The pulpit is responsible for all these problems

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2324325" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Charles Finney[/caption] Sir William Blackstone's "Commentaries on the Laws of England," published 1765-1769 by Oxford's Clarendon Press, had an immense influence on America's founders, more…

Some dating sites are out of this world

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Today, there seems to be a dating site for every conceivable type of person. From the mega-sites like eHarmony, Match, Zoosk and PlentyOfFish, there are the obvious demographic more…

Grab some books

by Jim Fletcher -- More than once weekly, I have a conversation with a writer wanting help in promoting a book, finding an agent, etc. As has been noted many times, the more…

Police warn of 'evil spirit cleansing' scam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Ottawa Citizen) Ottawa police are warning of a scam that may be spreading to Ottawa in which a person, primarily from within the Chinese community, arrives at a more…

Are aliens trying to contact us?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mother Nature Network) In the 1997 film "Contact," which was an adaptation of a novel written by Carl Sagan, an astrophysicist played by Jodie Foster becomes the first more…

7 surprising facts about U.S. Army

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) 1. The Army is older than the country it serves. Americans celebrate the birth of their nation as July 4, 1776, but the Army is actually more…