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Olympic Office Events by James N. Watkins (July 24, 2021)

Unsung heroes are overcoming Olympic challenges in offices and factories closer to home…


Christmas in July—and All Year Round by Greg Asimakoupoulos (July 10, 2021)

The power of perspective, looking at present-day circumstances through the lens of a promised future. Lessons from filming It's a Wonderful Life in the heat of a California summer…


Dare to be Ordinary by James N. Watkins (July 9, 2021)

We've been taught we can have whatever we want, but…


Sam the Olympic Eagle and You by Leona Bergstrom (July 9, 2021)

Are your soaring days over?…


Happy Fourth of July! by Barbara Greenleaf (July 1, 2021)

Celebrating our 245th birthday…


Celebrating Dependence Day by James N. Watkins (June 25, 2021)

A present-day twist on a piece of Civil War history related to the celebration of Independence Day (July 4)…


Were You Part of History? by U.S. Census Bureau staff (May 1, 2021)

Despite unique challenges to voter registration and voting created by COVID-19 and heightened concerns about turnout as a result, the 2020 election had the highest voter turnout of the 21st century…


Racism and Religion by Rusty Wright (April 23, 2021)

Sanctified bigotry, or unity and diversity solutions?…


I've Had the Same Supper for 10 Years by Wilf Davies / The Guardian (April 23, 2021)

I have two pieces of fish, an onion, an egg, baked beans and biscuits. Being a farmer means every day is the same…


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…