We must NEVER give our children everything that they want….because if we do then they do not learn that life is NOT fair…and we cannot always get our way…or what we want. Then they may think that if they want something, all they have to do is whine and pitch a fit and they will get whatever they want. That is how we ended up with a “Entitlement Generation”.
- Reality is…bad things happen to…
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Service ends one of his verses in this fashion: “It’s the keeping on living that’s hard.” Living has always been hard, not only for the alcoholic but for humanity in general since the beginning of recorded history – and was probably even worse before that.
We are surrounded on all sides by…
Hashtag activism is a growing trend. With 100 million active twitter users the hashtag is changing the way people repond to global events.
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Monday, July 28, 2014
Today, we remind ourselves why abstaining from drinking is not enough in recovery. Addiction in general and alcoholism specifically are three-level diseases – physical, emotional, and spiritual. While not drinking is most certainly the beginning, it is not the end because abstaining will improve the…
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If only it were that easy…
If you’re serious about attracting an audience of a substantial size and actually selling your eBook, you need to be verycareful about what and how you…
My husband, “the light of my life.”
He is 58 and I am 60. God really does know what He is doing. We are able to be at home together with my “forced retirement”.
At first, I felt guilty, because I had always worked since I was 12. I was brought up to believe, that if I wanted something that I had to work for it.
Now, God wants me to care for my husband, obviously because that is where I am, for…
The “Snowden effect” has hit the Show-Me State, and two state lawmakers hope the feds will take notice.
Sen. Rob Schaaf and Rep. Paul Curtman, both Republicans, have added a ballot to the August 5 primary that will allow Missourians to vote on whether the government shall be allowed to access their electronic communications without a search warrant.
If the constitutional amendment passes, SJR 27 will make Missouri the first state in the country that will have made a constitutional response to the federal government’s massive surveillance reach, the extent of which was revealed by former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden.
Schaaf and Curtman aren’t shy in admitting that the amendment was inspired by Snowden’s intelligence leaks, calling their measure “a direct response to revelations about the scope and nature of the NSA’s domestic spying programs.”