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New Age Truth Seekers

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My radio interview with former Kundalini yoga guru Mike Shreve is up — and is turning heads (and hopefully hearts to the Lord!). Mike is a former yoga instructor who ran an ashram, had a number of devoted followers, and taught at 4 universities in Florida before he had a...
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Daniel Fast: Know Your WHY

Fasting Update: Starting tomorrow January 1! Decide WHY you are fasting (and sorry, it can’t be “To lose some of this Christmas pudding I’ve put on over the last month.” That may wind up being one of the benefits, but fasting isn’t a diet.) Here are some reasons people fast...
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Christian Yoga vs. PraiseMoves

This last Saturday, I was a guest on Moody Radio’s “Up for Debate” to discuss with a so-called “Christian yogi” whether or not Christians should do yoga and whether or not so-called “Christian yoga” is actually yoga (it is!). You can listen to the debate here: TWO POWERFUL TESTIMONIES Since...
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Download Christian Fitness

PraiseMoves Digital Shop is Open! *Instant Gifts* for Yourself or Others! Have you ever wanted access to something RIGHT NOW?!!! Me, too. I guess it’s part of our *instant society.* We want *instant access* for most things (and that can be either good or bad!). I choose to think that...
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Laurette Willis: 40 Days to Fit and Fabulous

Fit Believer Podcast Episode 05 40 Days to “See you @ Fabulous!” Instead of my interviewing others, tables are turned as David Warren and Roberta Potts of Oasis Radio Network interview me about “40 Days to Fit and Fabulous with PraiseMoves” – my Devotional book & DVD from Destiny Image...
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Weight Loss: Marshmallows or Gold?

Don’t Be Afraid of Weights! It’s Marshmallows vs. Gold… BAD NEWS: While aerobic exercise burns calories, the body’s metabolism quickly returns to pre-exercise levels, usually within 30 minutes or so. GOOD NEWS! Resistance training, according to researchers at Johns Hopkins University, leads to increased calorie burning for up to TWO HOURS...
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Christian Yoga? Take a Pass on Yoga!

Christian Fitness Focus: This is a reprint from Christianity Today “Christian Yoga?” Take a Pass on Yoga (Note: Here writer Holly Vicente Robaina counters those who say yoga is “just exercise” or think that PraiseMoves is a Christianized version of yoga. She also addresses so-called “Christian yoga.” LW) By Holly Vicente...
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Garnish Your Plate with PRAISE

By Laurette Willis, Director of PraiseMoves, LLC Adapted from BASIC Steps to Godly Fitness by Laurette Willis, Harvest House Publishers Most of us are accustomed to thanking God for our meal before we start eating. What I propose is encircling our dining experience with praise. In Isaiah 55:2 the Lord...
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Christian Yoga: An Oxymoron

Ever wonder why practitioners of so-called “Christian yoga” are so keen to have us believe that yoga is not associated with any religion (particularly Hinduism)? “Yoga is not religion” they say. “It’s a science, a lifestyle” or “It’s just exercise.” I would argue that “Yoga IS Religion,” and there is abundant proof. I’ll admit,...
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Power in Praise

Here’s a great true story about the power of praising the Lord.   Rev. A. E. Wunder was led by God to visit a young pastor and his family who were doing a pioneering work in an unevangelized area. As he stood on their front porch with boxes of groceries,...
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Yoga is NOT for Christians – Southern Baptist Leader

Rev. Albert Mohler of Southern Baptist Seminary says that Christians who practice yoga “must either deny the reality of what yoga represents or fail to see the contradictions between their Christian commitments and their embrace of yoga.” Read article below and one Fitness Center owner’s experience with people “coming off yoga” reminding...
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Faith and Fitness Work — new study shows

78% increase in activity level! Women who combine faith and fitness have greater results than women who follow just fitness alone, according to a new study. Faith-Based Exercise from ABC News: “Researchers used 45-minute weekly exercise sessions in tandem with 45 minute exercise education lessons incorporating positive reinforcement, Scripture readings, and...
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PraiseMoves in Wall St. Journal

I received a bit of a surprise the other evening. We were on our way home from Tulsa, having attended the Guts Church yearly evangelical outreach for teens – Nightmare – when I picked up this fascinating article in my Google alerts. The Wall Street Journal referenced PraiseMoves in Stephen Prothero’s...
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