Lead contributor Greg Asimakoupoulos expresses his perspective on current events and life in general through verse. We have used Greg's weekly expressions since SeniorLifesytle began in 2006 and borrowed (with permission) the "Rhymes & Reasons" title used on the Partial Observer website where his work still appears.

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Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 129 records found

So What Does an 'Open and Affirming' Church Mean? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 2, 2018)
It depends on how you define the terms…
Topics: Christian Life Faith Religion Values


The Bible Says by Stu Johnson


(Faith   May 23, 2018)
Has the way we value and trust the Bible changed with all the translations available today?…
Topics: Bible Change Choices and Decision Making Faith Religion Trends


Gluttony by Stu Johnson


(Faith   May 17, 2018)
It's not just about easting…
Topics: Character, Integrity Choices and Decision Making Christian Life Faith Lifestyle, General Needy People Relationships


A National Day of Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 3, 2018)
Is it really what we claim?…
Topics: Faith Prayer Unity, Unified


Here at the Cross by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 30, 2018)
A new hymn text for Good Friday…
Topics: Easter Faith Holidays Jesus Religion


A Prayer for the Washington State Legislature by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 3, 2018)
Remembering Billy Graham's example…
Topics: Faith Government Prayer Tribute, Testimony


Samson Movie by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   February 11, 2018)
Chosen, Betrayed, Redeemed…
Topics: Bible Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Character, Integrity Drama Faith Movies


Bloom Where You're Planted by Stu Johnson


(Faith   February 6, 2018)
Letting God work in us through the circumstances of life…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making Christian Life Faith God Hopes & Dreams Optimal Aging Planning Prayer Relationships Religion


A Hymn for the American Church by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 28, 2018)
An ode to joy for less than joyful times…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Faith God Inspiration Prayer


What Next? by Stu Johnson


(Faith   January 17, 2018)
What happens when we die?…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Dying and Death Faith Future God Religion


Banning King David? by James N. Watkins


(My World   January 17, 2018)
In the present climate, could this actually happen?…
Topics: Bible Character, Integrity Discipline Faith Relationships Scandal Social Issues


Joseph, Did You Know? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Faith   December 24, 2017)
Posing questions to the earthly father of Jesus…
Topics: Beliefs Christmas Faith Holidays Holiday Season Jesus


Baby Maggie Needed to Breathe by Bill Nichols


(Faith   December 15, 2017)
The meaning of that first cry…
Topics: Change Christian Life Faith Jesus Metaphors, Life Lessons


Salvador Mundi by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 10, 2017)
Not the painting but the Person…
Topics: Arts & Entertainment Jesus News


Head in the Clouds by Stu Johnson


(Faith   December 6, 2017)
Are you 'so heavenly minded, you're no earthly good'?…
Topics: Bible Character, Integrity Christian Life Evangelism Faith Relationships Religion


Why Eat? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 19, 2017)
Comparing spiritual and bodily nutrition—food for thought at Thanksgiving…
Topics: Food & Nuitrition Holidays Holiday Season Metaphors, Life Lessons Religion Spirituality, Seeking God Thanks, Thankfulness, Thanksgiving


Help, Lord, the World is Upside Down! by Stu Johnson


(My World   November 10, 2017)
Keeping perspective when nothing seems right in the world…
Topics: Bible Coping Crisis Disaster Faith God Loss & Grieving Social Issues Tragedy


An All Saints Day Tribute by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 3, 2017)
Remembering those who left us…
Topics: Faith Family Memories Relationships Religion Tribute, Testimony


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


A Solar Eclipse for the Ages by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 20, 2017)
Look up! Your redemption draweth nigh!…
Topics: Beliefs God Jesus Predictions & Forecasts Religion Science & Technology


Modern Religion by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   July 9, 2017)
Finding God or making God in our image?…
Topics: Change Faith God Religion Science & Technology Technology


Ancient Times by Dan Seagren


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


God, Bless America Again by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 4, 2017)
A supplication for the National Day of Prayer
Topics: Faith God Government Hopes & Dreams Memories Prayer


Jonah Movie by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   April 24, 2017)
Whom would you like God to punish?…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making Faith God Movies Religion


Friended by God by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 15, 2017)
What if Good Friday was God's Gacebook post? …
Topics: Beliefs Easter God Metaphors, Life Lessons Religion


The Case for Christ Movie by Rusty Wright


(Faith   April 6, 2017)
An atheist wrestles with the evidence…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Faith Jesus Media Movies Religion


A Sermon in a Cherry Tree by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 25, 2017)
The arrival of Spring trumpets the truth of Easter…
Topics: Easter Inspiration Nature Seasons


Yardsticks by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   March 19, 2017)
Measuring the world's religions…
Topics: Beliefs Diversity & Pluralism Religion


The Lord is My Musher by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 11, 2017)
Lessons of faith from the perspective of a dog sled…
Topics: Christian Life Faith God Metaphors, Life Lessons Sports


The Shack Movie Review by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   March 3, 2017)
God and your tragedy…
Topics: Dying and Death Faith Family God Grace Media Movies Relationships Tragedy


Dreaming by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 1, 2017)
New insights on a familiar Scripture…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Christian Life God Inspiration


New Plans by James N. Watkins


(My World   January 1, 2017)
God has a plan for the new year…
Topics: Faith God Holiday Season Hopes & Dreams Planning


I'm Not Ashamed by Rusty Wright


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


God is never late but He sure is slow by James N. Watkins


(Faith   August 15, 2016)
Four reasons to build your patience while awaiting God's response to our prayers…
Topics: Christian Life Coping Faith God


Ben Hur Remake by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   August 15, 2016)
Revenge, reconciliation, redemption, and an inspiring back story…
Topics: Character, Integrity Christian Life Faith Inspiration Movies Popular Culture


How Can You Hang in There? by Bill Nichols


(Health & Wellness   August 15, 2016)
How can you remain faithful and peaceful no matter what?…
Topics: Christian Life Coping Faith Trouble


Christ the Redeemer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 13, 2016)
A means of grace overshadowing Rio…
Topics: Faith Grace Inspiration Jesus Religion


The Twenty-Third Psalm (Hawaiian style) by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 30, 2016)
A tropical reminder of God's guidance…
Topics: Bible Christian Life God Inspiration Religion


The Gospel According to Eight Ball by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 23, 2016)
The key to life is found in the center of the rack…
Topics: Christian Life Faith Inspiration Jesus Religion


Worth More Than Mona Lisa by Bill Nichols


(Faith   June 10, 2016)
As valuable as The Mona Lisa is, it is just a painting, and your heart is far more valuable…
Topics: Christian Life Faith Inspiration Values


The Singer and the Pastor by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 14, 2016)
A video interview between Bono and Eugene Peterson…
Topics: Beliefs Christian Life Faith Music Popular Culture Religion


Finding an Uncluttered World by Bill Nichols


(My World   May 2, 2016)
It's simple but not easy…
Topics: Coping Faith Lifestyle, General Spirituality, Seeking God


Our Father in Heaven by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 23, 2016)
A poetic (and expanded) paraphrase of the Lord's Prayer…
Topics: Faith Forgive, Forgiveness God Inspiration Prayer


Who is On Your Mean-the-Most List? by Bill Nichols


(Connections   March 26, 2016)
And whose mean-the-most list would you be on?…
Topics: Attitudes Communication Faith Relationships


Superhero Rumble by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   March 23, 2016)
Beyond the fun of the new superhero movie is divine imagery that taps deep human desires for hope, safety, salvation and justice…
Topics: Metaphors, Life Lessons Movies Popular Culture Religion Spirituality, Seeking God


Don't Miss Your Life-Defining Moments by Bill Nichols


(Faith   March 12, 2016)
He took the shot just in time…
Topics: Faith Opportunity


Miracles from Heaven movie: Astonishing outcomes by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   March 7, 2016)
The true story this film depicts is astonishing…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Faith Inspiration Jesus Movies


Wish Hard, Dream Big by Bill Nichols


(Faith   March 5, 2016)
Dreams can come true, but don't pray like a narcissistic baby…
Topics: Faith Prayer


What Did He Know and When Did He Know It? by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   March 3, 2016)
The Young Messiah movie provides fascinating and touching speculation of how the child Jesus learned who he really was…
Topics: Faith Jesus Movies


Where Did He Go? by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   February 13, 2016)
Did Jesus Christ really rise from the dead, or was his 'resurrection' an elaborate hoax?...Explore the question with the movie Risen…
Topics: Easter Jesus Movies Religion


Pray Without Ceasing: What? Submitted by Stu Johnson


(Faith   February 9, 2016)
Paul Ryan appeals to model the Apostle Paul at the 2016 National Prayer Breakfast…
Topics: Government News Prayer Religion


Pray Without Ceasing: How? Submitted by Stu Johnson


(Faith   February 9, 2016)
Kathryn Jean Lopez interviews Gary Jansen on developing a transformational prayer life…
Topics: Christian Life God Prayer


Walking on Water by James N. Watkins


(Faith   January 29, 2016)
A lesson for our spiritual winters
Topics: Bible Coping Faith Inspiration


Is Faith and Forgiveness Confusing? by Bill Nichols


(Faith   January 16, 2016)
Like Jonah and the Prodigal Son, Sandy needed to meet the God of second chances…
Topics: Bible Faith Forgive, Forgiveness God


My Favorite Songs of Hope and Humor by James N. Watkins


(Arts & Entertainment   January 12, 2016)
A collection of videos and links to related blog posts…
Topics: Faith Hopes & Dreams Humor Inspiration Media Movies


Style or Substance? by Dan Seagren


(Faith   November 22, 2015)
The ongoing debate over contemporary versus traditional worship styles can obscure the need to make worship inclusive rather than divisive…
Topics: Change Music Religion Worship


Has God Abandoned You? by James N. Watkins


(Faith   November 13, 2015)
Jesus' words on the cross, "My God, my God, why have you abandoned me?," come from Psalm 22, yet like may psalms of lament it ends with hope.
Topics: Bible Christian Life Crisis God Personal Issues


FaceTime with the Pope by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 12, 2015)
A tender moment points to a greater opportunity
Topics: Computers (and other Digital devices) Religion


90 Minutes in Heaven MovieThe popular book by Don Piper becomes a movie by Rusty Wright


(Arts & Entertainment   September 3, 2015)
What is it like to die and go to heaven? Don Piper found out after a horrendous automobile accident—and returned to tell the tale…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Dying and Death Inspiration Movies Religion


Faithful GuidesEmbracing the Next Generation by Stu Johnson


(Faith   July 24, 2015)
A challenge from VBS: the need for faithful guides to help the next generation become Christ-followers as adults
Topics: Christian Life Discipleship Faith Teaching


Lost Without a Map by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 5, 2015)
Why ignoring Biblical truth is dangerous…
Topics: Beliefs Bible


Only One Thing Matters by David Noreen


(Faith   June 5, 2015)
The story of Mary and Martha challenges us to think about what really matters in life There are no topics assigned to this article.


Christianity in Crisis by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 15, 2015)
Will the American church survive?…
Topics: Beliefs Religion Trends


A Prayer for High School Graduates by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 2, 2013)
Talking to the Almighty about our children…
Topics: Education Parenting, Parents Prayer

God, Bless America Again by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 7, 2013)
Our beloved nation is in real trouble…
Topics: Ethics & Morality Faith God Religion Trends

The Gospel According to a Dandelion by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 31, 2013)
Easter lessons from a hated week…
Topics: Easter Nature Religion

A Prayer for Pope Francis by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 17, 2013)
Paraphrasing the words of St. Francis…
Topics: Current Events, News History Prayer Religion

The Weight of Waiting by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 10, 2013)
Heavy thoughts to ponder…
Topics: Current Events, News History Religion

The Winds of Change in the Vatican by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 3, 2013)
The foundations of Christ's Church are shaking…
Topics: Current Events, News Religion

Big Bird in Rome by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 17, 2013)
Anticipating the naming of a new pope…
Topics: Current Events, News Religion

A Tribute to America's Pastors by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 14, 2012)
It's Clergy Appreciation Month…
Topics: Faith Leadership Tribute, Testimony

The Ultimate Olympic Champion by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 29, 2012)
Anticipating a closing ceremony to come…
Topics: Faith Metaphors, Life Lessons

Lessons from a Blender Lid by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   January 8, 2012)
How the Lord spoke to me on my morning walk…
Topics: Contemplation, Insight Faith Metaphors, Life Lessons

The Trip of a Lifetime by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 18, 2011)
Reflecting on a friend's impending journey to Heaven…
Topics: Dying and Death Faith

Forget You, Pat Robertson! by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 18, 2011)
Alzheimer's Disease is no reason to forget your wedding vows…
Topics: Disease Ethics & Morality Faith

Another Father's Day by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 26, 2011)
Remembering when Sundays were unlike weekdays…
Topics: Change

Death's Comeuppance by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 24, 2011)
The day Death was served its just desserts…
Topics: Dying and Death Easter Faith

Heaven's Valentine by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 13, 2011)
The heart of God revealed…
Topics: Faith God Love Valentine's Day

Candid Imagination by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 16, 2011)
Thinking about possibilities…
Topics: Bible Faith

Me, Go to Church? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 2, 2011)
We hear it all the time. I don't need church…
Topics: Religion Trends

Yes, Virginia, There's a God by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 19, 2010)
Affirming the Almighty's Existence at Christmas…
Topics: Beliefs Christmas God

The Promised Feast by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 28, 2010)
A contemporary look at an ancient prophesy…
Topics: Faith God Opportunity Planning

The Him Behind the Hymn by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 31, 2010)
Remembering Martin Luther on Reformation Day…
Topics: Faith History Music Religion

The Gift That Keeps on Giving by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 24, 2010)
Practical suggestions for Pastor Appreciation Month…
Topics: Gratitute Religion Thanks, Thankfulness, Thanksgiving

Facebook: The Original Version by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 26, 2010)
The Bible is God's attempt to "friend" us…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Faith

A Capitol Phenomenon by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 25, 2010)
The Covenant Triennial turns heads in D.C.…
Topics: Discipleship Faith Inspiration

Transformed for Service by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 25, 2010)
The "unofficial" Triennial hymn…
Topics: Faith Inspiration Worship

Sensitivity by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   May 16, 2010)
Two examples that could challenge our sensitivities…
Topics: Religion Social Issues

Mi Casa, Su Casa by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 2, 2010)
God meets us where we live…
Topics: Faith Freedom Politics Prayer

We Bow Before Thee God of Our Great Nation by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 2, 2010)
Hymn lyrics for The National Day of Prayer…
Topics: Prayer

Dreams and Visions by Natalie Ray


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 7, 2010)
My poem, “Dreams," was the result of a visit to the doctor’s office…
Topics: Faith Health Care Hopes & Dreams Love Valentine's Day

The Legacy of the Bible by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 10, 2010)
The American Bible Society produces the Record (Winter 2010) with some fascinating insights I'd like to pass on to you. For me some of this was a senior moment…
Topics: Bible History Religion

It's Complicated by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 27, 2009)
Not the movie. The Incarnation!…
Topics: Beliefs Jesus Movies

Oral Interpretation by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 20, 2009)
Why a faith-healer's legacy remains debatable…
Topics: Christian Life Faith

Afterlife by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   December 20, 2009)
Many still avoid the subject and hope for the best…
Topics: Christmas Faith Metaphors, Life Lessons

Endangered Species by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 1, 2009)
Why those who take the Bible seriously may be disappearing…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Political Correctness Religion Social Issues

Many Varieties by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   August 16, 2009)
God foresaw the great variety in religion today…
Topics: Beliefs Religion

A Blueprint for All Religions by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   June 28, 2009)
For the sake of doing some human (not divine) speculation, I would like to propose a challenge…
Topics: Beliefs Religion

Abba Father, We Adore You by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 21, 2009)
In celebration of our ultimate Father's day…
Topics: Faith Family Worship

My Church May Not Be Your Church by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   May 17, 2009)
I recently read that a poll indicated that 44% of adults have changed their religious preferences from their childhood…
Topics: Beliefs Faith Religion Trends

Post Christian Nation by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 26, 2009)
Much is being said about Post Christian (or preferably Post Judeo-Christian) Nations…
Topics: Faith Religion Trends

Divine Refuge by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 12, 2009)
We find interesting things in unusual places…
Topics: Education Religion Trends

The Fellowship of Feet by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 12, 2009)
Timeless principles passed down from the Upper Room…
Topics: Discipleship Easter Jesus Service

God Remains by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 8, 2009)
An anthem for a fearful nation…
Topics: Crisis Faith Financial Trust

Religious Nuts by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   February 1, 2009)
Over the years, I've heard people talk about those "religious nuts."…
Topics: Beliefs Religion

Tough Sledding by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 25, 2009)
One snow day, I was sledding on a trail inside the woods.…
Topics: Beliefs Bible Faith Metaphors, Life Lessons

Short Sermons by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   January 24, 2009)
Some churches use their signs for one-sentence sermons (attention grabbers, food for thought, and other purposes)…
Topics: Communication Language, Meaning Religion

A Ruthless Pursuit of God by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 9, 2008)
Billy Graham celebrates his 90th birthday with his bride…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Birthdays & Annivesaries Faith Tribute, Testimony

Why I Believe by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   November 2, 2008)
Even as a retired clergyman, I am both perplexed and frustrated when I hear of clerics who have abandoned their faith…
Topics: Beliefs Faith Religion Trends

God and Secondary Gods by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   August 10, 2008)
Being curious, I found a website called Godwatch, which states that We have more Gods than you can shake a stick at
Topics: Religion

`E-mail from Heaven by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 13, 2008)
Timeless truths in an instant message…
Topics: Christian Life Faith Grace Jesus

Sunday Morning at the Church of St. Relevancy by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 29, 2008)
Grieving the death of two liturgical friends…
Topics: Change Religion Worship

Where in the World is God? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 4, 2008)
Who really cares about Matt Lauer's whereabouts?…
Topics: Faith God Religion

Declaring Common Trust in God by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 4, 2008)
Poetic reflections on the National Day of Prayer…
Topics: Faith Prayer

Switching by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 20, 2008)
No doubt about it, religious trends are affecting seniors as well as others…
Topics: Religion Trends

Why Bother? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   September 23, 2007)
Church attendance (probably true of many synagogues, temples and mosques as well) is diminishing. Why bother?…
Topics: Faith Trends

Doubts and Doubters by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   July 29, 2007)
Our daily newspaper (not a religious journal) ran an AP headline: "Angry atheist books sell; public angst over faith renewed."…
Topics: Beliefs Faith Religion Trends

The New Ten Commandments by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 24, 2007)
God's rules of the road a la Rome…
Topics: Religion

The National Daze of Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 6, 2007)
What's left after the Christian Right prays?…
Topics: Christian Life Prayer

You Don';t Know Jack by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 15, 2007)
Looking at the past through the lens of the present&helllip;
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Sports

The Road Less Traveled by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 1, 2007)
A directionally-challenged poet's Lenten reflections…
Topics: Christian Life Easter

A Grave Mistake by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 4, 2007)
Unearthing Jesus is a seasonal disorder…
Topics: Current Events, News Faith Jesus

There's Something About Mary by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 10, 2006)
The rest of the (Nativity) story…
Topics: Christmas Faith Jesus

Paradise Lost by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 15, 2006)
The killing of Amish schoolgirls is evidence of a fallen world…
Topics: Current Events, News Faith Tragedy

Goodness, Gracious, It's St. Tenacious by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 23, 2006)
Meet the patron saint of all who persevere…
Topics: Christian Life Faith Inspiration

Cramming for Finals by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   July 2, 2006)
Having never seen her grandmother reading the Bible before, she was curious. "Whatcha doin', Grannie? Cramming for your finals?"…
Topics: Bible Contemplation, Insight Faith Grandchildren

You've Got Mail! (revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 16, 2006)
A familiar phrase is an invitation to hear God speak…
Topics: Bible Computers (and other Digital devices) Grace