"psychological disorders" – Only maladaptive qualities of the intense Myers Briggs personality types?

Before we begin, let’s make an exaggerated analogy with our world. In a warrior society, a good-natured person who is a Buddhist (with good serotonin/dopamine production in his brain) would be diagnosed by warrior psychologists with “cowardice syndrome” and perhaps treated with liquor. Similarly, in a kindly harmonious Buddhist society, an aggressive warrior would be …

Does the Christian church need churches?

Christian life in the modern world it seems to revolve around local church buildings, called churches. These buildings are so central to Western Christianity that almost all worship, praise, fellowship, and prayer services take place in them. Almost all evangelistic activity takes place in churches where “seekers” are invited to the meetings. In fact, many …

South Pacific Islanders Get Scholarship at Polynesian Cultural Center

Created by Mormons more than half a century ago, the Polynesian Cultural Center in Laie, Oahu, is Hawaii’s most popular paid activity. It includes an authentic Hawaiian luau, the world’s largest nighttime show, and recreated villages from seven different Polynesian cultures. Since its opening in 1963, more than 33 million visitors have been introduced to …