Turn Off The News

The job of the news and mainstream media is to frighten you, releasing the fear hormone in your brain so you become addicted to the news. Research has shown us that people who watch the news every day see the world less realistically than those who do not watch the news. Watching the news trains your brain to think that life is all about wars, famine, disease and the worst of humanity.

Yet there is so much beauty in the world around us. Switch off the news, mainstream media and read the good news, open your eyes and develop the habit to see that beauty all around us. Pay more attention to your surroundings. Soak up those sunrises, those sunsets, savour those expertly cooked meals and enjoy the peace.

“The mind governed by the flesh is death, but the mind governed by the Spirit is life and peace.” Romans 8:6

Published by Ross B

Hello There, I am Ross aka "The Punching Pastor" (i know its a long story, but feel free to message me for it). So, Welcome to my blog. I’m a Pastor, Chef, Coach and Missionary. Serving the hungry in Kenya, Cambodia & Laos bringing hope through practical and spiritual aid by: • Giving basic shelter to orphans/street kids • Giving basic education to the children • Getting young girls off the streets, out of prostitution and back to school • Teach families nutrition and hygiene • Those with HIV/AIDS & their families receive at home care • Provide single mothers & widows with microloans to start small businesses • Educate community members about the devious methods of traffickers

4 thoughts on “Turn Off The News

  1. We need your Partnership in Migori , We have several widows and orphans who need your Support. Blessings

    Pastor Peter

  2. This is very true Ross. I haven’t been watching the news for about 7 years and can confirm that the condition of my mind is much better.

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