Posted on April 24, 2014

Stop Singing Covers

It’s easy for a musician to play covers. Singing songs that you know other people like seems like a good option for someone who is looking to make a living. It’s safer, it’s more convenient and it make sense… unless of course you want to be a ...

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Posted on April 24, 2014

Groovy 2.3 Json Parser Improvements

Using notes from guillaume’s presentation @devoxx France https://speakerdeck.com/glaforge/groovy-in-2014-and-beyond-at-devoxx-france , i liked these improvements to be able to read framework configuration files using the new json parser. It is ...

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Posted on April 23, 2014

A Mighty Warrior or the Least of the Least?

When the angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon in Judges 6, he called him a “Mighty Warrior.” At the time, Gideon was far from a mighty warrior, in fact he was in hiding from his enemies, but God saw what Gideon could become if he took action ...

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Posted on April 22, 2014

Thanks Boston For Inspiring Us

Boston Strong. Image from http://www.tauntr.com I’ve always had a lot of affection for the city of Boston. Since I was a child, I have been a fan of the Boston Celtics as Larry Bird, Kevin McHale and Robert Parish led them to multiple ...

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Posted on April 21, 2014

It’s Time To Overcome Your Fears

In his iconic western, High Plains Drifter, Clint Eastwood’s character chastises the town of Lago with these words: “You don’t want your shops or houses burned. You don’t want your women touched. You don’t want anything to ...

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Posted on April 18, 2014

Why is it Called Good Friday?

In the lead-up to Easter, our resident theologian, 6 year-old Madison, asked me, “Why is it called Good Friday?” She has a point. It was on that day that Jesus went through his sham of a trial. That’s not good. It was on that day that Jesus ...

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Posted on April 18, 2014

The Tools of Modern Mac-Based Web Development

If you’re a web developer and using A Mac, you should watch this video. This video will show you tools that help you design and develop web application more efficiently. Source : webstockbox[dot]com

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Posted on April 17, 2014

Your Standards and Your Exceptions

There are people who consistently perform at a phenomenal level. The standard that they have established for themselves over the years is one of excellence and they are recognised and respected for their professionalism and brilliance. Of ...

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Posted on April 16, 2014

Good Deeds and Messiness

Doing good deeds can be a messy business; far messier than seems necessary. Some people won’t appreciate your kindness. Some people will be oblivious to your efforts and not even notice your actions. Some people will attempt to take advantage ...

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