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.

The updated SeniorLIfestyle site includes all of the Rhymes & Reasons we have used since April 2006. 

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Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 20 records found

Palm Sunday Reflections by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(April 2, 2023)
The Palm Sunday display on the poet's fireplace mantel invites childlike curiosity…
Topics: Easter Faith Holidays Jesus

A Time for Jesus by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(March 4, 2023)
The June 21, 1971 cover of Time Magazine chronicled the Jesus Revolution taking place then…
Topics: Arts & Entertainment Faith History Jesus Metaphors, Life Lessons Movies Religion Social Movements Trends

The Ultimate Godwink! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(April 17, 2022)
Easter is the Godwink of all Godwinks!…
Topics: Easter Faith Holidays Inspiration Jesus

It is a God Friday by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(April 15, 2022)
Reflections of Good Friday…
Topics: Easter Faith God Grace Jesus Religion

Listening for Aslan in Everyday Life by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(October 19, 2021)
Discoveries from the Chronicles of Narnia…
Topics: Arts & Entertainment Christian Life Inspiration Jesus Metaphors, Life Lessons Spirituality, Seeking God

There are 15 more items for the category Faith, Religion & Spirituality and the Jesus topic...See the whole list


 1 record found

Love Does! by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(March 24, 2013)
Bob Goff's new book illustrates how and why…
Topics: Discipleship Jesus Love Religion


 13 records found

Take Up Your Cross by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(February 22, 2023)
An Ash Wednesday reflection…
Topics: Beliefs Christian Life Discipleship Discipline Easter Holidays Jesus Religion

The Christmas Plaid by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(December 31, 2022)
Finding the true meaning of Christmas in a holiday decoration…
Topics: Christmas Faith Holidays Holiday Season Jesus Metaphors, Life Lessons

What if Jesus Had Never Been Born? by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(December 17, 2022)
A short story by Philip Van Doren Stern became a screenplay we know as 'It's a Wonderful Life'…
Topics: Books Christmas History Holidays Holiday Season Jesus Movies Religion

An Average Joe by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(December 19, 2020)
Why Nativity figures should wear masks this year…
Topics: Christmas COVID-19 Faith Government History Holidays Holiday Season Jesus

I Herd the Shoppers by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(December 15, 2018)
New lyrics to a familiar Christmas carol tune…
Topics: Christmas Faith Financial Holidays Holiday Season Jesus Stress

There are 8 more items for the category Holidays and the Jesus topic...See the whole list

News & Current Events

 2 records found

I Can't Breathe by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(June 6, 2020)
Why Jesus understands George Floyd…
Topics: Compassion Crime, Justice, Punishment Current Events, News Faith Jesus News Racism and Inequality Social Issues

The Sting (Revisited) by Greg Asimakoupoulos

(October 5, 2008)
Praying Paul Newman made his peace with God…
Topics: Personal Stories (Biography/Autobiography) Dying and Death Jesus