The surprising power of believing!
1 Heals heartache! Studies indicate that believing in destiny or fate can help combat grief. After a loss, grief or heartache, studies show that those who see it as “meant to be” or as part of God’s bigger plan show a smaller decline in life satisfaction and greater feelings of hope and optimism than those who do not believe. 2 Leads Believing to that success! you are lucky can increase confidence— and competence! A study at the University of Cologne showed that subjects who believed they had a “lucky golf ball” made 35% more putts than those who didn’t. Believing in luck boosted both subjects’ self- confidence, performance and success! 3 Helps you live longer! Believing that your glass is half full could lead to a healthier, longer and less stressful life. Studies show that people who practice faith and maintain a positive outlook experience less anxiety and disease, and those who stay optimistic about aging live 7.5 years longer!