THE MARSHMALLOW TEST EXPERIMENT

During the late 1960’s and early 1970’s, a psychologist named Walter Mischel led a series of experiments on delayed gratification. Mischel was interested in learning whether the ability to¬†delay gratification¬†might be a predictor of future life success. In the experiments, children between the ages of 3 and 5 were placed in a room with aContinue reading “THE MARSHMALLOW TEST EXPERIMENT”

AN EXPERIMENT ON LOVE AND AFFECTION

Harry Harlow was one of the first psychologists to scientifically investigate the nature of human love and affection. Through a series of controversial experiments, Harlow was able to demonstrate the importance of early attachments, affection, and emotional bonds on the course of healthy development. During the first half of the 20th century, many psychologists believedContinue reading “AN EXPERIMENT ON LOVE AND AFFECTION”

RECOGNIZING THE SPIRIT OF JEZEBEL – PART 2

PART 1 : https://johnranjit.wordpress.com/?p=647 Jezebel is fiercely independent and intensely ambitious for pre-eminence and control. It is noteworthy that the name Jezebel, literally translated, means without cohabitation. This simply means she refuses to live together or co-habit with anyone. Jezebel will not dwell with anyone unless she can control and dominate the relationship. When sheContinue reading “RECOGNIZING THE SPIRIT OF JEZEBEL – PART 2”

RECOGNIZING THE SPIRIT OF JEZEBEL – PART 1

UNDERSTANDING THE SPIRIT OF JEZEBEL – “Nevertheless I have a few things against you, because you allow that woman Jezebel, who calls herself a prophetess, to teach and seduce My servants to commit sexual immorality and eat things sacrificed to idols”. – Revelation 02:20 When we speak of Jezebel, we are identifying the source inContinue reading “RECOGNIZING THE SPIRIT OF JEZEBEL – PART 1”

A TRUE INCIDENT IN THE LIFE OF AN ARMY OFFICER – SHAW

Tears glistened in the eyes of Salvation Army officer Shaw as he looked at the three men before him. Shaw was a medical missionary who had just arrived in India. It was the turn of the century, and the Salvation Army was taking over the care of the leper colony. But these lepers had metalContinue reading “A TRUE INCIDENT IN THE LIFE OF AN ARMY OFFICER – SHAW”

MEANINGLESS GOALS

“Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress.” – Alfred A. Montapert There is a big difference between activity and accomplishment. This was demonstrated by a French scientist named Fabre. He conducted an experiment with processionary caterpillars. These caterpillars instinctively follow the one in front ofContinue reading “MEANINGLESS GOALS”

FINDING HEALTH OF MIND AND BODY

Find real health of mind and you will have gone a long way toward finding health of body also. As Dr Paul Tournier, the well-known Swiss physician, points out, health depends to a large extent on mental attitudes and even upon the spiritual condition of the personality. We frequently hear people say, ‘I am sickContinue reading “FINDING HEALTH OF MIND AND BODY”

HANDLING TEMPER – PART 3

PART 2 : https://johnranjit.wordpress.com/?p=523 Business men are learning that it pays to be friendly to strikers. For example, when two thousand five hundred employees in the White Motor Company’s plant struck for higher wages and a union shop, Robert F. Black, the president, didn’t wax wroth and condemn, and threaten and talk of tyranny andContinue reading “HANDLING TEMPER – PART 3”