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Happy 4th of July!

4th July

Believe me, dear Sir: there is not in the British empire a man who more cordially loves a union with Great Britain than I do. But, by the God that made me, I will cease to exist before I yield to a connection on such terms as the British Parliament propose; and in this, I…

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Merry Christmas from Gavriel’s Horn.

Nativity scene

(from GH Archive) By the way, when did “Happy Holidays” replace the now controversial “Merry Christmas”? Consider two stories. In this past week, a group of young carolers were chased—not politely asked to leave—by a woman offended by the thought of Christmas; and a young man ringing a Salvation Army bell for the poor was…

The Structures and Conditions of Effective Coaching

Dr. Nicholas Markette

Gung-ho and green. That’s how many young soccer coaches early in their careers start out.  Time in the ranks serves to feed the enthusiasm of the good ones; on the other hand, as they mark their years, hopefully, only the grass remains green. Smart rookies pay attention to admired veteran coaches and often copy training…

Thankful = Action

Gavriels Horn. Sponsored by Callbutton

Gratitude is the most fleeting of all human emotions. We forget that we are free. We forget how hard our forefathers fought to create this country. We forget how good we really have it. Since 1614, Americans have stopped to give thanks for the blessings that this country afforded them–Thanksgiving. Today Americans honor that centuries-old…