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Day: May 14, 2007

Standing in Silence for Peace

Standing in Silence for Peace

Standing in Silence for Peace On Mother’s Day, Mother’s across the world did something besides wait for their children to call. Groups of women in many major cities gathered together for a moment of silence in hopes of promoting world piece. Women gathered in Paris before the Eiffel Tower, New York City, and cities throughout the globe. The moment of silence was followed by words of compassion and hopes of peace. Those who gathered felt uplifted by the experience. When…

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Running a Marathon in Slow Motion

Running a Marathon in Slow Motion

Greg Billingham has always been considered a character. He’s putting his gifts to good use. He ran the London Marathon to help the Children of Leukemia society. Billingham wasn’t up on the winner’s stand. In fact, he knew from the start that he’d come in dead last. Billingham ran the marathon in slow motion. He trained for months getting his steps down. Each step took about 5 seconds to complete. That’s a considerable task since the marathon is 26.2 miles…

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