Audiences often go to the movies to escape the humdrum of day-to-day monotony. Yet some of the greatest movies are based on everyday life stories. While added drama may occasionally be necessary to bring these stories up to cinematic standards, the fact remains that the truth is often more interesting than fiction. Though these movies […]
Since posting my Empties in February I have been completely MIA when it comes to blogging – I am trying to get back to it so finger’s crossed!! Anyway, what better way to start than with another very late empties post!! These are my Empties from March despite being a few days away from May!! […]
Nominees to serve on the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee, the four denominational boards — International Mission Board, North American Mission Board, LifeWay Christian Resources, and GuideStone Financial Resources, the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, the six seminaries, and the Committee on Order of Business — have been selected by the 2019 SBC Committee on […]
THE SECRET OF LIFE is a sermon about the mystery of life and death preached by The Rev. Jeffrey A. Geary at the White Plains Presbyterian Church on Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019. It was inspired by a provocative piece of writing by Asian eco-feminist Jea Sophia Oh, “Seeds, Cross and a Paradox of Life […]
Prince William and Prince Harry kept their distance while attending Sunday’s family Easter service
The United States of America’s ambassador to Ghana, Robert P Jackson has revealed that about 7000 Ghanaians are being processed for deportation. Mr. Jackson told a local media in the Brong Ahafo Region on Thursday, April 27 that they are on the process and do not feel sorry about that. “In fact, about 7,000 of […]
Something a bit different to break up the stories as we travel onward in time. Perhaps it will be interesting to frame works in context , and to re-live moments in history that have arguably shaped us all. We must always remember authors as products of their time, whether emerging from or speaking back to […]
It has hit me recently that almost all my general knowledge (which is admittedly not extensive) comes from reading books. And I don’t mean the encyclopeadia. Or even history books (unless you count historical fiction.) No, I mean novels. Good, bad and average. And mainly children’s novels if I’m totally honest. When I was growing […]
By Ray Festus Symperr US-based Afemai-born philanthropic juggernaut, Mr. Philips Suru Oseh, fondly called Dan Suru by his admirers, from Igarra, the headquarters of Akoko-Edo Local Government Area, Edo State, South-South Nigeria has donated a water borehole to Igarra community. Strategically sited at Aribe axis of Ufa Quarters in Igarra to also serve the residents […]
A complete listing of all available online Bristol County Massachusetts cemeteries, with links to multiple cemetery transcriptions, gravestone photos, tombstone photos, official records, etc.
A complete listing of all available online Berkshire County Massachusetts cemeteries, with links to multiple cemetery transcriptions, gravestone photos, tombstone photos, official records, etc.
We start today’s posting with King of Toungoo Dynasty of Burma, Tabinshwehti opened up in 1516. Physician and collector who’s stuff was worthy enough to start the British Museum and with various streets etc named after him in the posher parts of London, Hans Sloane was somewhat of a curiosity to his parents from 1660. […]
By Ian Laird @UneducatedU on Twitter This is a weekly look at the top soccer leagues in Europe where I select the ten games from the coming “weekend” (Friday through Monday) that I believe to be the most compelling and breakdown the game and the stories surrounding the players, coaches, and clubs that are involved. […]
Esta é a lista dos 1001 livros para ler antes de morrer. Os em verde já li ou estou lendo. Os em rosa são os que quero ler. Atualizado em 12/04/2019 (Acredito que muitos títulos tenham sido mal-traduzidos, por isso, se vir algum erro abaixo, por favor, me avise!) 1. Never Let Me Go – […]