I mean our ability to transform the world, our ability to imagine new possibilities, our ability to probe the perimeters of possibility, remix the present to see into the adjacent possible, which Steven Johnson refers Continue Reading

Intelligent Faith | Misconceptions

Like so many other people, I did believe that the Christian faith was a blind faith, but after becoming a Christian, and studying what Christ taught and the Bible teaches, I realized this: the heart cannot rejoice in what the mind rejects. God has given us a mind to know Continue Reading

The 1975: “Frail State Of Mind”

>>Stephen: PERFORMING “FRAIL STATE OF MIND” OFF OF THEIR FORTHCOMING ALBUM “NOTES ON A CONDITIONAL FORM,” PLEASE WELCOME, THE 1975. (CHEERS AND APPLAUSE) ♪ ♪ ♪ (CHEERS AND APPLAUSE) ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ ♪ GO OUTSIDE Continue Reading

Annoying Features of the Mind – The Science of Well-Being by Yale University #10

So now, here, we’re going to pause for a second. because we’re almost at the end of the lecture. But I want to really have a moment, where you guys reflect on this, and take this all in, right? All this stuff that I’ve told you, scientifically, when you actually Continue Reading

Anti-Intellectualism in the Church

Some days I wish I had a normal job. If you walked into most churches in North America and asked what they teach on apologetics, they’d probably look at you like you have two heads. And, this is because apologetics is treated as if it’s an extra at best or Continue Reading

Spiritual Shipwreck of the Word-Faith Movement (Justin Peters) (Selected Scriptures)

Let’s go to the Lord in a word of prayer, then we’ll begin. Our Father, we do thank You for this time and we pray that Your Holy Spirit who is always active, always present, always working will guide us into the truth of Your Word. Sanctify us in the Continue Reading

The Neurochemistry of Flow States, with Steven Kotler

Besides neuroanatomical changes in flow there are neurochemical changes, right. The brain produces a giant cascade of neurochemistry. You get norepinephrine, dopamine, anandamide, serotonin and endorphins. All five of these are performance enhancing neurochemicals, right. So they make you faster, stronger, quicker and they do the same thing with your Continue Reading

Altered States: Crash Course Psychology #10

Lemme get your mind right about hypnosis. First of all, it’s a real thing — but it’s probably not what you think it is. All kinds of hypnosis-esque practices have been around for centuries, but the Western version of it — including the kind that you probably associate with people Continue Reading