I try not to be biased, but I had my doubts about hiring Stevie. His placement counselor assured me that he would be a good, reliable busboy. But I had never had a mentally handicapped employee and wasn’t sure I wanted one. I wasn’t sure how my customers would react to Stevie. He was short, […]
All I really wanted for Christmas was to do something to support our troops. I prayed on this goal daily until I thought I had received an answer, about how to help the troops. I started searching and found a great list of troops requesting things and current addresses from the website: www.anysoldier.com My Christmas […]
Darius Brown, 12, has two big passions: bow ties and animals. So the Newark, New Jersey, resident helps shelter pets dress for success by donating his one-of-a-kind bow ties to rescue organizations across the country.
by The History Press To mark Women’s History Month 2018, staff at The History Press have nominated eighteen inspirational females from throughout the ages. Here are our picks: Aethelflaed, Lady of the Mercians (c. 870 – 918 AD) 2018 marks 1,100 years since the death of Aethelflaed, the most powerful woman of the Anglo-Saxon era. A diplomat, […]
by Jennifer Dukes Lee “Be happy about it! Be very glad! For a great reward awaits you in heaven.” –Matthew 5:12 Two years ago, I never would have spoken this sentence aloud: “I want to be happy.” I would have thought it, and secretly, I would have wanted happiness. But I would have been […]
Our natural tendency is to try to resolve the problem of good and evil by keeping the good and the bad separated.