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What to Do with My Life?

What to Do with My Life?

Remember the movie The Graduate?  Benjamin Braddock just finished college.  He moves back home and tries to avoid the question “what does he want to do with his life?”  My…

The Continental Drift

The Continental Drift

Do you remember back in high school learning about the continental drift theory?  Do you recall, in science class, seeing a map of the earth’s land masses?  The land masses…

I Just Want to Help

I Just Want to Help

Do you have a friend who recently suffered a loss?  Would you like to help but don’t know how?  Do you find yourself  in the uncomfortable position of wanting to…

Help, My Teen Wants to Date!

Help, My Teen Wants to Date!

How do you feel about your teenage son or daughter dating?  Have you joked about chastity belts or sending your child away to school in the Tibetan Alps?  Before you start…

Facing Transition?

Facing Transition?

Does this quote from the Longwood’s website describe a recent event in your life?  “And, as family members said their tearful goodbyes and offered their final words of advice, the…

School Time for Teens

School Time for Teens

Has school started in your county?  By the way, my grandnephew, who lives up north, is appalled that the Central Virginia schools have already started.  He thinks there should be…

School Time Already!

School Time Already!

What does this list mean?  August 3rd Buckingham, August 7th Charlotte, August 9th Prince Edward, August 15th Lunenburg, August 28th Cumberland.  Did you guess the first day of school?  If…

Reducing Stress and Finishing Well

Reducing Stress and Finishing Well

Beginning well is a momentary thing; finishing well is a lifelong thing.  Ravi Zacharias We all want to finish well.  So what hinders us from finishing well?  What obstacles must…

I’m just not …

I’m just not …

Do you find yourself filled with self-doubt?  How would you describe yourself: overweight, boring, stupid, timid, or ugly?  Do you find yourself not able to accept your accomplishments?  Have others…

Maybe?

Maybe?

Have you ever heard the saying “art imitates life”?  This is not a new idea.  Over 300 years before the birth of Christ, Aristotle in Poetics presented the idea of…