Prayer for Backstabbers

To all my backstabbers, I appreciate what you’ve done for me over the years although at the time I tasted the poison of your betrayal it felt harder than anything else to bear. Unfortunately I know some of your names and faces and that fact will remain with me forever since knowledge is a terrible…

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Tiling Onto A Wooden Floor

When most people think of tiling, what comes to mind is usually basic information that’s not particularly interesting or beneficial. But there’s a lot more to tiling than just the basics. The best time to learn about tiling is before you’re in the thick of things. Wise readers will keep reading to earn some valuable…

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The Fit Girl’s Guide to Birth Control

Women are such amazing creatures that it’s downright mind boggling at times. I know what you’re thinking – you and I are both women, so such self-praise sounds a bit excessive. But really, think about it for a minute. Our physical makeup is dramatically different from that of our male counterparts. We have to train…

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Who Is Jesus Christ For Us Today? Book Summary

In his book, Who Is Jesus Christ For Us Today, James Cone Ph.D., answers this question taking into consideration the dynamic interplay between social context, Scripture, and tradition from a Black perspective. By the “social context,” Cone refers to the encounter of Jesus Christ in our ordinary everyday existence. It is the experience of Christ…

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Tuned Mass Damper In Contrast To Viscous Damper

There are numerous damper solutions for dampening undesirable vibration. A magnetorheological attenuator and a tuned mass damper (TMD), for example. Here we focus on the benefits and negative aspects of those two actuators. TMD Pros and Cons The concept of a tuned mass damper is to somehow intelligently act in response to shake. A distinction…

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