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When Life's Interruptions Become Opportunities by Greg Asimakoupoulos (April 16, 2021)

Unforeseen a year ago when COVID struck, I would never have guessed what lay ahead…


What if My Grandchild is Not College Material? by Barbara Greenleaf (March 19, 2021)

He or she could have a bright future in the real world!…


Unhappy Mr. Patrick's Day! by James N. Watkins (March 17, 2021)

I'm guessing that St. Patrick is not exactly happy with the celebration this year…


Forty Days of Hope and Humor by James N. Watkins (February 17, 2021)

Lent and Easter devotionals, humor, more…


How is Your News Literacy? by Stu Johnson (January 28, 2021)

Learn how to be a literate news consumer during News Literacy Week…


Thirst-Quenching Heavenly Reign by George Garrison (January 22, 2021)

A pastor reflects on the contrast between earthly government and the promise of the heavenly reign to come…


Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Protestors by James N. Watkins (January 18, 2021)

Wisdom for a time such as this…


Keeping the Dream Alive in 2021 by Stu Johnson (January 18, 2021)

Thoughts on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2021…


Preventing a Second Civil War by James N. Watkins (January 7, 2021)

Echoes of a day that tore the nation apart…


Unprecedented, Not! by Stu Johnson (January 3, 2021)

2020 was quite a year, but not without precedent . . . setting expectations for 2021…


It's Not All Bad by Nicole E. Kobie / WIRED (January 3, 2021)

20 things that made the world a better place in 2020…


Dreading a Dark Winter Lockdown by David Robson / The Guardian (January 3, 2021)

Think like a Norwegian, with a mindset that helps combat the long polar night…


More Than a Dropping Ball by James N. Watkins (January 1, 2021)

Looking back and ahead while noting that more than a ball drops at midnight on New Year's Eve…


The Mystery of the Manger by George Garrison (December 25, 2020)

A pastor's thoughts on Christmas in the middle of a pandemic…


Christmas Trivia Quiz by James N. Watkins (December 17, 2020)

So you think you know a lot about Christmas? Jim challenges your trivia skills…


How the WHO Stole Christmas by James N. Watkins (December 3, 2020)

But Christmas cannot be stopped by coronavirus . . . or the authorities…


Coping with COVID-era Holiday Lonliness by Rusty Wright (November 26, 2020)

Maybe some expectations management—and realistic solutions—are in order…


Thankful for What Hasn't Changed by George Garrison (November 26, 2020)

Being thankful in all circumstances…


Thankful Despite Pandemic by Greg Asimakoupoulos (November 25, 2020)

The pandemic can't take away our reasons for being thankful…


Thanks for Nothing! by James N. Watkins (November 25, 2020)

When things seem they cannot be more bleak, there is reason for hope…