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Stoicism in the Time of Plague

Stoicism in the Time of Plague

The Story of Marcus Aurelius and the Antonine Plague This is a dramatized account of the events surrounding the Antonine Plague, which spread across Europe in the late 2nd century AD. It inspired the discussion of these events in relation to Stoic philosophy found in my book How to Think Like a Roman Emperor: The Stoic Philosophy of Marcus Aurelius. […]

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Make A Conference Only Donation & Receive ECWA Fleece Jacket

With a minimum donation of $75, we will send you this beautiful ECWA Fleece Jacket that can be worn all year round. Which means, for example, if your donation is $100 for the Women’s Group, you need to add a minimum of $75 to the $100 to qualify for the ECWA fleece jacket. ECWA fleece jacket is a branded Eddie […]

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2020 Global Year 0f The Bible: How Are We Doing?

2020 Global Year 0f The Bible: How Are We Doing?

March 31st was the end of the first quarter of the year. Still remember our goal and commitment to 2020 Global Year of the Bible? How are we doing so far?  With one third of the year now behind us, perhaps it’s time to pause and assess our journey so far. Sure it’s a challenging adventure and for some it’s […]

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Kanye West – Follow God

Kanye West – Follow God

Kanye West – Follow God Lyrics Father, I stretch Stretch my hands to You Lifelike, this is what your life like, try to live your life right People really know you, push your buttons like type write This is like a movie, but it’s really very lifelike Every single night right, every single fight, right? I was looking at the […]

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A girls makes a drawing reading "Everything is going to be alright", as part of school homework on the COVID-19 coronavirus on March 12, 2020 in Manta, near Cuneo, Northwestern Italy. (Images Marco Bertorello/AFP/GETTY Images)

Creative Ways to Work With Your Kids in the Age of Coronavirus

As the new coronavirus, COVID-19, spreads throughout the world, kids are home now for a while. It’s your job as parents/guardians to keep your kids priorities and their daily activities as busy and fun as possible with or without their devices. During the weekday, it’s best to stick with their school schedule that their teachers or instructors gave them. Several […]

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When you wake up in the morning, immediately turn on the lights or open window exposed to bright light. Light will give a signal to the brain moments to wake or sleep (Image Muiwyan)

Christian Morning Routine: How To Anchor Your Day

Developing a Christian morning routine is important for your spiritual growth. It also affects your attitude throughout the day. I am one of those people who need a morning routine. If I don’t have one I get sucked into one of these two vortexes. The vortex of busy: You know that vortex of “Oh my goodness, I have so much […]

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Jesus: The light of the world

You Chose This?

This is the verdict: light has come into the world, but men loved darkness instead of light because their deeds were evil. John 3:19 God in His wisdom created the day and the night. Men go about their work in the daytime and rest during the night. This pattern still holds true in many parts of the world except in […]

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How to Be Successful in a Toxic Culture

How to Be Successful in a Toxic Culture

If you’re working in a toxic organizational culture, you already know what a struggle it can be to succeed—or even survive. You’re far from alone—many people find themselves doing a job they love in a workplace they hate. You may not be able to single-handedly change the culture around you, but there are things you can do to advance your […]

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In Defense of Rigidity

In Defense of Rigidity

“Clericalism has a direct consequence in rigidity. Have you never seen young priests all stiff in black cassocks and hats in the shape of the planet Saturn on their heads? Behind all the rigid clericalism there are serious problems.” —Pope Francis, September 5, 2019 address to Jesuits in Mozambique Though it is one of the more prominent themes in the […]

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Existential crisis Art Print by daphnetantiart

Existential Crisis: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

An existential crisis may occur when a person frequently wonders whether or not life has any inherent meaning or purpose. A person may also question their own existence within a world that might seem meaningless. Most people experience anxiety, depression, and stress at some point in their lives. For many, these emotions are short-term and don’t interfere too much with […]

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