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Be Not Deceived

Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners. (I Corinthians 15:33) #Bible

1 Corinthians

A matter of thanks - the lost practice of written notes

Yesterday I received a thank you card from my auto insurance company. My name and address were handwritten on the envelope and, inside, a stock printed card let me know how much they appreciated my business. 601 more words

Women's Issues

Now You're Talking

Saints for Today

Just in case you wondered why mothers can’t resist engaging their infants in baby talk, this little piece on First Things, with the intimidating title of… 123 more words

The Blessed Sacrament

The Ideal Muslim - Part 1

Assalamu’alaikum

In order to please our Lord by doing good deeds we must know what makes an ideal Muslim. The following is the first part of the transcript of Shk. 1,839 more words

Islam

Dear Miss L'Anne: My guests left me fuming!

Dear Miss L’Anne,

I am a Southerner living in the North. Recently, I hosted a party where I made flower arrangements and spent days making special food and decorations. 459 more words

Culture

Weekend Update #2

Udah hari Selasa, tapi masih ngomongin wiken?? Ahh nggak papa lahh, mumpung lagi ujhan bechek ngga ada ojhek jadi jam segini masih diem di kamar sambil iseng2 nulis wiken update :) 297 more words

Cerita

Feminine Speech Patterns and Japanese

A long time ago when I was first starting a career path, I would at times attend various workshops related to career development.  One of these workshops that I remember was for women teaching them to rid their speech of “feminine speech patterns.”  These speech patterns consisted of phrases such as “I think” and “I believe” and phrases such as “isn’t it,” which seek agreement from the listener.  564 more words

Good Manners