Monthly Archives: August 2013

Where, oh where, has America gone?

My task, and I have accepted it, is to sort through, catalog, digitize, and distribute the effects of Karen’s grandparents and parents, my parents, and that which Karen and I have accumulated during our lives–before and now while married. In … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Christianity | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Unlocking your Legacy: 25 Keys for Success, by Paul J Meyer

When all is said and done, each of us will leave only four things behind: Memories-thoughts that others have of us Souvenirs-proof of our existence. Trophies-records of our achievements. Legacies-everything you are and possess today. Eventually, memories will fade and … Continue reading

Posted in Aging, Biblical Worldview, Disciplined Living, religion, The Future | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

More Single Moms Have Never Married, by Rachel Sheffield

More Single Moms Have Never Married Rachel Sheffield August 19, 2013 ACESTOCK Stock Connection USA/Newscom Forty-four percent of single mothers have never been married. This is 11 times the percent of never-married single mothers in 1960. The Pew Research Center reports: … Continue reading

Posted in Breakdown of Marriage, Breakdown of the Family, Children at Risk, Cultural Barometer, Death of Western Culture, Marriage-less Society, Not Following God's Plan, Society at Risk | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

I’ve Got the Obama Blues, by Alan Caruba

I’ve Got the Obama Blues – Tea Party Nation By Alan Caruba I have a case of the Obama blues, a nagging depression that is exacerbated daily by having to listen to the endless lies he tells about everything when he … Continue reading

Posted in Abuse of Power, Death of a Nation, Dictatorship, Obama, Socialism, Society at Risk | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Today’s workplace design: Is there room for the introvert?

Today’s workplace design: Is there room for the introvert? August 16, 2013 This year’s AIA National Convention kicked off with a rock band, inspirational speeches, and a film lauding the collegial values of 2013 Firm Award winner Tod Williams Billie … Continue reading

Posted in Psychology | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The secret to creativity is… a messy desk?!

The secret to creativity is… a messy desk?! August 19, 2013 Anyone whose desk resembles a war zone can proudly cite a new scientific study that suggests a messy workspace may actually help people think more creatively and stimulate new ideas. Psychological … Continue reading

Posted in Psychology | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Immigration or Invasion? By Enza Ferreri

Immigration or Invasion? August 20, 2013 By Enza Ferreri  What we insist on calling “immigration” from the Third World to Western European countries like Britain is a historically new phenomenon, for which a case can be made that other, more appropriate terms … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Barometer, Death of a Nation, Death of Western Culture, Liberalism, Muslim, News and politics, Progressives, Sharia, Socialism, Society at Risk, welfare state | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment