Dr Charles Slack Archive

  • God’s name YHWH is rendered in English as “I AM” and translated in the King James as “LORD”.  So cogito ergo sum makes the great error of saying that God is a product of our minds: He exists only because we think He does

    Thoughts on Thinking

    God’s name YHWH is rendered in English as “I AM” and translated in the King James as “LORD”. So cogito ergo sum makes the great error of saying that God is a product of our minds: He exists only because we think He does

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  • You may be surprised to know the Bible is all about what we now call “addiction”. The Bible just has different words for it. “Slavery”, “idolatry”, “transgression”, “trespass” and “sin” […]

    Making Change

    You may be surprised to know the Bible is all about what we now call “addiction”. The Bible just has different words for it. “Slavery”, “idolatry”, “transgression”, “trespass” and “sin” […]

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  • Depression and grief are not the same.  Depression is a lingering state of mind (often assumed to have a neurological basis) whereas grief is a more acute state of emotional […]

    Depression and Grief

    Depression and grief are not the same.  Depression is a lingering state of mind (often assumed to have a neurological basis) whereas grief is a more acute state of emotional […]

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  • There is an absolute cure for depression

    Cure for Depression

    There is an absolute cure for depression

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  • A wonderful example of selfless giving.

    The rich family in our Church

    A wonderful example of selfless giving.

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  • MY ANSWER: the world is actually a lonely, depressing place.
 You will be at least slightly lonely and depressed unless you have an intimate, father-relationship with God. And that only comes through Jesus Christ

    Why am I so lonely and depressed all the time?

    MY ANSWER: the world is actually a lonely, depressing place. You will be at least slightly lonely and depressed unless you have an intimate, father-relationship with God. And that only comes through Jesus Christ

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  • John 8:34 (KJV) Jesus answered them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever committeth sin is the servant of sin. 35 And the servant abideth not in the house for […]

    Ears to Listen – the solution to the drug problem

    John 8:34 (KJV) Jesus answered them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, Whosoever committeth sin is the servant of sin. 35 And the servant abideth not in the house for […]

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  • “Where are you now?”  The other psychologists would ask me this at conventions and conferences.  They meant: where are you working, what university or research outfit?  When my career went […]

    Where are you ?

    “Where are you now?”  The other psychologists would ask me this at conventions and conferences.  They meant: where are you working, what university or research outfit?  When my career went […]

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  • Although they would vehemently deny it, a significant portion of the hero-worshiping public unconsciously expects to see its celebrities destroy themselves.  It’s a repressed desire...

    The Celebrity-Worship Show

    Although they would vehemently deny it, a significant portion of the hero-worshiping public unconsciously expects to see its celebrities destroy themselves. It’s a repressed desire...

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  • Humble yourself in the sight of the Lord and He will lift you up. (James 4:10) It’s easy to get the wrong idea about humility in the Bible. People think […]

    Humble Pie Yields Just Deserts – Charles Slack

    Humble yourself in the sight of the Lord and He will lift you up. (James 4:10) It’s easy to get the wrong idea about humility in the Bible. People think […]

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