Archive for May, 2008
Let us pray that those new to our workforce resist the barrage of negative news and find a path to their calling
Grads Work on Basics in Tough Job Market: This year’s graduates face an even tougher job market. Many big firms made their hires when the job market was better back in the fall, leaving slimmer pickings for students graduating into a weaker economy.
– Erin White
The Wall Street Journal, May 27, 2008
Texas singer seeks to understand a tragedy: ‘I think in many ways everybody is a survivor, it’s just a little bit more obvious in my case. Everybody has been knocked back, and for the most part, you know what people do? They keep going, and most people do it with grace and humor and goodwill and a spirit of generosity.’
– Naomi Koppel, AP, as reported on
Yahoo! News, May 23, 2008
I have often been forced to my knees by the overwhelming conviction that there was no place else to go.
– Abraham Lincoln
No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
– John 15: 13
What may I give to the Lord for all the good things he has done for me? I will take the cup of salvation, and give praise to the name of the Lord. I will make the offering of my oath to the Lord, even before all his people.
– Psalm 116: 12-14
Let us pray for those among us trying to figure out what they should be doing at this point in their lives
If you’re waiting to have a good idea before you have any ideas, you won’t have many ideas.
– David Allen
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity