Independence day gets many people thinking about the freedoms we enjoy living in the United States. Even more important though, is the freedom we believers have in Christ.
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There are so many Christian bands putting out great albums and putting on concerts. These are ten Christian bands that in my opinion, totally rock!
Oil production from the Bakken made North Dakota the second top oil-producing state in the nation. Watford City, right in the heart of this huge oil boom, has experienced many changes and challenges.
All ten of these amazing female Christian music artists would serve as great role models for young girls. Many of the women featured are under 30 and live lives totally dedicated to Jesus. It is their desire to share the love of Christ to a lost and broken world through music.
For students with disabilities, assistive technology enables them to keep up with their classmates and to succeed in school. There is a variety of assistive technology available to help students with different kinds of special needs.
Christian self-publishing companies can help you, the Christian author reach your target audience. Compare pricing packages of five different Christian self-publishing companies.
As a way to keep things cool during the hot sumemr months, there are five ways to cook without using an oven. These methods include grilling, using an electric skillet, microwaving and more.
There are many reasons people prefer wearing contact lenses over glasses. Here are my ten reasons I prefer to wear contact lenses over glasses.
Asha, who was born in Bangladesh but lives in North Carolina, has always wanted to go back to the place of her birth. When she finally gets that chance, her life is changed in many ways, forever.
June of 2011 was like no other month in Bismarck-Mandan, North Dakota. Both communities had to pull together to fight major flooding and protect their homes from the Missouri River.
Before you get a tetanus vaccination, find out what it is, who should be vaccinated, what is in a tetanus shot, the side effects, and whether you can prevent tetanus without getting vaccinated.
I really enjoy movies that are based on true stories. Some of my favorite movies based on a true story include Walk the Line, Radio and La Bamba.
Children with cerebral palsy may need adaptive equipment to get through their day-to-day activities, both at school and at home. Written by a mom of a child with cerebral palsy.
There are not nearly as many female Christian artists as there are male Christian artists. Because they are not as prevalent Cari Jean decided to pay tribute to her ten favorite female Christian artists including Rebecca St. James, Natalie Grant, Yolanda Adams, BarlowGirl, Amy Grant and others.
This review is for the Caramel Mocha espresso drink that is one of the most recent drinks added to McDonalds McCafe menu. Find out what one reviewer thinks about the drink along with the cost and nutrition facts.
There have been some states that have made great gains in fighting for fetal rights and protecting the unborn. But more needs to be done when it comes to fetal rights.
My daughter's tradition is to make Happy Birthday Jesus cupcakes. It helps teach her that Christmas is about the birth of our Savior. These cupcakes truly seem to bless people when they receive one.
There are several musicians whose lives ended too soon at the age of 27 - making up the infamous 27 club. This article discusses seven rock stars who died at the age of 27.
Due to having a child with juvenile diabetes, Bart Millard of MercyMe is fighting for a cure. His nonprofit organization is called Imagine a Cure.
Is there a difference between pneumonia, walking pneumonia and pneumonitis? What are their causes and how can these conditions affecting the lungs be treated?
Bismarck, North Dakota is a great place to live for many reasons. Bismarck is a caring community that has also been called the least stressful town in America. Bismarck is family-friendly with a lot of entertainment and fun things to do.
There are many attractions along River Road in Bismarck, North Dakota. Some of these popular attractions include Dakota Zoo, Sertoma Park, the Superslide Amusement Park and the Lewis and Clark Riverboat.
Bismarck, North Dakota offers five opportunities for higher education. These include Bismarck State College, University of Mary, UTTC, Medcenter college of nursing and Rasmussen College.
Ever since the Evangelical Church of America (ELCA) began condoning non-celibate gay pastors, the denomination has faced several repercussions. One of them being people leaving the church and forming the North American Lutheran Church (NALC).
It is vital for parents and guardians of special needs children to understand the importance of the individual education program IEP). An IEP ensures your special needs child will get an appropriate education in the public school system.
I love a good book. Ten of my favorite books include classics such as The Grapes of Wrath and White Fang. My list also includes the modern love story, Dear John by Nicholas Sparks.
Cari Jean discusses her experience with a stalker while she was in college. Learn what stalking is and some facts about stalking.
Read about only-child statistics, stigmas of the only child and traits of an only child. Learn the advantages and disadvantages of having an only child and reasons for having only one child.
Third Day is a great Christian rock band. Cari Jean lists her favorite Third Day songs which includes Thief, King of Glory, Creed, My Hope is You, I Need a Miracle, and more.
Watch videos, look at photos and learn the fact about our planet's most destructive storms. Read about tips to stay safe during a tornado.
Many women in today's society suffer from Superwoman Syndrome. These women feel the pressure that they have to do it all and do it all well. Some even turn to pill-popping to help keep them going.
People might not know that ranch dressing - the cool, creamy condiment - actually came from a ranch. Ranch dressing has been the choice of dressings for Americans since 1992 but people use it for more than just salads.
Salsa is the fun, flavorful condiment and since the year 2000, salsa has been the number one condiment in the United States. Salsa simply means sauce and can be made with a variety of ingredients.
The University of North Dakota is nationally known for its hockey program. NHL players Jonathan Toews, Zach Parise, Travis Zajac, and others all have played for UND.
Look here to see the differences between Starbucks and McDonald's McCafe popular espresso drinks. Compare prices, calories, and caffeine content.
I'm not really into all the glitz and glamour of celebrities. The ten people I would like to meet someday are those famous people who seem a little more down to earth.
There seems to be a lot of people in the world who think Christians should be perfect people. When Christians do wrong there is a lot of finger-pointing and calling them hypocrites.
Ninety percent of all babies with Down Syndrome are aborted. One reason this statistic is so high is because of the medical community's negative spin on down syndrome.
Dear John is a movie based on the novel by Nicholas Sparks. John Tyree must choose between the woman he loves or the military. His decision will not only decide his fate but that of Savannah Curtis.
When it comes to praise and worship Robin Mark's music is unique in that he adds his own Celtic flavor. His album, Revival in Belfast, was one of the top 50 worship albums for four years.
The book, Healing for Damaged Emotions, takes a Biblical approach for healing of emotional issues. Author and pastor, David Seamands addresses self esteem issues, depression and perfectionism.
The movie, "The Road" begs the questions, "How would you react during the end of the world?" This apocalyptic movie tells how a father and his son survive even in the midst of vicious cannibals.
There are adaptive toys for special needs children, you just have to know where to find them. This article offers a list of resources for choosing, finding, and adapting toys.
I love Christmas music, and somehow, I managed to narrow this list down to include only my 10 absolute favorite Christmas songs. I found it interesting to see where these songs came from and learn the history behind them.
The movie, The Nativity Story, does what historical fiction does best - it brings to life an event from our past and reads between the lines. In this particular movie, it shows how God used ordinary people for extraordinary purposes.
I will never forget as a teenager learning to play Every Rose Has its Thorn on the piano. It was my favorite song by the hair band, Poison. Other favorite ballads by the hair bands include I Remember You by Skid Row and I'll Be There For You by Bon Jovi.
Adults with congenital heart defects face very unique health issues and concerns. This article, written by an adult with CHD, contains useful information that all people with CHD should be aware of.
The skin care company, Neocutis, admits to using aborted fetal material in some of its products. The key ingredient Neocutis uses in some of its products is called Processed Skin Cell Proteins (PSP) which comes from the skin tissue of a 14-week aborted baby.
Congenital heart defects (CHD) are the most common birth defects. More than 35,000 babies in the United States are born with CHD every year. Learn about the causes, symptoms and treatments for congenital heart defects.
Some Christian songs are just cool. For example, the remake of Jesus is Just Alright by DC Talk and Stomp by Kirk Franklin. These are fun songs that can really get you in a great mood.
I'll be the first to admit, I was once a spiritual snob. I fell into spiritual snobbery on my quest for God's love, which I thought I had to earn. The more I did the better I thought I was.
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas is a historical fiction movie about a father in Hitler's army whose son befriends a Jewish boy during WWII. While the ending is shocking it is a must-see movie.
In 2009, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America approved the right for non-celibate homosexuals to serve in the clergy. This decision has had several repercussions causing many to leave the ELCA.
Casting Crowns is one of the most popular Contemporary Christian bands today. Through their music, they're not afraid to express hard truths. Read about their music and some of my favorite songs.
Roses are one of the most beautiful, popular flowers. They also come in a variety of colors. Each color of a rose has a specific meaning. For example a light pink rose represents grace, joy, admiration and sweetness.
It might come as a surprise but there are many famous people from North Dakota. Some of them include baseball legend Roger Maris, NBA coach Phil Jackson and actress Angie Dickinson. Find more famous North Dakotans.
Worship music is some of the most beautiful and popular Christian music. A few well-known worship singers in Christian music today include Darlene Zschech and Chris Tomlin who always seem to be coming out with a wonderful worship song.
I used to attend a lot of rock and country music concerts. Since becoming a believer I mainly only attend Christian concerts. One of my favorites was seeing Michael W. Smith and Stephen Curtis Chapman.