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Jordan Jonas: A Man Who Thrives in Adversity

by Jennifer Haynie @JenniferHaynie1 Blogger’s Note: While I like to focus most of my posts on themes of encouragement and authenticity, I will occasionally feature people who may not be well known to many of us who possess qualities of strength and dignity as they learn to thrive rather than just survive. I don’t know ...continue reading

Today, we had a fire drill at work.  The Archdale Building has sixteen floors, one of those being the basement and another the ground floor.  My office is on the eighth.  When that alarm went off, we had to walk down nine floors in a claustrophobic stairwell to the ground floor.  It took maybe five minutes, ...continue reading