Threshold

Today we generally think of a threshold as an opening or a doorway. Earlier use of the word referred to a lip of wood or stone that held the threshed grain in its storage place. I recall them from the … Continue reading

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN RESPECT GOES AWAY

Respect and good communication, which includes listening as well as talking, are essential in healthy relationships. Fear, hate and anger are obstacles to healthy relationships and good communication. Bullying happens when one person or group shows disrespect or contempt for … Continue reading

A TIME FOR THANKSGIVING

November is traditionally the month associated with being thankful. As families and friends join together on Thanksgiving, we still have much to be thankful for here in America. We have freedoms and rights and many advantages that people in other … Continue reading

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BULLYING CAN EXPAND ONLINE

    MARY KAY TURNER Bullying Can Expand Online Parenting may be the most important job in our society, even though it is an unpaid position. It brings opportunities for parents to grow, learn new things, and develop wonderful relationships … Continue reading

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HABITS

Habits by Dennis R. McGough, Ph.D. Have you ever left work at the end of a challenging day, got behind the wheel of your car and then after a time, found yourself in your driveway? You can’t remember the specifics … Continue reading

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WE CAN WORK IT OUT

    JANET M. POWERS We Can Work It Out Recently NAFCM, the National Association for Community Mediation, queried members as to songs about finding peaceful solutions to difficult problems. A barrage of e-mails followed, generating an amazing list of … Continue reading