Prayers for Breaking Curses and Releasing Blessings of God

    Breaking Curses and Releasing the Blessings of God: I am redeemed from the curse through the blood of Jesus (Galatians 3:13). I am the seed of Abraham, and his blessing is mine (Galatians 3:14). I choose blessing instead of cursing and life instead of death (Deuteronomy 11:26). I break and release myself from…

Global grade: How do U.S. students compare?

How do U.S. students compare to students in other countries? It’s not as bad as some say, but there is room for improvement. The United States may be a superpower but in education we lag behind. In a recent comparison of academic performance in 57 countries, students in Finland came out on top overall. Finnish…

10 Reasons the U.S. Education System Is Failing

Once upon a time, enthusiasts designed a formal education system to meet the economic demands of the industrial revolution. Fast forward to today and, with the current global economic climate, it seems apparent that the now established education system is unable to meet the needs of our hyper-connected society – a society that is in…

Nervous System: Facts, Function & Diseases

Neurons in the brain communicate via electrical impulses and neurotransmitters. Credit: iDesign, Shutterstock The nervous system is a complex collection of nerves and specialized cells known as neurons that transmit signals between different parts of the body. It is essentially the body’s electrical wiring. Structurally, the nervous system has two components: the central nervous system…

Importance of Morality and Religion in Government

John Adams Signer of the Declaration of Independence and Second President of the United States [I]t is religion and morality alone which can establish the principles upon which freedom can securely stand. The only foundation of a free constitution is pure virtue. (Source: John Adams, The Works of John Adams, Second President of the United…

How to Repair a Broken Blended Family

  BananaStock/BananaStock/Getty Images Maintaining a strong family bond is often difficult for a traditional family unit, but the added stresses of a blended family can make that goal seem impossible. Parents love their kids with all their hearts and tend to get angry and upset when they feel that their kids aren’t being treated kindly.…