Are Essential Oils Biblical

ARE ESSENTIAL OILS BIBLICAL?

I wanted to address a question I get fairly often today as a pastor, and that is: Are essential oils biblical? To answer that question, I will use a couple of references. One, of course is the Bible and the other is a book by an amazing man, David Stewart, PHD, titled: Healing Oils of the Bible. And his book, if you haven’t read it, can be easily found on Amazon and/or other bookstores.

Healing Oils of the Bible
First, I want to tell you a little bit about the beautiful biblical painting. When you examine it closely you will see that there are three incense censers that were used to get the essential oils into the air for aromatic use. The original painting depicts the historical scene of Mary, Joseph, the baby Jesus and three wise men. Stewart adapted the cover of his book from a portion of this painting by the Italian master, Carlo Dolci (1616-1686), entitled “The Adoration of the Magi.” So that the details could be seen more easily, Stewart chose to include only two of the wise men, with a note stating that there was a third wise man just off to the right. Dolci was one of the most famous artists in his day. He painted many religious scenes and was a master of detail.
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Christmas Cookies the Healthy Way

BACK TO BASICS WITH EINKORN

I am excited to have discovered Einkorn, an all natural grain which has grown alongside human civilization since ancient times. It just feels good to serve up healthier choices for my family. 

Thousands of years before supermarkets began selling highly processed flour, families gathered around meals created with this superior ancient grain. It makes me smile to share my Christmas Cookie recipe with you

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How to Cope with 2020

How to cope with 2020. I want to talk about a couple healthy ways. First of all, many people, I have noticed, are turning to eating, so as to soothe their worried soul. Which is okay if what you are turning to are healthy choices. I mean really, we all need healthy nourishment every day. 

So, here's one yummy option I like... that of using citrus oils in a quick and easy snack. Did you know that you can cook with a GRAS certified essential oil? You can and it is oh, so healthy and oh, so handy and oh, so yummy. 
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