Word of the Day for Friday, November 8, 2013 novitiate  oh-VISH-ee-it, -eyt, noun: 1. the state or period of being a beginner in anything. 2. the state or period of being a novice of a religious order or congregation. 3. the quarters occupied by religious novices during probation. 4. a novice. Moreover, in carrier training the tests confronted the candidate, the eternal novitiate, in more rapid succession than in any other form of flying. -- Tom Wolfe, The Purple...

Word of the Day for Friday, November 8, 2013 novitiate oh-VISH-ee-it, -eyt, noun: 1. the state or period of being a beginner in anything. 2. the state or period of being a novice of a religious order or congregation. 3. the quarters occupied by religious novices during probation. 4. a novice. Moreover, in carrier training the tests confronted the candidate, the eternal novitiate, in more rapid succession than in any other form of flying. -- Tom Wolfe, The Purple...

Word of the Day for Tuesday, November 5, 2013 pol pol, noun: a politician, especially one experienced in making political deals, exchanging political favors, etc....Courtesy of Marketing Engaged http://getyour.marketing-engaged.com/

Word of the Day for Tuesday, November 5, 2013 pol pol, noun: a politician, especially one experienced in making political deals, exchanging political favors, etc....Courtesy of Marketing Engaged http://getyour.marketing-engaged.com/

Word of the Day for Sunday, November 24, 2013 za-zen ZAH-ZEN, noun: meditation in a prescribed, cross-legged posture. They told me that before he left he had paced the floor nervously for several days; that he had been doing za zen on his mat for about nine hours a day; that he'd gotten into a quarrel over religion with a Jehovah's Witness on his shift as a night watchman. -- Shulamith Firestone, Airless Spaces, 1998 I stared at the glow of the cigarette as if in...

Word of the Day for Sunday, November 24, 2013 za-zen ZAH-ZEN, noun: meditation in a prescribed, cross-legged posture. They told me that before he left he had paced the floor nervously for several days; that he had been doing za zen on his mat for about nine hours a day; that he'd gotten into a quarrel over religion with a Jehovah's Witness on his shift as a night watchman. -- Shulamith Firestone, Airless Spaces, 1998 I stared at the glow of the cigarette as if in...

Word of the Day for Saturday, November 9, 2013 en bloc ahn BLAWK; English. en BLOK, adverb: French. as a whole. These houses had recently been bought en bloc by a property developer who was about to have them renovated. -- Ruth Rendell, End in Tears, 2005 Mr Gates, after a pause, agreed to act as chairman temporarily, and Anton sat down, with a look of satisfaction which explained to Martha that she had under-estimated the danger of the entire body of respectable...

Word of the Day for Saturday, November 9, 2013 en bloc ahn BLAWK; English. en BLOK, adverb: French. as a whole. These houses had recently been bought en bloc by a property developer who was about to have them renovated. -- Ruth Rendell, End in Tears, 2005 Mr Gates, after a pause, agreed to act as chairman temporarily, and Anton sat down, with a look of satisfaction which explained to Martha that she had under-estimated the danger of the entire body of respectable...

Thoughtful Quote for Thursday, November 21, 2013: “The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.”  ~ Albert Einstein

Thoughtful Quote for Thursday, November 21, 2013: “The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.” ~ Albert Einstein

Bible Verse for Tuesday, November 19, 2013: Hebrews 4:16 (NIV) Let us then approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.

Bible Verse for Tuesday, November 19, 2013: Hebrews 4:16 (NIV) Let us then approach the throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.

Thoughtful Quote for Monday, November 11, 2013: “If you don't value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents. Value what you know & start charging for it.”  ― Kim Garst

Thoughtful Quote for Monday, November 11, 2013: “If you don't value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents. Value what you know & start charging for it.” ― Kim Garst

Thoughtful Quote for Tuesday, November 19, 2013: “ If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.”  ~ Tony Robbins

Thoughtful Quote for Tuesday, November 19, 2013: “ If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.” ~ Tony Robbins

Thoughtful Quote for Saturday, November 16, 2013: “How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?”  ~ Satchel Paige

Thoughtful Quote for Saturday, November 16, 2013: “How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?” ~ Satchel Paige

Bible Verse for Sunday, November 10, 2013: 1 Samuel 12:24 (NIV) But be sure to fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart; consider what great things he has done for you.

Bible Verse for Sunday, November 10, 2013: 1 Samuel 12:24 (NIV) But be sure to fear the LORD and serve him faithfully with all your heart; consider what great things he has done for you.

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