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Church ‘prophet’ runs at lions to prove God will save him, has buttocks mauled

A Christian leader has had his buttocks mauled by a lion after running towards the creature to try and prove the ‘Lord’s power over animals’.<p>Alec …

10 Ways Smart People Start Conversations With Anyone

The heading is not to say that some people are smart while conversing and that others are just plain stupid. That would be a gross generalisation. …

Who’s Been Left Behind?

This article first appeared in the Practical Hermeneutics column of the CHRISTIAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, volume 37, number 01 (2014). The full text of …

Mom’s Lunchbox Letters To Daughter Published 11 Yrs Later Should Be Read By Every Kid

Busy mom Stephanie Skylar wrote her daughter Skye Gould 100-plus letters over the 2003-2004 school year when Skye was in 6th grade, and now, Skye has …

Parenting

7 Habits of People Who Don’t Stress Over the Little Things

3 Thinking Habits of Great Children's Ministry Leaders

Children’s Ministry leaders who are really good at what they do have a lot in common. One of them is the way they think. Here are 3 of the most …

My Favorite 15+ Books for Small Business Owners

What’s the one thing profitable business owners have in common?<p>They’re lifelong learners.<p>After all, if you generate profits in your business year …

Profit

4 Keys To Leading Young Leaders in Children's Ministry

Children’s Ministry is a tremendous place for leaders to “grow up”. Whether it’s designing a program for youth to enter into serving or adults who …

What Do Kids Think About Their Moms? Get the Tissues Ready.

BCS_Blog_DTOP_BelowTitle_336x280<p>Often it’s easier to zero in on our shortcomings than it is to recognize our successes, especially when it comes to …

The John Maxwell Company

John Maxwell on Leadership<p>A Leader’s Bucket List<p>In 2007, <i>The Bucket List</i> starring Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman popularized the idea of writing …

Ecobee's smart thermostat knows conditions throughout your home

As clever as smart thermostats can be, they usually have only a limited sense of what's going on in your home. They may know that it's cool in the hallway, but not that it's roasting in the living room. Ecobee may have a better, more holistic approach with its third-generation climate controller, …

Tips For Teaching Preschoolers in Your Children's Ministry

Truth matters <b></b><p>We’re not going to go into great detail from the Bible with this age group, but I’ve seen this understanding translated into “Well, it …

7 Ways To Help Volunteers Succeed

Children’s Ministries depend on volunteers. That’s the way it’s supposed to be – the body of Christ carrying out the work of the ministry. As leaders …

How To Have An AVERAGE Children's Ministry

Recruit volunteers to a need rather than invite them to a vision.<p>Plan from week to week instead of strategically.<p>Fail to equip & engage parents, not …

5 Things Church Leadership Should Expect From You

As leaders in Children’s & Family Ministry, we are typically (and rightfully) focused on our department. But, as with any organization, there’s a …

Top 6 Ways Children's Ministry Loses Respect

Children’s ministry has long suffered from the Rodney Dangerfield Syndrome of “I don’t get no respect.”<p>Partially that is because churches, and often …

Kids

5 Things Pastors Need To Consider About Children's Ministry

I’ve served in Children’s Ministry for 25+ years in some capacity or another, so I admit I’m a little biased when it comes to the place of this …

Scientifically Proven Tips for Managing Procrastination

Most likely if you are reading this post, you are procrastinating.<p>In fact, I am avoiding important work this morning and have been procrastinating by …

5 stunning tips that will make you an iTunes master

The native iTunes application offers many features and controls for handling your songs and movies, but sometimes it can seem too overwhelming to understand. In today’s video, we give you five quick tips that will help you master iTunes. You’ll learn how to customize your store settings, access a …

7 Things You Should Do Before Launching a Beacon Program

<i>Sam Gaddis is the Chief Innovation Officer at Mutual Mobile.</i><p>The buzz around beacons is substantial. Up to now it has been predominantly contained to retail, with brands salivating over the prospect of being able to reach their customers long before they make their way to the sales counter, but a …

7 Cool Gadgets for the Baby's Nursery

Simple and innovative baby gear that makes caring for your newborn much easier.<p>There are certain must-haves when it comes to outfitting a baby's nursery. Crib, check. Diapers, check. Adorable little rompers, check. Some things you need to have and other things you just want to have, either for …

Parenting

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The Oldest Living Things in the World

The very first Kickstarter campaign I ever backed was Rachel Sussman’s project to photograph the oldest living organisms in the world.<p>I’m …

Ex-Apple Genius reveals 8 ways to extend your iPhone battery

Battery drain has always been one of smartphone users' biggest bugbears. Former Apple Genius Bar worker Scotty Loveless offers tips on how to extend the iPhone's battery life<p>Battery drain has always been one of smartphone users' biggest bugbears, and since the launch of Apple's iOS 7.1 mobile …

How Mobile Is Bridging Brick and Mortar’s Data Gap

Smart marketers know that offline marketing techniques like in-store promotions, events, and free samples are powerful techniques for delighting customers and driving sales. The challenge? There’s limited data to prove it.<p>Meanwhile, the Internet has spoiled us. Thanks to tools like Google Analytics …

Computer Science