Just a massage?

wellness-285590_640Massages are great for soothing tight muscles or un-cricking a crick in my aging neck.  But there are some techniques that borrow from the New Age, rooted in Eastern religions that open up spiritual doors to danger.

Today you’ll meet a woman named Sandy who was forced to take a type of training called Reiki in order to obtain her therapeutic massage certificate. She refused to participate in the classroom exercise, but a look at her classroom notes should be a cautionary tale for any Christian who wants to discern between a physical massage and the spiritual “energy” rituals that are so prevalent in the massage industry.  Sandy wrote us a letter a few months back urging Christians to avoid Reiki. We shared it in a post titled, A Reiki warning: taking a stand.

In Segment 2, pull up a chair for our Bible study in 1 and 2 Peter with our Bible study teacher Connie Stampfl.  Be sure to download the notes in our Bible study tab on the menu.

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