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GOD’S WORD FOR WALL STREET: THE VOCATION OF THE BUSINESS LEADER

by Frank Marangos, D.Min., Ed.D. “My word will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which I sent it.” (Isaiah 55:11) Are Christian leadership principles compatible with Wall Street? Does a

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Recasting the Clay of Marriage: Supreme Silliness!

“It is not you who shape God; it is God that shapes you. Offer the Potter your heart, soft and tractable, and keep the form in which the Artist has fashioned you. Let your clay be moist, lest you grow

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Calm the Bomb: Learning to Lead Under Pressure

“I have learnt through bitter experience the supreme lesson to conserve my anger. As heat conserved is transmuted into energy, even so, anger controlled can be transmuted into a power that can move the world.” – Mahatma Gandhi The deadly

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The Benefit of Benedict’s Benediction: The Enduring Influence of Prayer

“More things are wrought by prayer than this world dreams of.” –  Alfred, Lord Tennyson To a society that unreservedly celebrates positions of power, prestige, and performance the recent announcement of Pope Benedict XVI’s resignation indicates the possibility of personal

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Lessons of the Bruised Helmet

“Where that his lords desire him to have borne his bruised helmet and his bended sword ?before him through the city: he forbids it, ?being free from vainness and self-glorious pride; ?Giving full trophy, signal and ostent ?quite from himself

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From Risk to Resiliency: A New Philanthropic Paradigm

“The oak fought the wind and was broken, the willow bent when it must and survived.” Robert Jordan In 1995, 168 people were killed and over 850 were injured when Timothy McVeigh’s 4,000-pound truck bomb exploded and destroyed the Alfred

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Wrestling With Wickedness: The 13th Psalm for the 13th Year of the 21st Century

For over a decade, I have been associating the message of Old Testament psalms to their corresponding calendar year. As our nation prepares to enter the 13th year of the current millennium, I consequently pose the following question: “What does

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The Danger of Procrastination

“Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness; no laziness; no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.” Lord Chesterfield A “cliffhanger” is a common literary device that

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Breaking Bad?

“Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.”  Harry S. Truman Chemistry is fast

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Mending the Nets of Social Impact Philanthropy

“To give away money is an easy matter and in any man’s power. But to decide to whom to give it and how large and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in every man power nor an

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