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Aging, General

 3 records found

Geeks by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 22, 2009)
When I think of geeks today, I think of computer experts. But years ago…
Topics: History Language, Meaning Science & Technology

Remember When...? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 4, 2009)
My father filled our 1937 Nash Lafayette with gas on the outskirts of Chicago, ten gallons for $1.00. Imagine…
Topics: History Memories

Ancient Senior Moments by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 25, 2007)
Sometimes we think Senior Moments are a modern phenomena. Hardly. Let';s take a look at some senior moments that go way back in time…
Topics: Bible History


Arts & Entertainment

 8 records found

101 World's Greatest Books by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   September 18, 2016)
Making lists is nothing new…
Topics: Arts & Entertainment Communication History Writing


Two Views of My World by Howard Whitaker


(My World   December 19, 2015)
Two contrasting photo essay videos introduce Howard Whitaker to SeniorLifestyle : "The Fall and Rise of Fall" and "Elegy for the Iron Horse"…
Topics: History Music Nature Photography Transportation


AD TV Series: The Bible Continues . . . in Prime Time by Rusty Wright


(Faith   April 4, 2015)
Hollywood's Bible Power Couple is back—with a flourish…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Christian Life Discipleship History


The Gospel According to Downton by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 27, 2013)
Sunday truth isn't found only in church…
Topics: Change History Television

Lessons from a Stammering Monarch by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 27, 2011)
Takeaways from "The King's Speech"…
Topics: Faith History Movies

There are 3 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Communication

 1 record found

Learning from others takes finding common ground by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Travel   August 17, 2016)
Lessons from a trip to Greece…
Topics: Communication History Learning Relationships Religion Travel



Disaster

 2 records found

The Day a City Shook by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 19, 2014)
Recalling the Loma Prieta earthquake&helliip;
Topics: History

Attempting to Tally the Sum and Substance of 9-11 by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 10, 2006)
A set of numbers that still doesn't add up five years later…
Topics: Current Events, News History Patriotism Terrorism


Education

 5 records found

Graduations by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   May 14, 2017)
In the season of graduations, thoughts about my own…
Topics: Education History Learning Memories


Excessive Debt? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 16, 2017)
At times I marvel at the debt accrued by so many students…
Topics: Change Education Financial History Memories Trends


Judge Judy and the Supremes by Stu Johnson


(Learn   February 1, 2016)
Some people think she is a Supreme Court justice…
Topics: Government History Knowledge


An Eighth Grade Exam from 1895 by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   July 6, 2014)
How many of us could have passed this exam?…
Topics: History Knowledge

Exam Time by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 18, 2007)
Check this out. How many of us could have passed the 8th grade in 1895? This is the eighth-grade final exam from 1895 in Salina, Kansas, USA.
Topics: Education History


Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 9 records found

A Mighty Fortress was His God by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 29, 2017)
Remembering the legacy of Martin Luther 500 years later…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Faith History Religion


Reformation Day or Restoration Day? by James N. Watkins


(Faith   October 29, 2017)
Finding common ground after 500 years…
Topics: Beliefs History Religion


Remembering Mother Teresa by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 10, 2017)
Republishing what I wrote twenty years ago…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Christian Life Compassion Faith History Religion Service Tribute, Testimony Values


Ancient Times by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   July 2, 2017)
Reminders of the roots of modern Christianity…
Topics: Change Faith History Religion


I'm Not Ashamed by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   October 17, 2016)
Columbine victim's inspiring story…
Topics: Christian Life History Inspiration Movies Tragedy


There are 4 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Financial

 1 record found

Hidden But Revealed by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   December 9, 2012)
Recently a friend sent an email with a list of taxes that were non-existent 100 years ago…
Topics: History Taxes


General

 8 records found

I Remember When by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   July 22, 2018)
I got a nickel a week allowance…and other things found only in memories…
Topics: History Memories


Food, Glorious Food! by Stu Johnson


(My World   January 30, 2018)
Memories and reflections on one of God's gifts to us…
Topics: Cooking Food & Nuitrition History Lifestyle, General Memories


Cultural Changes by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 2, 2017)
Since I was born in 1927, there have been a few changes in our culture…
Topics: Change History Memories


August by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   August 14, 2016)
Naming the months…
Topics: History Language, Meaning


April Fool's Day is Here Again by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 30, 2014)
Have you ever wondered about the origin of April Fools Day?&hellip
Topics: History Language, Meaning

There are 3 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Government & Politics

 9 records found

My Constitution? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   September 17, 2017)
Today is Constitution Day in the U.S., a good time to reflect on this venerable document…
Topics: Freedom Government History


Make the Presidency Great Again! by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 28, 2017)
A message to the new Commander in Chief…
Topics: Government History Leadership Politics


Inauguration Day Ponderings by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 20, 2017)
More than a President is called to take an oath…
Topics: Government History Politics Prayer


White House Secrets by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   October 23, 2016)
Things might not be what they appear…
Topics: Government History Politics


A Prayer for Uncle Sam by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 2, 2016)
A Fourth of July supplication…
Topics: Freedom History Holidays July 4 (U.S. Independence Day) Prayer Trends


There are 4 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Health & Wellness

 1 record found

Big, Bad Wolves by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   August 5, 2007)
How the top ten causes of death have changed over the last century…
Topics: Demographics Health Care History Statistics


History

 32 records found

Close Calls by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   September 16, 2018)
Don't take democracy for granted…
Topics: Crisis Government History


Happy Birthday, Israel by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 19, 2018)
Celebrating the 70th anniversary of modern Israel's birth…
Topics: Current Events, News History Hopes & Dreams News Predictions & Forecasts Religion


The Forgotten Sunday by Stu Johnson


(Arts & Entertainment   January 15, 2018)
Without it Dunkirk would have been a disaster, not a miracle…
Topics: God Government History Media Movies Prayer War


October 31, 1517 by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   October 31, 2017)
The beginnings of today's diverse Christian church…
Topics: Beliefs History Religion


The Missing Message in Dunkirk by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 24, 2017)
What would make a good movie great…
Topics: History Movies Prayer War


There are 27 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Holidays

 20 records found

Memorial Day at 150 Submitted by Stu Johnson


(My World   May 27, 2018)
The story behind our national holiday…
Topics: History Holidays Memorial Day Tribute, Testimony


A Prayer for King-size Prophets by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 12, 2018)
Honoring Martin Luther King Jr with a new hymn text…
Topics: Courage History Holidays Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Social Movements Tribute, Testimony


Veterans Day by the Numbers submitted by Stu Johnson, editor


(Our World   November 9, 2017)
The 2017 profile from the U.S. Census Bureau
Topics: Demographics History Holidays Service Statistics Tribute, Testimony Veterans Day


Christmas 2016 by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 27, 2016)
The ancient message amidst an ever-changing mix of secular and religious celebration…
Topics: Christmas History Holidays Holiday Season Popular Culture


Life, Liberty, and . . . by Stu Johnson


(My World   July 4, 2016)
Is the Declaration of Independence a relic or a prized possession?
Topics: Faith Freedom Government History Holidays Inspiration July 4 (U.S. Independence Day) Politics Values


There are 15 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Inspiration

 1 record found

Earth's Oldest Car Teaches Great Lesson by Bill Nichols


(Faith   February 27, 2016)
Big ventures start with seemingly insignificant small steps…
Topics: Christian Life Faith History Inspiration



Media

 2 records found

A Tribute to Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 11, 2018)
Looking back to where it all began…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) History Media Television Tribute, Testimony


KICY: A Dream come true by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 18, 2010)
They're celebrating in Nome this weekend!
Topics: History Media


News & Current Events

 17 records found

Keeping the Dream Alive by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 7, 2018)
Recalling Dr. King's death 50 years ago…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Crime, Justice, Punishment History Hopes & Dreams Loss & Grieving Minorities Social Movements Tribute, Testimony


A Sentry of the Past Century by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 24, 2018)
Remembering Billy Graham…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Evangelism Faith History News Religion Tribute, Testimony


Cross Words by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 24, 2018)
The legacy of Billy Graham…
Topics: Bible Evangelism Faith History News Religion Tribute, Testimony


Remembering Billy Graham by Stu Johnson


(Faith   February 24, 2018)
A tribute to a remarkable man of God…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Character, Integrity History Inspiration Jesus Memories News Religion Tribute, Testimony


Remembering the People's Princess by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 3, 2017)
Celebrating the legacy of Lady Di twenty years later…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) History News Tribute, Testimony


There are 12 more items for this category and the History topic...See the whole list


Relationships

 3 records found

Digging Around the Family Tree by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 27, 2012)
Instructions for caretakers…
Topics: Family History Memories

A Mother's Love by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 6, 2012)
Lessons from a postcard delivered fifty-five years late…
Topics: Current Events, News History Love Parenting, Parents

Family Trees by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 6, 2009)
Let me introduce you to Wally. He can go back generations to his great grandparents on both sides…
Topics: Family History


Sports & Recreation

 5 records found

A Series to Remember by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 29, 2016)
Cubs fans are living their dream…
Topics: Baseball Current Events, News History Sports


The Game Nobody Saw by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 3, 2015)
Oh, say you can't see…
Topics: Baseball History


The Toughest Loss of All by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 5, 2010)
Remembering the Old Cub…
Topics: Baseball History Memories Sports

The Dogs of Winter by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 1, 2009)
Celebrating the legacy of the Iditarod sled dog race…
Topics: History Sports Weather

The Pride of the Yankees is No More by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 24, 2008)
No storybook ending for a storied stadium…
Topics: Baseball History Sports


Technology

 2 records found

The Best is Yet to Be by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 18, 2017)
Thanking God for technology…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making History Optimal Aging Technology Values


The New King: Technology by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 2, 2008)
Times change. We talk of moving from the manufacturing stage to the age of information with a few points between…
Topics: Change History Science & Technology Trends


Theater and Movies

 1 record found

Return to the Hiding Place by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   May 24, 2015)
World War II drama about Christian students hiding Jews from Nazis
Topics: Faith History War



Travel

 1 record found

With Praise for Our National Parks by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 21, 2016)
Celebrating the National Park Service Centennial…
Topics: History Leisure Nature Travel