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  • In conversation with: Nicola Dufficy
    In conversation with: Nicola Dufficy
    To say Nicola Dufficy, Director of Programming and Operations of theINSPIRE! Toronto International Book Fair, is excited about the next couple months is an understatement. "We really see a place for a new festival likeINSPIRE! in Toronto,...
  • The Bible: The Word of God
    Day 14 Lenten Scripture and Meditation: Psalm 119:97-104
    Scripture Reading: Psalm 119:97-104Oh, how I love your law!I meditate on it all day long.Your commands are always with meand make me wiser than my enemies.I have more insight than all my teachers,for I meditate on your statutes.I have more...
  • Trust Issues - A Devotion
    Trust Issues - A Devotion
    Hebrews 3:12-14 (NLT)Be careful then, dear brothers and sisters. Make sure that your own hearts are not evil and unbelieving, turning you away from the living God. You must warn each other every day, while it is still “today,” so that...
  • What is that glow?
    What is that glow?
    And all of us, as with unveiled face, [because we] continued to behold [in the Word of God] as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are constantly being transfigured into His very own image in ever increasing splendor and from one degree of glory to...
  • If You Only Knew - A Devotion
    If You Only Knew - A Devotion
    Matthew 13:11-13 (NLT)He replied, “You are permitted to understand the secrets of the Kingdom of Heaven, but others are not. To those who listen to my teaching, more understanding will be given, and they will have an abundance of knowledge....
  • We are so loved and cared for
    We are so loved and cared for
    Yet I taught Ephraim to walk, taking them by their arms or taking them up in My arms, but they did not know that I healed them. I drew them with cords of a man, with bands of love, and I was to them as one who lifts up and eases the yoke over...
  • Thanksgiving, an attitude of gratitude
    Thanksgiving, an attitude of gratitude
    I’ve heard it said that people are just as happy as they choose to be. I agree. We may not be able to choose our situations and circumstances, but we can choose our reaction towards them.As we celebrate, Thanksgiving, we can choose to have...
  • National Parks close during Federal government shutdown
    There’s a vocabulary lesson embedded in the Federal government shutdown
    While the Fall 2013 Federal government shutdown (Fig. 1) has brought pain, suffering and inconvenience to some, it has also brought some positives and a great many learning opportunities to everyone. One of these opportunities involves vocabulary ...
  • Word of Mouth Marketing
    How to get UNLIMITED Free Marketing Exposure!
    How to get UNLIMITED Free Marketing Exposure!By David BrethDo you know what the most powerful, and effective, form ofadvertising is?It's word-of-mouth advertising!A customer, or client, that is happy with your service is likely tomention your...
  • Thesaurus
    Say what? 18 words that should be brought back to life
    Trends come and go, and English diction is no exception. If the below list of words are anything to go by, however, then history really ought to repeat itself! Taken from two sources,“The Word Museum: The Most Remarkable English Words Ever...
  • Preacher teaches the congregation about 'A Low Down God'
    Preacher teaches the congregation about 'A Low Down God'
    Rev. Roberta Jackson, associate minister at First Union Baptist Church in Richmond, Virginia preached on Sunday, July 21, 2013.She used only one verse for her sermon:The Word became flesh and made his dwelling among us. We have seen his glory, the...
  • Your soul is greater than any problem you will face today
    Your soul is greater than any problem you will face today
    If you are patient and sincerely realize that when you wake up in the morning, the day ahead may be one in which many demands will be made upon you, demands of an extraordinary nature, some of it you will not be able to fill. Conscious union with...
  • Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access, and Outlook.  Learn it all for 25 cents an hour
    Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access, and Outlook. Learn it all for 25 cents an hour
    Do your travel adventures take you all over the globe? Or maybe just all over the United States? New Mexico? Bernalillo County?No matter how far you travel or how close you stay to your home base there is a good chance that you might write about...
  • Pope Pius IX Court
    Dolan's Convocation at DNC Riled Democrats
    Who saw the end ofthe Democrat National Convention? How many saw Cardinal Timothy Dolan, Archbishop of New York’s 5 minute concluding speech? John Bender, a seminarian from the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, seems to put things best in his...
  • Know the Truth - A Devotion
    Know the Truth - A Devotion
    John 8:31-32 (NLT)Jesus said to the people who believed in him, “You are truly my disciples if you remain faithful to my teachings. And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.”An email came from our automobile...