We’ve decided to quit being a welcoming church. No kidding. We’re giving it up. Like so many congregations, we’ve sunk an amazing amount of time and energy into becoming a welcoming church. We changed worship styles, trained greeters and ushers, wore name tags, brewed coffee, went to workshops on hospitality and put our friendliest people …
10 Ways to Be a Welcoming Church to Those With Special Needs
For those willing to welcome those with special needs, how can today’s churches better serve these families? One parent shares some tips.
What is a Church?
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
Why Church Members Don't Invite Others to Church
We cover a recent post here at the blog written by Chuck Lawless on why church members don't invite others to church
What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality
There is a lot of unnecessary confusion about what the Bible is really saying about homosexuality. Dr. Michael Brown offers five key scriptural truths that dismantle the modern-day argument that God's Word condones the homosexual ...
Caught Misbehaving: Folks who break the rules of the Phoenix light rail
Folks often ignore the Light Rail signs that warn: "Do not cross the tracks!"
Booker winners Bernardine Evaristo and Margaret Atwood on breaking the rules
The judges staged a ‘joyful mutiny’ to name the pair joint winners of the literary prize. And that’s not all that unites them
McCaskill vs. Ocasio-Cortez? Senator says 'I'm a little confused why she's the thing.'
Sen. Claire McCaskill has some advice for Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the incoming freshman who has rapidly risen from obscurity to one of the most well-known figures in the Democratic Party: Talk
How To Break The Rules Of Composition
We've all been told the same rules on how to crop and place objects in pictures, but we've also been told that these are only guidelines. I'm here to show yo...
The SEC is trying to drop a hammer on Elon Musk. How big can it be?
The Securities and Exchange Commission sued the Tesla CEO for what it says was misleading tweets that hurt investors. A former SEC lawyer tells us what could be next.
Twitter Seeks to Clarify its Approach Relating to "Public Interest" Tweets Which Break its...
Twitter has once again sought to clarify its approach to tweets by elected officials which technically violate platform rules.
What to Do When It’s Too Hot for a Dog Walk
Dogs need daily exercise for good physical and emotional wellness. But when the temperature soars, it may not be safe for your dog to exercise strenuously outdoors. Instead, try some indoor workouts, which can be fun for both of you. Just make sure you consult the veterinarian first to check that it’s safe for your…
How To Install A Water Hammer Arrester
Water hammer is caused by the sudden stop or change in direction of water flow. Installing a water hammer arrester at the source can stop it.
What did you do over spring break?
Our students are back on campus! We caught up with them and asked them what they've been up to since school let out for break!
What to Look for in a Walk-in Tub
This article provides a list of needed and unnecessary feature to consider when buying a walk-in tub. These features determine the purchase price and in some instances allows a vendor to over charge for items that are just not necessary. When finished, the buyer will have a good idea as what is needed to make a wise decision.
Treatment Alternatives for ADHD: What Is the Evidence?
Is there an ADHD diet? Can biofeedback bring relief from ADHD symptoms? With so much information about ADHD, parents, teachers, and caregivers may need help sorting out the promises from the actual results. This workshop will cover commonly offered alternative treatments and weigh the evidence for their effectiveness to date. Presenter: Richard Gallagher, PhD
20 oz. One-Piece Steel Hammer
The One-piece Steel Hammer features optimal weight distribution for a controlled swing. Its oval shaped strike face makes toe-nailing easy! It features a side nail puller for efficient nail pulling and has an intuitive design made of a single piece of steel makes this hammer very durable!
Breaking the rules
You know how you’re taught to write sentences that are not too long, so the reader doesn’t get lost in them? Well, that’s not always the ...
» Keeneland’s Before the Hammer: Well-Rounded Consignment for Hunter Valley at KEENOV
Before the Hammer is a series presented by Keeneland that spotlights consignors, their stories of success and their featured offerings at the upcoming Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale. (Nov. 5-16) If presenting a diverse, well-rounded consignment …