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Aging, General

 1 record found

Grandparenting by the Numbers by Barbara Greenleaf


(Our World   August 21, 2020)
A picture of grandparenting in America today…
Topics: COVID-19 Demographics Family Parenting, Parents Relationships Statistics



Citizenship

 4 records found

Unmask You Voice by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 24, 2020)
A reminder to vote…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News Government News Voting & Elections


Voting Matters by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   October 24, 2020)
Dueling parties and candidates vie for your vote…
Topics: Civility COVID-19 Current Events, News Education Government News Opportunity Patriotism Policy, Policy Formation Politics Social Issues Voting & Elections


Mail-In Voting Update by Stu Johnson


(My World   September 1, 2020)
Do it early!…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News George Floyd Government News Politics Voting & Elections


How Should I Vote? by Stu Johnson


(My World   August 8, 2020)
Will COVID-19 impact the way you vote?…
Topics: COVID-19 George Floyd Government News Politics Social Issues Voting & Elections



Communication

 4 records found

On Expressing Feelings by Ken Potts


(Connections   August 17, 2020)
Emotionsal honesty has its limits…
Topics: Advice, Guidance & Mentoring Character, Integrity Communication COVID-19 Family Parenting, Parents Psychology, Psychological Health Relationships


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


Express Yourself Submitted by Stu Johnson


(My World   May 30, 2020)
Ageless Authors and its newest writing contest 'Coping with Crisis'…
Topics: Communication Coping COVID-19 Crisis Opportunity Writing



Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 14 records found

A COVID Hymn for Churches by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   September 19, 2020)
God's promises in the midst of pandemic…
Topics: Circumstances, Life Events Coping COVID-19 Current Events, News Faith George Floyd Grace Relationships Worship


Un-Taming the Tension by George Garrison


(My World   September 3, 2020)
Some tension can and should be held without causing major dissension…
Topics: Civility Communication COVID-19 Current Events, News Faith George Floyd Relationships


Why? Why? Why? by James N. Watkins


(Faith   August 15, 2020)
Facing the pandemic's toll of doubt…
Topics: Christian Life Circumstances, Life Events Coping COVID-19 Faith Loss & Grieving


Here is the Church by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   July 25, 2020)
A new look at a childhood finger play…
Topics: Change Christian Life Coping COVID-19 Faith Jesus Relationships


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


There are 9 more items for this category and the COVID-19 topic...See the whole list


Financial

 1 record found

Wealth by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 26, 2020)
Pros, cons, and questions…
Topics: COVID-19 Financial History Lifestyle, General Trends



General

 1 record found

Stars in the Sky by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   April 12, 2020)
More than the grains of sand on earth…
Topics: COVID-19 Religion Science & Technology



Government & Politics

 4 records found

Voting Problems by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   October 10, 2020)
Digging into voter registration and election problems…
Topics: COVID-19 Fraud Government News Politics Social Issues Voting & Elections


But Where are the People? by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   August 29, 2020)
Why virtual political conventions are for the birds…
Topics: Change COVID-19 Current Events, News History Humor Media Politics


2020 Census Update Reported by Stu Johnson


(Our World   August 29, 2020)
One month to be counted!…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News Demographics Government News Statistics


Will I be Counted? by Stu Johnson


(My World   August 21, 2020)
Don't be left out of the 2020 Election or Census!…
Topics: COVID-19 Crime, Justice, Punishment Demographics George Floyd News Politics Social Issues Statistics Voting & Elections



Health & Wellness

 15 records found

A Vaccine Prayer by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   October 3, 2020)
Confessions of a chaplain during COVID…
Topics: COVID-19 Disease Faith Prayer


Hope for Pandemic Victims by Dan Seagren


(Senior Moments   August 8, 2020)
Looking at the present crisis through the perspective of a long life…
Topics: COVID-19 Crisis Fears, Concerns Future Hopes & Dreams News Social Issues Unemployment Wellness


Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts by James N. Watkins


(Health & Wellness   July 29, 2020)
Hope and help as the pandemic adds to a worsening trend…
Topics: COVID-19 Depresson Disease Stress Trends Wellness


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 courtesy…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News Disease News Relationships Wellness


There are 10 more items for this category and the COVID-19 topic...See the whole list


History

 2 records found

Now is Undoubtedly a Good Time for Reflecting, Looking Back by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(My World   August 31, 2020)
The end of World War II…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) COVID-19 Family George Floyd History Inspiration Memory (failing, improving) War


Beauty for Ashes by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 18, 2020)
Gaining a heart of wisdom by numbering our days…
Topics: Bible Contemplation, Insight COVID-19 Faith History Learning Wisdom



Holidays

 2 records found

Halloween Facts by U.S. Census Bureau staff


(My World   October 16, 2020)
The numbers behind recent Halloweens…
Topics: COVID-19 Halloween Holidays Statistics


Memorial Day is a Memory Jogger by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   May 23, 2020)
Paying tribute to those who purchased our freedom…
Topics: COVID-19 Freedom History Holidays Memorial Day Memories Service Tribute, Testimony War



Housing and Living Options

 1 record found

COVID Upending Housing Plans by Ellen James Martin,


(Finance and Legal   September 18, 2020)
Pandemic forcing some retirees to reconsider options…
Topics: Change COVID-19 Family Hopes & Dreams Housing Planning Social Issues



Humor

 4 records found

Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures by Barbara Greenleaf


(My World   August 28, 2020)
A pandemic tale…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Current Events, News Humor


Welcome Summer by James N. Watkins


(My World   June 5, 2020)
Time out for a lighter look at life before COVID-19…
Topics: COVID-19 Humor Lifestyle, General Memories Seasons Social Activities


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



Nature

 1 record found

Unmasking Our Praise for God's Green Earth by Greg Asimakoupoulos


(Rhymes & Reasons   April 24, 2020)
Celebrating the 50th anniversary of Earth Day…
Topics: COVID-19 Crisis Faith History Inspiration Nature Science & Technology Social Issues Trends



News & Current Events

 24 records found

The Counting is Done by Steven Dillingham


(Our World   October 24, 2020)
The end of 2020 Census data collection, next steps and a heartfelt thanks from the U.S. Census Bureau…
Topics: COVID-19 Current Events, News Demographics Government News Research


Earth and Heaven by James N. Watkins


(My World   October 2, 2020)
What it means to me to be a citizen of both…
Topics: Beliefs COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Faith Government Language, Meaning News Religion Social Issues Social Movements


Down to the Wire Reports from the U.S. Census Bureau


(My World   October 2, 2020)
Census count exceeds 99% as court orders extension of counting…
Topics: COVID-19 Demographics Government News Research Trends


Another Milestone by Stu Johnson


(My World   September 24, 2020)
Another look at COVID numbers as we hit 200,000 deaths in U.S.…
Topics: COVID-19 Dying and Death Demographics Disease History News Statistics Trends


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


There are 19 more items for this category and the COVID-19 topic...See the whole list


Relationships

 4 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


Will You Still Say Hello? by Stu Johnson


(Connections   March 29, 2020)
Connecting in a time of social distancing…
Topics: Communication Coping COVID-19 Crisis Current Events, News Disease News Relationships Wellness


A Parent's Lesson by Ken Potts


(Connections   March 21, 2020)
Children grow up in their own way…
Topics: COVID-19 Family Grandchildren Parenting, Parents Relationships



Retirement

 1 record found

What DO Retirees Want? by Richard Bergstrom


(Our World   October 3, 2020)
Coping with retirement and the 'new normal' of the COVID pandemic…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Faith Hopes & Dreams Planning Retirement



Sports & Recreation

 2 records found

COVID-19 and Sports by Rusty Wright


(Health & Wellness   August 13, 2020)
NFL coach John Harbaugh on the 'delay of game'…
Topics: Change Coping COVID-19 Current Events, News Faith News Sports


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



Technology

 2 records found

Coping with Technology by Barbara Greenleaf


(My World   September 25, 2020)
Technophobes are born, not made…
Topics: Coping COVID-19 Humor Internet Learning Personal Issues Technology


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