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People have tried to stop lava from flowing. This is why they failed

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's no way to stop lava.<p>Once fissures open and the hot stuff starts flowing, it's best not to fight nature.<p>"The flows cannot be stopped, but people have tried in the past," said Benjamin Andrews, director of the Global Volcanism Program at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural …

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Watch flaming lava consume a Ford Mustang in time-lapse video

<b>(CNN) —</b> Brandon Clement arrived in the Leilani Estates community on Hawaii's Big Island Sunday, hoping to witness the ongoing eruption of the Kilauea volcano. Officials had allowed evacuated residents return to check their homes.<p>Suddenly, he saw flames shoot up in the air, and a mound of lava …

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Huffington Post Declares That The Holy Bible Is Not The Word Of God • Now The End Begins

The Huffington Post is the mouthpiece of the Liberal Left and the LGBT Mafia, and as such they are the sworn enemies of Bible believing Christians …

‘Unbelievable’: Evangelist Franklin Graham Responds to Gov’t Decision to Fine Christian Bakers $135,000 for Declining a Gay Wedding Cake

Evangelist Franklin Graham, son of famed preacher Billy Graham, decried a decision by Oregon officials to fine bakers Aaron and Melissa Klein $135,000 for refusing to make a wedding cake for a lesbian couple, calling it “unbelievable.”<p>“Brad Avakian, Oregon’s Bureau of Labor & Industries …

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Mentoring Myths and Realities: Part One - Take the Test

<i>Published 6/6/2015</i><p>A mentor gives advice and guides someone who is less experienced and successful, i.e., a mentee or protégé.<p>Mentoring is a gift and …

Leadership

How to Develop an Effective Meeting Agenda

A meeting agenda is the list of items that participants hope to accomplish at a meeting. The agenda should be distributed to participants several …

How to Make Team Meetings Less Painful Than a Root Canal

If you manage 2 or more employees, it’s a good idea to have regular team meetings. Team meetings encourage collaboration, a sense of belonging and …

8 Meeting Commandments that we all Need to Follow

<i>This post recently appeared on</i> <i>SmartBlog on Leadership</i><i>:</i> <br>We all like to complain about meetings. Meetings are a waste of time, boring, inefficient, run …

4 Ways to Get a Grip on Email

This is a guest post by Jonathan Pearson:Email. It’s a necessary evil.Well, it’s not always evil, it can actually provide some great opportunities to …

Six Ways to Build Your Confidence as a Leader

3 Things Remarkably Successful People Do During the First Hour of Each Day

The first hour of your day is the most important one. Take these small steps to make sure it doesn't go to waste.<p>Mornings are, of course, an essential time of day. They are your first hours after a night of rest and rejuvenation. Every morning, I wake--admittedly, some days with more difficulty …

6 Key Ways to Maximize Your Introverted Employees' Strengths

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Just like extroverts, introverts are the backbone of successful companies. While you won’t see them glad-handing with investors or clamoring for recognition on a well-executed project, they will drive your business’s success just as much …

So Let Me Get This Straight...

Franklin Graham, the president of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association, has had enough. He was outraged after watching a Wells Fargo commercial featuring a lesbian couple who are learning sign language before adopting a deaf child. Graham took to Facebook and called the ad an example of "the tide …

New Greek Website by B&H Academic Author Rob Plummer - B&H Academic

One of my greatest frustrations as a Professor of New Testament Greek is watching students learn Greek reasonably well and then head off to …

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‘Huge paradigm shift’: Biggest cancer breakthrough in 40 years sees tumors disappear

Terminally ill cancer patients have seen miracle reversals, with some tumors completely disappearing, thanks to new drugs, which follow trials with …

26 Fast-Food Lunches That Are Actually Healthy

Yes, it's true! These lunches are great options for those days when you just can't get around to packing your own — because it definitely happens.<p>And sometimes that's just not realistic and not gonna happen. And if you DO find yourself with fast food as your only option, wouldn't it be nice to know …

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This amazing Google Earth trick shows Russia lied about the passenger plane shot down in eastern Ukraine

In Bellingcat's latest report, "Forensic Analysis of Satellite Images Released by the Russian Ministry of Defense," we exposed how Russia had falsely claimed satellite imagery from June 2014 was from July 14 and July 17.<p>As with nearly all of Bellingcat's work, we used open-source information, …

Shocking Biblical Discovery Made in Egyptian Mummy Mask... Atheists Are NOT Happy

It was a shocking discovery and a victory for Biblical scholars — a fragment of the gospel of Mark found inside a mummy mask in Egypt and announced …

30 Ways Body Language Will Give You Away

Dawn Van Ness<p>Read full profile<p>Have you ever given someone the wrong idea or the wrong impression? You might hear someone say with surprise, “Oh, I …

The Top 4 Reasons Why You're Still Not Losing Your Belly Fat

You've been watching what you eat and regularly working out for weeks and weeks now but you still can't seem to fit into your old pair of jeans or …

9 Tests Every Leader Must Pass

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For hundreds of years, people have wanted to know the answer to one question: Are leaders born or made?<p>In other words, is leadership a matter of having the right genes or the right education?<p>After decades of research and thousands of …

Don’t Confuse Spirituality with Righteousness

When I first became a Christian I was introduced to the priorities of the Christian community. I learned quickly that it was expected of me that I …

Pro-Evolution Tenured Professor Laid Off from Nazarene University

Update (Apr. 22): Theology professor Tom Oord’s termination has been placed on hold, and he will be allowed to teach his summer classes at Northwest …

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Flashback: Christian schools will have no choice about gay marriage

A Supreme Court ruling could shatter religious school finances.<p>Justice Alito posed a predictable, but revealing question to Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, Jr., in the recent Supreme Court same-sex marriage oral argument: "In the Bob Jones case, the court held that a college was not entitled to …

C. S. Lewis on Modern Bible Translations

It’s hard to believe this wasn’t penned yesterday. I don’t know the original date it was written, but it first appeared in the collection titled <i>God</i> …