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WRIGHT WAY: Parents are people too
The truth about parents is that they make a lot of mistakes, don’t have all the answers and find it hard to relate to the peer pressures facing their children. There, I said it. The secret is out. ...
Sep 22, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 65 65 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Between truth and lies
How do you resolve moral and spiritual problems in a world where there are no absolutes — where it is lawful even for the police to say almost anything to prove you are guilty of a crime? It sounds...
Sep 21, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 67 67 recommendations | email to a friend
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Go ahead, HUG
Recent national studies confirm the importance and significance of love and caring. Some data from this research shows hugging and other types of expressions of affection toward children markedly r...
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Speaking on body image
Once in awhile, partly in jest, but mostly to make a point, when talking with college students about body image I ask each student to consider, as part of their homework, standing alone in front of...
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Speaking on wealth
One day Bonnie and Fred were riding along in their shiny new car. Fred spoke up and said, “You know, honey, if it weren’t for my money, we probably wouldn’t have this wonderful new car.”
Sep 12, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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A ‘Melissa’ matter: An eternal investment
Each of us has an opportunity to leave a mark that won’t be erased. What kind of mark are you leaving?
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Orange bottle danger
A survey by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse found parents are dropping the ball on preventing their kids from using drugs, drinking and smoking.
Sep 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library Corner: Lunch and Learn session will be Wednesday noon
The Coffee and Business Advice group will have its first meeting Sept. 30 from 9 to 10 am. This will be the network you need if you are interested in starting a new small business or franchise.
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Speaking on teachers
David Brinkley, one of the finest newscasters of our time, reflected in an interview shortly before his death on a pivotal person who had unequivocally shaped the direction of his life. This person...
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WRIGHT WAY: An error in judgment
When an attorney with the Georgia Supreme Court approached me with what he called “a mathematical error” in the Bible as proof it was flawed, I didn’t know what to think. The lawyer had recently pu...
Sep 01, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 103 103 recommendations | email to a friend
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