The Least is a romance novel that weaves you through a second-grade teacher’s (Jennifer) experience with an abused student, Jay. You’ll see glimpses into: the revengeful mind of an... More > ex-fiancé (Braxton), foster-parenting and adoption, new hope, faith, new love (Phil), devastation, crime, and loss of trust.
When everything seems to be looking up, Jennifer’s financial world unravels as a result of Braxton’s exploits.
Based on true stories, this book weaves a heart-warming/heart-wrenching tale that will leave you pondering… who is the Least?< Less
The book treats the teaching of Jesus that service rendered to those in need is actually service rendered to the Lord, drawing inspiration from the Book of Matthew, chapter 25. The anthology includes... More > devotionals, essays, and short fiction in genres ranging from sci-fi to romance. Show your support and download your copy today, send the authors some feedback, and donate to Compassion International through Critical Press Media.
"The Least of These" is an engrossing and touching collection of works that will lead you to reconsider your own acts of ministry and kindness in light of a God who needs nothing from us, and desires everything we can give.< Less
This Benefit Book project challenged authors to treat one of six themes within the scope of a passage from the Book of Matthew, chapter 25.
Jesus taught that service rendered to others along these... More > lines was service rendered to the Lord: when the hungry are fed, when the thirsty are given drink, when the alien is welcomed, when the vulnerable are protected, and ministry towards the sick and imprisoned.
The King will reply, "Whatever you did for the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me."
With every purchase of this volume, Critical Press Media makes a donation to the associated charity. For more information visit us online at http://criticalpressmedia.com.< Less
Sly fun realized by transatlantic figures in selections from the amusing [and occasionally critical] records of The Why o' the World's network of letter writers. Subjects range over such mysteries as... More > the truth [at last!] about Murphy's Law, and the amazing powers of the Zippo cigarette lighter; about liver examinations [now often regarded as mere voodoo] that can save important persons from sudden violent death. Here we have an amateur in W-o'-W's Research Section discovering the first historic reference to steak and chips. And here is a correspondent from Strasbourg with the exclusive bombshell that an unknown young Swiss has solved Brecht's Riddle: What happens to the hole when the cheese has gone?
The book is imbued with the Apollonian enlightened spirit of Dvanda Masda, shown armored in an artist's impression, but with in-turned helmet horns. Inscribing the portrait bookplate completes a unique gift.
Twenty English crosswords with mysterious meanings offer more hours of amusement.< Less
Robert, the youngest rabbit in a large family, complains that he is the last to do everything, from brushing his teeth in the morning to being chosen to play baseball. But when he is confronted by a... More > bully after school one afternoon, he learns there are also good things about being the youngest. [Children's Picture Book (Rated-G) | Released in 2004 on the Kittycat Books label of Dragonfly Publishing, Inc. www.dragonflypubs.com]< Less
11 year old Sarah almost dies during a violent gang attack in school. Aged 21 she starts a new job in an I.T. office and is confronted in the pub after work by her stalker who over the next few years... More > becomes an increasing presence in her life and the situation quickly builds to one of nightmarish proportions. Her judo skills will keep her safe, or will they? Not only that but she and her colleagues have to cope with the world's most incompetent, insane boss and the dreariness of their stuck-in-a-rut lives. Her friends at work are also coping with religiously obsessed parents, psychotic girlfriends, and the existential void their lives have become. This is a tragi-comic novel about everyday life, random chance and making (or not making) choices.< Less
"Thirty seniors at Council High School were randomly selected and are asked to report age (in years) and mileage of their primary vehicles. Here are the data that were collected:
R denotes an... More > observation with a large standardized residual
X denotes an observation whose X value gives it large influence.
(a) Describe the relationship between vehicle age and mileage. Include a comment on the strength of association.
(b) Determine the slope of the least-square line. Interpret the slope in the context of this problem.
(c) Determine the intercept of the least-square line. Interpret the intercept in the context of this problem.
(d) Minitab reports that R-sq = 77.0% for these data. Write a sentence that explains the significance of this number