Tagged: United States

Book Review: Revolution in World Missions (Author: K.P. Yohannan)

Book Review: Revolution in World Missions (Author: K.P. Yohannan)

Introductory Notes I’ve been a fan of Compassion with its program of child sponsorship for as long as I can remember…so when I heard about the indigenous missions movement being spearheaded by K.P. Yohannan...

H.W. Brands’ The Money Men (A Book Tasting, Part II).

H.W. Brands’ The Money Men (A Book Tasting, Part II).

A week ago I published a book tasting including quotations and commentaries from H.W. Brands’ fascinating book The Money Men. If you do not already own this book – I highly recommend acquiring a...

Occupy Wall Street?

Occupy Wall Street?

Introduction I’ve been following the Occupy Wall Street (#OWS) news for quite some time now – and am fascinated by it. I also followed the news on the bailout and so on. I have...

Standing for Something.

Standing for Something.

Running from Politics I follow politics, I can discuss politics, but I try to avoid taking a position – especially publicly – on politics. As a child of the evangelical right – including the...

eHealth – A Bright Future.

eHealth – A Bright Future.

I love when technology solves everyday problems – and there is a bright future looming for the medical industry due to innovations in the technology field. Andy Oram has a good post highlighting some...

Larry Powell: Setting an Inspiring Example

Larry Powell: Setting an Inspiring Example

Tracie Cone has a great article over on Yahoo! News about Larry Powell, a school superintendent in Fresno California responsible for overseeing 325 schools with a total of 190,000 students. Larry has made the...

Chris Moody on Rick Perry.

Chris Moody on Rick Perry.

Here is a short and interesting article on Rick Perry, focusing in on ways in which he would like to change the U.S. Constitution as expressed in his new book Fed Up! Our Fight...

Thoughts for Primary Care Physicians… (Part 1)

Thoughts for Primary Care Physicians… (Part 1)

I am always shocked when I interact with industries that are lagging far behind the current technological era. Higher Education is one of these areas – and by this I don’t mean the educational...

Conflicts: Operation Barbarossa and Conflicts: D-Day (Android Phone Games)

Conflicts: Operation Barbarossa and Conflicts: D-Day (Android Phone Games)

Angry Birds? Who cares. Tetris? Blahh. Minesweeper? Please. Solitaire? Okay. I’m pretty specific in my gaming tastes. I like historical computer wargames. No, not that RTS-stuff “who-can-click” faster genre, but the real stuff that...

Movie Review: Downfall (Rating: R)

Movie Review: Downfall (Rating: R)

Downfall is one of those beautiful and disturbing historical epics that foreigners seem to do so much better than us Americans. It tells the story of Hitler and his closest compatriots during the last...