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The Library of Congress and the American Association of Geographers have digitized an archive of more than 300 filmed interviews, called “Geographers on Film,” which highlights leading voices that transformed the discipline of cartography and geography in the 20th century in America.Click here for more information.
By: Joe Battaglia Whether we like it or not, all fathers are teachers.Some are absent.Some are reluctant.But children will learn SOMETHING from their dad.Even if it's nothing.The question is what do we want them to learn, and from whom?I became acutely aware of this scenario in a rather strange way—by shopping with my daughter when she was about 13-14 years old.While we were at a mall, my daughter asked to go into a very hip, fashionable store for teens to buy a shirt.The post Guest Blog: The Power of a Father appeared first on Jim Daly.
My dad had a bad habit of breaking his promises. So when I was 11, and our trip to a Dodgers baseball game almost fell through, I thought for sure it would be just one more disappointment in a long line of them.We were running late that day, and we just barely missed the bus to the stadium. Honestly, I figured my dad would do what he had always done in circumstances like that: offer a weak apology and take us home.The post Miracles on the Baseball Diamond appeared first on Jim Daly.
Why do kids misbehave?Dr. Kevin Leman offers these 3 reasons:Attention-gettingPowerRevengeHe says the strong-willed child has been given a bad rap. We want our kids to be strong-willed. When the world tells them, “Do everything we do,” we want our son or daughter to know right from wrong and to have the conviction to stand for it.What you don't want, Dr. Leman says, is the “powerful child.” They have an agenda.The post How Parents Can Get Back Their Power from a Child Who's in Control appeared first on Jim Daly.
Why are we so easily offended?That's even a problem for Christians who believe in the fruit of the Spirit. Why do we get so upset about the guy that cuts us off on the highway? Why are we so easily irritated when something doesn't go our way, or when we feel like we're not getting what we deserve? And why do we deserve something in the first place?There are different levels of anger. Sometimes it's the result of feeling threatened.The post Letting Go of Offenses appeared first on Jim Daly.
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love
Today's Snapshot Cartoon by Jason LoveSnapshots the Cartoon BookMore Humor from Jason Love