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Five Reasons You Are Not Losing Fat

Written by Featured Organization on Monday, 21 October 2013 18:17.

(StatePoint) Having trouble sticking to your diet? When your body doesn’t respond to your efforts the way you expect, it’s easy to lose the motivation to continue. “Most dieters are using outdated or inefficient methods to reach their goals,” says Dian Griesel, Ph.D., co-author of “TurboCharged: Accelerate Your Fat Burning Metabolism, Get Lean Fast and Leave Diet and Exercise Rules in the Dust.”


Author Samuel C. Williams Reveals Collection of Skits and Plays

Written by Featured Organization on Monday, 23 September 2013 12:52.

‘Mercy and Justice and Other Christian Skits’ provides enjoyment, insight and the understanding that readers no longer have to settle as victims of the dark-sided spirit realm


Help Spread Awareness about Child Passenger Safety Using Social Media

Written by Featured Organization on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 15:39.

RALEIGH – Sixty children died in car crashes in North Carolina last year. Nearly two-thirds of them were not buckled into a car seat or a seat belt. The Governor’s Highway Safety Program wants to reduce that number to zero by urging parents and caregivers to properly restrain their children while riding in the car. Snap and share a #SafetySelfie


Why Run? Turning your back on God’s call to service

Written by Featured Organization on Tuesday, 17 September 2013 12:35.

By Pastor Dale Haynes -- “But Jonah got up and went in the opposite direction to get away from the Lord. He went down to the port of Joppa, where he found a ship leaving for Tarshish. He bought a ticket and went on board, hoping to escape from the Lord by sailing to Tarshish.” Jonah 1:3. Beloved, how often have we turned away when we were called by God to do a work we didn’t like? How often have we tried to escape that work by rationalizing and pushing it off on others?


Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents

Written by Featured Organization on Tuesday, 17 September 2013 12:13.

By Reid Wilson, PhD and  Lynn Lyons, LICSW -- Deerfield Beach, FL, - With anxiety at epidemic levels among our children, Anxious Kids, Anxious Parents (HCI Books -- $14.95 – ISBN: 9780757317260 – September 2013) offers a contrarian yet effective approach to help children and teens push through their fears, worries, and phobias to ultimately become more resilient, independent, and happy.


From Fatherless to Fatherhood: What Makes A Man A Father?

Written by Dr. Dwayne Buckingham on Monday, 22 July 2013 10:48.

Washington, DC -- On Sunday, July 7, viewers tuned in to the follow up to Oprah's LifeClass presentation of Fatherless Sons and Daddyless Daughters, an OWN network series tackling the epidemic of fatherlessness in America.