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4 Surprises in Bible Publishing

LightstockFor seven months now, I’ve been serving as the Bible and Reference Publisher for Broadman & Holman and overseeing the launch of the …

Stunning portraits show what beauty looks like around the world

Romanian-born photographer Mihaela Noroc has been photographing women around the world for the last four years.<p>She's captured portraits in close to 60 countries from Afghanistan to Iceland.<p>Noroc is calling her project The Atlas of Beauty, and she's planning on publishing a book of her photographs …

Convoy of Hope Responds to Flooding in Peru

April 3, 2017 | 4:25 PM<p><b>SPRINGFIELD, MO</b>Over the weekend, our team continued their work to provide emergency supplies for families located in isolated …

27 Ways to Learn to Program Online

Whether you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time programmer, want to try to build a website or app on the side, or are just looking to round out your skill set, learning to code has certainly been something a lot of people have started to do lately. And while being a programmer …

This quick communications checklist could improve your work life

Speaking freely isn’t easy and it isn’t always wise, particularly at work. Theoretically, people want to communicate. But in reality, exchanging our thoughts can feel dangerous—sometimes with good reason.<p>Researchers from the UK’s Hult International Business School spent two years studying 60 …

Leadership

Google Map Maker officially shut down on March 31st

Google Maps is the go-to navigation service for millions, but it wasn’t always as good as it is today. Back in 2008, Google launched Map Maker to allow users to help fill in the gaps to by adding things like roads, bridges, and so on. Now, Map Maker is dead as of March 31st…<p>Why did Google pull the …

Turning Negative Thinkers Into Positive Ones

Most mornings as I leave the Y after my swim and shower, I cross paths with a coterie of toddlers entering with their caregivers for a kid-oriented activity. I can’t resist saying hello, requesting a high-five, and wishing them a fun time. I leave the Y grinning from ear to ear, uplifted not just …

Mindfulness

5 Bad Habits You Must Change to Be More Productive

No. 3 was killing my business in 2016 and still has an effect in 2017.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productivity is very important in today's fast-moving world. Most people try to add to their routine to get more done, but that approach takes a while before …

Time Management

Natural wonders that will blow your mind

For all our obsession with man-made wonders, technological advances and increasing urbanisation, nothing compares to the creations of Mother Nature.<p>Vast cave systems, wild desert landscapes and breathtaking waterfalls all remind us of our small place in earth’s story. And even with our …

Hiking

Take 2 Minutes to Flatten Your Abs With This Ultrafast Workout

With slider discs (or wash cloths or paper plates), and just a small amount of space to move, you'll whip through this lightning-fast ab workout, targeting your obliques, lower abs, and that "six-pack zone."<p>Four moves, 30 seconds each, and you don't even have to stand up — all these moves are on …

Workouts

Changes in Policing Take Hold in One of the Nation’s Most Dangerous Cities

CAMDEN, N.J. — Every few months, the police chief here asks which officers wrote the most tickets.<p>Elsewhere, this might lead to praise, but in Camden — where 40 percent of residents live below the poverty line, the murder rate compares to that of El Salvador and one of the most interesting …

Law Enforcement

Derek Carr Ends His Season with Unfortunate Injury on Christmas Eve, But Tells Fans to Put Their Faith In God

With 12 minutes left in the fourth quarter of the Oakland Raider's game against the Indianapolis Colts on Christmas Eve, Oakland's quarterback Derek …

Faith

Christian Associates Network - Build Your Personal Online Ministry Through Social Media - Welcome

Get Inspired!<p>Inspiring and Engaging support online ministry you'll ever visit! Start-Build & Maintain a Personal Minstry through Social Media.<p><b>C.A.N.</b> …

Epic: How to Keep Your Husband’s Love Forever

Wondering to make someone fall in love with you forever? Want to keep a man interested in you to love more and more? Find out exactly how to capture …

How four sisters demolished their debt

These four sisters decided to band together and tackle their debt using one unified budget and plan. See how they did it.<p>When four 20-something …

Maids, brick makers, children: the faces of slavery in 2016 driving change | Reuters

CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Housemaids, brick makers, labourers, textile workers, fleeing migrants and children risking their lives in mica mines. These were the faces of modern day slavery in 2016 when the world saw a renewed resolve to combat all forms of human bondage.<p>A mother …

Want to Be a Better Dad in 2017? Science Says Do This

Truly great dads have these traits.<p>Many dads will set out to be better fathers in 2017 than they were in 2016. However, sometimes the parenting resources for dads are lacking, and they're left guessing as to how to improve.<p>All the studies show that the influence fathers have in the lives of their …

Parenting

NHS mental health services failing young people, say psychiatrists

Seven in 10 psychiatrists deem Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services to be inadequate at best, Guardian survey finds<p>NHS services for the soaring numbers of children who have self-harmed, tried to end their life or are having a breakdown are woefully substandard and risk prolonging their …

Building an Organization with Truly Human Leadership

How Barry-Wehmiller Treats Their Employees Like Family Members<p>It's often been said that the most successful managers are cutthroat businessmen who lead their organizations with power and authority. But what if managers thought of their employees less like pieces in a chess game and more like their …

Leadership

Muslims in a Bible Belt town hold their breath

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — It was here, in this midsize college town in the dead center of Tennessee, that a right-wing effort to ban Islamic law found one of its first sponsors. Here, too, a congressman co-<br>sponsored a plan to “defund Muslim ‘refugees’ ” and local residents sued to block construction of …

Who’s that with Pope Francis? The seven kinds of people you meet in a papal entourage.

The pope’s entourage is about 100 people, which makes it less of a flock and more of a herd. No, His Holiness is not trailed by a stylist and personal trainer, although there <i>is</i> a papal physician and a few attendants in charge of wardrobe. When you’re traveling as both a head of state <i>and</i> the leader …

Pope Francis

Rising from the ashes: 10 astonishing facts on Ethiopia's turnaround, how it did it, and the unseen forces driving growth

TWENTY years ago, Ethiopia had just adopted a new constitution, billed as a fresh start for a country that desperately needed one.<p>It had just become …

8 Secrets to Better Grilled Vegetables

Up your grilled veggie game.<p>This summer, think outside the usual trio of zucchini, peppers and eggplant, and try grilling vegetables you would …

Did Fidel Castro predict the thaw in US-Cuba relations more than 40 years ago?

Since the 1970s, there’s been a rumor he said: the US ‘will come talk to us when it has a black president and the world has a Latin American pope’ – but is it true?<p>Related: Cuban Catholics hope Pope Francis's visit will be a rock to build church on<p>“The United States will come talk to us when it has …

Ask the Victims of 9/11 if George W. Bush "Kept Us Safe"

In Wednesday night's GOP debate, Jeb Bush made the outrageous statement that his brother George W. Bush "Kept us safe".<p>Here is a news flash for Jeb: George W. Bush did not begin his term on September 12, 2001. The worst attack on American soil since Pearl Harbor occurred on his watch. And it …

Brazen Taliban attack on Pakistani military base kills 29

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Suspected Taliban militants launched a brazen attack on a Pakistani military base on Friday, killing 29 people including 16 …

Read the Contract the Islamic State Group Is Forcing Christians to Sign in Syria

The Islamic State group forced Christian men in a Syrian town to pay a sharia-mandated tax known as jizya and abide by a long list of restrictions, according to new photos posted by the Islamist group.<p>In addition to the tax which was calibrated by income level, the jihadists forced the Christians …

Religious groups want U.S. to accept 100,000 Syrian refugees | Reuters

(Reuters) - Religious groups in the United States have urged the White House to step up its response to the Syrian refugee crisis, with one on Tuesday calling Washington’s efforts so far “disappointing.”<p>Church World Service, a global humanitarian organization that represents 37 Christian …