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WRIGHT WAY: Comfort for the distressed
When people experience prolonged anxiety, grief or other negative emotions due to trials or tribulations, they need comfort. When people are feeling hopeless and unable to see any way out of a diff...
Mar 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 70 70 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on ... separateness and togetherness
A wise person once said, “No man is an island.” This simple statement is a reminder that a person affects and is affected by the persons, places, and things around him. It is impossible to understa...
Mar 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library corner: ‘Book Buddies’ needed
The library has a wonderful program called “Book Buddies.” Book Buddies is a volunteer service offered by the library to bring books to Bradley County residents who, are homebound. Special voluntee...
Mar 18, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: God, fate and you
No one can know everything about God and what He does, but should that prevent a person from trying to draw closer to their heavenly Father and understanding His ways better? One of the great myste...
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 54 54 recommendations | email to a friend
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Speaking on ... Love languages
When we feel secure in the love of significant others, our attitudes, our actions — even our thoughts — become notably more positive. Whether we admit it or not, we all need love — a substantial am...
Mar 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Health and happiness now
When I was a child I had double pneumonia, meaning the infection was in both my lungs. My parents were told I would not survive a second similar bout. After I recovered my mom gave me a vitamin eve...
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 59 59 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: The secret to success?
Movie mogul Tyler Perry was asked how a black youth, born in poverty and raised in an abusive home, made it to become Forbes highest paid man in entertainment in 2011, earning $130 million. Perry g...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 68 68 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Teacher-student relationships
An article in Education Week titled, “Lingering Shame: Sexual Abuse of Students by School Employees,” stated, “Most of America’s educators are dedicated professionals who wouldn’t dream of crossing...
Feb 15, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 88 88 recommendations | email to a friend
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Library corner: Programs for ‘Tweens’ offered
Tweens are children who fall in between being a child and a teenager. They are children in the sense that they are not yet teenagers but they differ from small children in that they are not primari...
Feb 12, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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WRIGHT WAY: Why act with tact?
It takes skill to successfully navigate through a sea of people who rush from one venture to another in this fast-paced blur we call life. In the process, good manners often fall by the wayside and...
Feb 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 89 89 recommendations | email to a friend
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