Pastor Rob reflects on a reading for the Academy for Spiritual Formation from Ignatius of Loyola (with added poem)
Smoking causes damage to nearly every organ in the body and is directly responsible for a number of diseases.It is estimated that 1 in 2 smokers will die from a smoking-related disease. Smoking shortens the life of a male by about 12 years and the life of a female by around 11 years. Two poisons […]
“You can’t out run your fork”- said someone somewhere. I think that means I can’t work off a bad diet. Now that I have removed alcohol from my life. I quit nicotine lozenges. I ran 3 races last year and joined a gym. If I was my husband I would have lost 20 pounds, but […]
People…. I’m going to say this out loud… are you ready for it? I, am self proclaimed perfectionist! There, I said it. But if you know me well, you probably already knew that! There are so many aspects of life that I push myself to achieve greatness, and if I fall short, you had better […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s top health authorities agree: Teen vaping is an epidemic that now affects some 3.6 million underage users of Juul and other e-cigarettes. But no one seems to know the best way to help teenagers who may be addicted to nicotine. E-cigarettes are now the top high-risk substance used by teenagers, […]
•A Sheep of a Different Color In Defense of the Faith By Wendy Wippel https://www.raptureforums.com/forums/threads/a-sheep-of-a-different-color.90786/ • as a geneticist • discusses Genesis 30:37-40 ~ where Jacob is mysteriously breeding spotted sheep by mating white sheep in front of peeled branches in a watering hole • describes Epigenetics (meaning genetics “on top of” genetics) “And […]
New Ideas Into Marijuana Never Before Revealed Marijuana is tested on the grounds of reasonable cause, instead of random administration. Marijuana comprises tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), that’s the chemical compound that leads to the drug’s effects. Marijuana is among the most popular substances during pregnancy in america. Marijuana has the capacity to cause problems in your everyday […]
The conversation I would like to get started today focuses on quitting what you start. As a parent, I have always encouraged my kids to finish what they start. Sports is a big place where I believe this applies. A whole team is depending on your participation. Some sports are just about you. Do you […]
Since our birth, we are defined to go through social institutions like kindergarten, school, university and then get a job to become adults, get married, get our own kids and dedicate ourselves to them and spend our lives like this just because that is what usually people do. During the 4th year of my Bachelor, I […]
Over two years ago, I quit my 9-5 job because it made me unhappy, stressed & prevented me from pursuing my second passion : travelling. • I got on a plane to Lima, Peru & travelled for the next 4.5 months around South America (& Thailand). I really thought this experience would help me […]
I started the New Year drafting my current manuscript idea. My goal is 10,000 words by the end of the month, which translates into roughly 323 words a day. Now, with a part-time job and class/homework and the regular commitments most people have on a daily basis, this promise to myself can be a bit […]
Shutdown Could Affect Patients Seeking Specific Addiction Treatment [News 5 Nashville]The ongoing government shutdown is hindering some doctors from getting approval from the FDA to prescribe buprenorphine. Charlie Sheen “Feels Good” After Getting Sober [People]The actor discussed his decision to get sober and how he feels after going public with his sobriety. Next up, Sheen is […]
Britons living in Portugal will keep their residency rights and tourists won’t need a visa even in the event of a no-deal Brexit, and Lisbon hopes Britain would offer the same benefits to Portuguese citizens, Economy Minister Pedro Siza Vieira said.
Portugal’s Economy minister Pedro Siza Vieira speaks during an interview with Reuters in Lisbon, Portugal January 16, 2019. Picture taken January 16, 2019. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
Britain is due to leave the European Union on March 29 but Parliament’s rejection this week of Prime Minister Theresa May’s withdrawal agreement with Brussels has thrown those plans into chaos and opened up a range of outcomes, from quitting with no agreement on future relations to halting Brexit altogether.
“At this moment we do not even know what the United Kingdom wants,” Siza Vieira told Reuters in an interview late on Wednesday.