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Arts & Entertainment

 2 records found

Worshipping a Dead King by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 19, 2007)
The absurdity of Elvis Mania…
Topics: Current Events, News Popular Culture

Gibson's Fall from Grace by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 6, 2006)
Why it pays to beware of what trips us up.…
Topics: Current Events, News Faith Grace Popular Culture


Communication

 2 records found

The Truth About Lying by James N. Watkins


(Connections   August 7, 2020)
Don't destroy your credibility—check the facts and the Good Book!…
Topics: Bible Character, Integrity Communication COVID-19 Current Events, News Fraud Language, Meaning Media News Relationships Social Issues Social Media Trust Writing


Do We Ask Enough Questions? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   June 7, 2020)
Making sense in a sometimes senseless world…
Topics: Beliefs Communication COVID-19 Current Events, News Media News Trust



Disaster

 4 records found

Waiting for the Rising Sun by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   March 20, 2011)
While trusting in God's only Son…
Topics: Current Events, News Disaster Nature

The News According to BP by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 6, 2010)
That oil leak speaks volumes about human depravity…
Topics: Current Events, News Nature Science & Technology Trouble

A Nonstop Parade of Pain by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 25, 2010)
Iceland's smoking mountain is just the latest disaster…
Topics: Current Events, News Nature

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


Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 11 records found

The Admonition to be Still by George Garrison


(Faith   May 21, 2020)
Not for the comfort of humankind, but the glory of God…
Topics: Bible Comfort & Consolation Contemplation, Insight COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News God Inspiration


Gone Missing? by Rusty Wright


(Faith   April 24, 2020)
God and coronavirus…
Topics: COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Disease Faith God Relationships


The Christ of the Empty Church by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 18, 2020)
The Body of Christ doesn't need a biuilding…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Easter Inspiration Jesus Religion


Perplexed . . . but not Despairing by George Garrison


(My World   April 17, 2020)
In the midst of our puzzling reality, there is hope…
Topics: Bible Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Faith Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Stress Values Wellness Wisdom


A Holy Week to Remember by James N. Watkins


(My World   April 4, 2020)
Celebrating life in Christ in deadly crisis…
Topics: COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Easter Faith News Religion


There are 6 more items for this category and the Current Events, News topic...See the whole list


General

 3 records found

The State of My Conflicted Heart by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 22, 2019)
A prayer when life doesn't rhyme…
Topics: Current Events, News Dysfunctional, Broken Government Relationships Social Issues Trends


O Canada (revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 21, 2010)
A tribute to a gold medal nation…
Topics: Current Events, News Tribute, Testimony

The Heat is On by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 15, 2007)
Contemplating the nationwide heat wave…
Topics: Current Events, News Weather


Government & Politics

 20 records found

The Last Candidate Standing by James N. Watkins


(My World   September 1, 2019)
Are you already tired of teh 2020 election?…
Topics: Current Events, News Government Media News Politics Social Issues


A Way with Words by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 21, 2018)
Exposing President Trump's verbal challenges…
Topics: Current Events, News Language, Meaning News Politics Popular Culture Writing


May I Be Frank, Mr. President? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   December 17, 2017)
Challenging a double standard in the Oval Office…
Topics: Crime, Justice, Punishment Current Events, News Ethics & Morality News Politics Scandal Social Issues Values


Why Donald Trump Troubles Me by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   February 27, 2016)
One poetic commentator's opinion…
Topics: Current Events, News News Politics


Herman "Raisin" Cane by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 13, 2011)
How the accused reacts to the "grapes of wrath"…
Topics: Current Events, News Grace Politics

There are 15 more items for this category and the Current Events, News topic...See the whole list


Health & Wellness

 14 records found

The Debate Over Masks Submitted by Stu Johnson


(Health & Wellness   July 25, 2020)
Fighting the push back on wearing masks during the pandemic…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making COVID-19 Current Events, News Disease News Wellness


Wear a Mask! by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 11, 2020)
A pandemic plea for courtesty…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News Disease News Relationships Wellness


Caution During Reopening by Abby Haglage, yahoo!Life


(Health & Wellness   June 13, 2020)
CDC provides new guidance to avoid COVD-19 surge during reopening
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Current Events, News Disease George Floyd News Relationships Wellness


Managing Your Coronavirus Fears by Rusty Wright


(My World   April 4, 2020)
Facing the chaos with facts, confidence, and faith…
Topics: Comfort & Consolation Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Disease Faith News


What Makes it Novel? by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 4, 2020)
A simple guide to understanding the 'COVID-19' virus…
Topics: COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Disease News Science & Technology


There are 9 more items for this category and the Current Events, News topic...See the whole list


History

 2 records found

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


D is for Daring by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   June 11, 2017)
Remembering those who fought on D-Day
Topics: Courage Current Events, News History Prayer Tribute, Testimony War



Holidays

 1 record found

A Prayer for the Divided States of America by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 3, 2020)
Interceding for Uncle Sam…
Topics: Current Events, News George Floyd History Holidays July 4 (U.S. Independence Day) News Prayer Relationships Social Issues Social Unrest, Division Values



Humor

 2 records found

COVID and the Cone by George Garrison


(My World   May 7, 2020)
Time out for a laugh…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Current Events, News Family Humor Pets


Hunkering Down Humor by Rusty Wright


(My World   April 18, 2020)
Finding lighter momets while hunkered down for the pandemic…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Humor News



Inspiration

 1 record found

The Strength to Soar by George Garrison


(Faith   April 30, 2020)
Rejuvenation and hope as we wait for the pandemic to end…
Topics: Character, Integrity Coping Courage COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Faith Hopes & Dreams Inspiration



Life Events

 1 record found

Commencement 2020 by James N. Watkins


(My World   May 22, 2020)
The top ten things you won't hear at commencement…
Topics: Advice, Guidance & Mentoring Choices and Decision Making COVID-19 Current Events, News Education Learning Wisdom



Media

 1 record found

Praying with Matt Lauer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 19, 2008)
Why I watch the Today Show religiously…
Topics: Current Events, News Media Prayer


Nature

 1 record found

The Tribe Has Spoken by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 30, 2006)
The plight of a has-been planet…
Topics: Current Events, News


News & Current Events

 98 records found

Who Wants to be a Millionaire? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 8, 2020)
Remembering Regis Philbin…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Character, Integrity Current Events, News Faith Grace Media News Tribute, Testimony


It was John's Time by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 1, 2020)
Celebrating the legacy of Congressman John Lewis…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Current Events, News Dying and Death George Floyd History Leadership News Social Issues Social Movements Tribute, Testimony


It's Only Temporary by James N. Watkins


(My World   August 1, 2020)
Hope for those who see no end to the COVID-19 pandemic…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Current Events, News History News


Mobs and the Workplace by Veronique De Rugy


(My World   July 30, 2020)
'Cancel Culture' needs to slow down…
Topics: Communication Current Events, News Freedom George Floyd Language, Meaning News Social Issues Social Movements


Superspreading COVID-19 Submitted by Stu Johnson


(Health & Wellness   July 25, 2020)
Events propel the coronavirus pandemic…
Topics: Choices and Decision Making COVID-19 Current Events, News Disease Lifestyle, General News Relationships Social Issues


There are 93 more items for this category and the Current Events, News topic...See the whole list


Relationships

 10 records found

Grace by George Garrison


(Faith   July 17, 2020)
The believer's gift to a Covid-crazed world…
Topics: Character, Integrity Civility COVID-19 Current Events, News Disaster Disease Faith God Grace Inspiration News Relationships


White, 'woke' . . . and 'privileged' by James N. Watkins


(My World   July 10, 2020)
Boyhood memories stir thoughts on racism and privilege today…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News George Floyd History News Relationships Social Issues Social Movements


Changing Racist Hearts (4) by Rusty Wright


(Connections   July 8, 2020)
'Amazing Grace' hymnwriter's racist past…
Topics: Beliefs Change Crime, Justice, Punishment Current Events, News George Floyd History News Relationships Social Issues Social Movements


Your Church May Be Prejudiced by James N. Watkins


(Faith   June 26, 2020)
The top ten signs have not changed in twenty years…
Topics: Change Current Events, News George Floyd History News Relationships Religion Social Issues


Changing Racist Hearts (3) by Rusty Wright


(Connections   June 25, 2020)
Starting with my own…
Topics: Beliefs Change Current Events, News Faith George Floyd News Relationships Social Issues Social Movements


There are 5 more items for this category and the Current Events, News topic...See the whole list


Sports & Recreation

 7 records found

Hoops Cancellation Withdrawal Disorder by Rusty Wright


(My World   April 5, 2020)
Taking a lighter look at one of the casualties of the pandemic…
Topics: Basketball Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Faith Humor Popular Culture Sports


Cubs Win! Cubs Win! Cubs Win! by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 5, 2016)
Spiritual lessons from my team's World Series victory…
Topics: Baseball Current Events, News Faith Hopes & Dreams Inspiration Sports


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


O Say Can't You Stand? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 2, 2016)
Questioning Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem…
Topics: Current Events, News Patriotism Sports


The Boston Marathon Redefined by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 21, 2013)
Attempting to make sense of the madness…
Topics: Current Events, News Inspiration Terrorism

The Shame of the Game by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 29, 2007)
A big black eye on big league sports…
Topics: Basketball Current Events, News Sports

Desirable Border Conflicts by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 9, 2006)
It's what happens when world war is waged with a ball…
Topics: Current Events, News Soccer Sports


Technology

 1 record found

Ode to Joy by Stu Johnson


(Connections   April 9, 2020)
The human spirit responds to the COVID-19 pandemic…
Topics: Arts & Entertainment Communication Computers (and other Digital devices) Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News History Innovation, Invention, Creativity Inspiration Internet Music News Opportunity Religion Technology



Tragedy

 2 records found

Columbine Revisited by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   November 2, 2014)
Every parent's nightmare…
Topics: Comfort & Consolation Current Events, News Grace

Fifty Shades of Gray` by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 24, 2014)
Looking for answers in Fergunson, Missouri…
Topics: Current Events, News