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The Bible Gives Us 10 Ways To Show Our Love Toward Others

Subscriber onlyIn August of 2012, I wrote a Reflection titled "10 ways to love," and I was recently asked if I would run it again. I got the basic idea from Dr. Charles Swindoll, and it reminded me of the sonnet by Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1806-1861) titled, "How Do I love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways." That poem speaks of the loyalty and attention that is required to love others. But knowing I need to love and knowing how to love are two different concepts. This list helps us to know HOW we can manifest our love. Continue reading...

Bad Bills Prolific During 91st Session, Despite Debate, Votes

Subscriber onlyAfter two weeks of gleaning good bills from the over 1,127 signed into law from the 91st General Assembly, now is the time to focus on some of the bad bills. Continue reading...

Tough Times And Good Times For Teachers

Subscriber onlySchool districts are on the final stretch of another school year, and it is a good time to appreciate and encourage our educators. For that matter, anyone who works in situations that are sometimes challenging may often need moral support. Continue reading...

Gracie Got Her Voice Back

Subscriber onlyIt is a terrible thing when fear makes you lose your voice. It happened to Gracie. Continue reading...

Letter To Editor

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Kids Think The Funnest Things

Subscriber onlyArt Linkletter hosted a show about children's funny sayings. In school rooms, if you listen, you can learn the craziest things. For example, consider this example of how a child's mind works. Continue reading...

More 'Good' Bills From 91st Session; Many Adjustments

Subscriber onlyAs promised, here are some more of the "good bills" that have been made into law. As of April 13, 1,113 Acts have been signed into law by Gov. Asa Hutchinson. Continue reading...

Character Education Starts At Classroom Door

Subscriber onlyDr. Hal Urban is a speaker, teacher, and author of several books, including Life's Greatest Lessons, Choices that Change Lives; Positive Words, Powerful Results; and Lessons from the Classroom, 20 Things Good Teachers Do. Continue reading...