While numerous Christians believe that Jesus was born Dec. 25, I don’t, since the Bible doesn’t give an exact date, believe he was born on that day. Some Christians will also acknowledge this because no one knows the exact day.
Christmas. The very word inspired us when we were children. Time off from school, family, television specials, a family drive to see decora-tions and lights and—in my family—the Christmas story and a musical cantata at church.
As an adult I am both inspired, and frustrated. Inspired to remember those magical times as a child, to watch my nieces and nephews experience the same and to connect with family and friends in a special meaningful way.
By now, most people have seen the video or heard the story about former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice punching his then fiancée, and now wife, Janay Palmer at the Revel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey.
By TANYA DECOUX
EEO WRP Student
I have the greatest pleasure of being paired with a Seeing Eye Dog named “Jack”. We have traversed the United States on airplanes, trains and cars to visit family for special occasions. Each time I have had the opportunity to educate individuals on how to interact with service animals. I hope that the information I share will help how others see service animals and their handlers.
All successful CEOs have one thing in common: They’re able to maintain a big-picture perspective. It’s also something successful moms have in common, says Zenovia Andrews, a business strategist, speaker, author and mom who coaches entrepreneurs and CEOs on time and budget management.
When I left the Army, it felt like I was leaving behind a part of myself. It’s a feeling that many Veterans experience as they transition from military to civilian life. Thankfully, VA was there to point me in the right direction and keep me on track with GI Bill benefits and health care at the Washington, D.C. VA Medical Center.