Posted: August 13th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (1)

Not many people know that the word life is mentioned in the Bible using three different words: bios, zoe, and psuche. Each word translates to the English word “life” but they also have their own meanings. Bios Bios is where we get the word...

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Posted: August 6th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (0)

The year was 1994: I was 37 years old, and 23 pounds overweight. The doctors findings validated years of self-negligence?my blood works were a horror story, my cholesterol bad, and my sugar off the charts. I had seriously bad eating habits...

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Posted: July 30th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (0)

Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner, authors of Freakanomics and Super Freakanomics, wrote that “People respond to incentives.” They validated their point in their two bestselling books, by citing how this truth applied to schoolteachers,...

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Posted: July 23rd, 2015 | Blog | Comments (0)

Charles Dickens’ novel “Oliver Twist” was first published as a serial between 1837 and 1839. It was one of the earliest novels that contained a social slant addressing the issues of the day; particularly society’s way of turning a blind eye to...

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Posted: July 16th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (0)

One evening, Marie chanced upon You tube videos of a British TV show featuring 2 types of people: Extreme Hoarders and Extreme Cleaners. On one end, you would have "a collector of stuff" gone wild, her house bursting at the seams with boxes...

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Posted: July 9th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (3)

"Freedom! Freedom! Freedom! Freedom!” so sang the raspy voice of folk singer Richie Havens. This was the battle cry of the Woodstock generation. Depending on your age, you might think that the Woodstock I’m referring to is Snoopy’s yellow...

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Posted: July 2nd, 2015 | Blog | Comments (0)

Isn’t it interesting, how the things that we value and feel are "musts" in December (buy the Christmas tree, decorate the home, shop and wrap gifts until you drop) lose their importance come January? How a thoroughly content, wonderful, single...

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Posted: June 25th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (1)

“For You formed my inward parts; You wove me in my mother's womb. I will give thanks to You, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; Wonderful are Your works, And my soul knows it very well." Psalm 139: 13-14 The way God created you is...

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Posted: June 18th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (2)

As many of you know, my wife Marie is a writer. In light of the upcoming Father’s Day celebrations, she wrote us a poem entitled “A Salute on Father’s Day”. A Salute on Father's Day by Marie Bonifacio Here's a SALUTE to the Uncommon...

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Posted: June 11th, 2015 | Blog | Comments (1)

For the longest time, gold has been the standard for valuing currency. Based on this standard, the Pound Sterling (otherwise known as the British Pound) has become the oldest and one of the highest valued currencies in the world today. This...

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