David Conta

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5 Steps to Help You Stay Calm in a Crisis

What would your emergency response to a crisis look like? Prepare yourself for the day when you’re not imagining the unimaginable<p><b>1. LIVE A MEANINGFUL LIFE.</b><p><b>2. DEVISE A PLAN OF ACTION NOW.</b><p><b>3. BREATHE.</b><p>Tips and exercises for better breathing<p><b>4. PAT YOURSELF ON THE BACK.</b><p><b>5. LIVE IN THE MOMENT.</b>Mindfulness

Obamacare: The Law of Unintended Consequences

Unplanned and unpleasant surprises are popping up on multiple fronts. Here's why Obamacare is becoming the law of unintended consequences.<p>Some see …

1 John 4 - The Message

1 John 4 The Message (MSG)<p>Don’t Believe Everything You Hear<p>4 My dear friends, don’t believe everything you hear. Carefully weigh and examine what …

Faith

Admitting You Were Wrong Doesn't Make You Weak -- It Makes You Awesome!

It takes tremendous fortitude to utter the words “I was wrong, and I am sorry”. I love that word: fortitude. I could list the dictionary definition of fortitude, but let’s be honest, why go to that trouble when Bill Gates blessed us with Microsoft Word’s single click to see its synonyms, which are: …

You Can't Judge a Book (or a Dog) by Its Cover

And why would you? The cover just grabs your attention and keeps out the dust (and the fleas). It takes only a moment to crack open the book and get a sense of whether the writing, the subject, or the plot is interesting to you.<p>Anybody who has more than one child or has tended a litter of pups can …