Category Archives: Upbringing and Education

International Day of Happiness!

We may witness many countries going beyond the rhetoric of quality of life to incorporate practical measures to promote twin concepts of happiness and well-being in their legislation and policy-making.  These good practices can inspire other countries so that measuring … Continue reading

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Parenthood made more difficult

When we look around us we can see that the gap between the haves and have-nots is increasing in both city and country areas, and that the governments do not really take many efforts to bridge the incomes of the … Continue reading

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I want to get paid for changing diapers, but i don’t want to run a day care

Originally posted on ZAC HAGERTY:
Being a mostly-stay-at-home dad is fun, but also hard. Some days I wish I got paid for each diaper I changed, but that would only happen if I worked at or owned  a day care,…

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Teaching Holy Scriptures in Schools

On David Hoffman’s commonplacebook appeared the article Teaching the Bible in Schools in which he expresses that he has long felt that the Bible should be taught in public schools. U.S. Jews seem ready to believe the worst of this part … Continue reading

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Faith related boycotts

Is it really possible that certain companies continually cater to left wing causes to the point that they punish charities that help the poor simply because they are religious based? Yes, for sure, that is still going on and also … Continue reading

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Leaving the Old World to find better pastures

Reason to look for New Pastures The  country where many grew up and currently see is unrecognisable from the times when we were a child. For many it is also nothing like any more of what they hear from their … Continue reading

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The trigger of Aurora shooting

Early Violence and reason to talk In history we come up against many violent acts since Cain killed his own brother Abel out of jealousy. The mind not accepting the other having something or not having something made human people … Continue reading

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Christian values and voting not just a game

The last few days in our ecclesia we looked at the evolution of human kind in the Old and New World. We remembered all those brave men and women who saw how the Old World was deviating from good ideals … Continue reading

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Mormons, just an other faith

Often we hear that religion is the cause of anger and war. But they forget that is was the greediness, the power, the control, the desire to own, that caused the going forces threading over the sole of others. God … Continue reading

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Alternative four letter words

“Impressions~ of what comes to my mind” posted by tvaraj in Food for Thought, brought some interesting posting of photographer Russel Ray to the attention. Russel Ray seems to have had a wise grandmother, like so many of our generation did. Often they were the … Continue reading

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