While it has been believed for centuries that reason stood superior to emotion, recent scientific discoveries have undermined many of the most widely held claims, revealing conscious thought processes to be ultimately controlled by the emotional center of the mind—the heart. But if emotion stands as our primary motivator, how are we to channel and control it in such a way as to preserve its crucial role in the activity of life while still overcoming the dark impulses of human hearts? So-o-o-o Emotional takes a brief look at this complex issue, pointing the way toward a God whose Mind alone is capable of reshaping and reordering human lives, thoughts and perspectives to such an extent that they might serve as expressions of His redemptive love to an increasingly hopeless world.
Blair Adams is a minister, author, artist, father and grandfather from central Texas. In 1973, Blair founded the Christian community now known as Homestead Heritage, a flourishing intentional agrarian community that has now spawned several more expressions across the U.S. and around the world. Drawing from his personal experience and decades of research, Blair has authored scores of books mostly directed towards the restoration of an authentic Christian culture. His works span a breadth of related topics, including education, history, religion, and family and community life. (Read more about Blair Adams)