How to Protect Your Retirement by Investing in Gold

  There is a lot of talk about investing in gold with experts disagreeing about gold’s proper place in retirement planning. The key thing to know about, when investing in precious metals, is there is a lot to learn before making a final decision. How Gold Protects Retirement Funds You

Read More
Latest Posts
story

Inspiration Through Exasperation

I was asked to design our church logo for the Relay for Life tee shirts. I have designed many tee shirts in the past, so I thought that it would be “a piece of cake.” But in reality, I felt dry as a bone with no inspiration, even when I looked at other logos. In my Experiencing God group, some of us are using a daily prayer journal as a

How to Protect Your Retirement by Investing in Gold

  There is a lot of talk about investing in gold with experts disagreeing about gold’s proper place in retirement planning. The key thing to know about, when investing in precious metals, is there is a lot to learn before making a final decision. How Gold Protects Retirement Funds You may have heard that investors buy gold as a hedge for retirement accounts, but it’s important to understand how that

News

Gratitude for Glorieta voiced in church’s $45,000 contribution

ALBUQUERQUE (BP)–Wayne Barber grew up in the Southeast, where LifeWay Ridgecrest Conference Center helped nurture his faith. So when Barber moved to Albuquerque to pastor Hoffmantown Church, he decided to give something back to the LifeWay conference center in the Southwest. Hoffmantown Church committed a $45,000 donation to LifeWay Glorieta Conference Center during the fiscal year, which ends June 30 for the church. Barber said the church plans to continue

News

Graduation season provides first real test of fed prayer guidelines

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (BP)–New federal guidelines on prayer at public school graduations haven’t stopped complaints from popping up nationwide, including a “bizarre” one in Wisconsin. Winneconne (Wis.) High School senior Rachel Honer was asked to speak at her high school graduation but chose instead to sing “He’s Always Been Faithful” by contemporary Christian music’s Sara Groves. When the school administration told her to insert personal pronouns for the word “God,” Honer

Flip It with Casino

    “Just wanted to thank you for writing the Flip-it analysis.  (I teach game design at MIT and handed it out in class.)”  — Jon   Introduction You’ve probably seen Flip-It: You insert quarters or dollar tokens into the machine, mechanical spinners flip the coin up onto a shelf, and mechanical pusher arms push the stack of coins towards the edge. You win coins that spill over the edge.

Lighter Side

FIRST-PERSON: Homosexuality: a question of legitimacy

McMINNVILLE, Ore. (BP)–Don’t look now, but the most recent effort to portray homosexuality as normal, natural and healthy is underway courtesy of CBS. The network’s current installment of “The Amazing Race,” a reality program that features 12 couples/teams racing around the world in a quest for a million-dollar prize, touts one same-sex pair as “The Married Couple.” According to a report on WorldNetDaily, a CBS spokesperson is quoted as saying,

Business
Lifestyle
Technology