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James Durham born on May 2, 1762 was the first recognized Black physician in the United States.

James Durham born on May 2, 1762 was the first recognized Black physician in the United States.

The practice of patience guards us against losing our presence of mind. It enables us to remain undisturbed, even when the situation is really difficult. It gives us a certain amount of inner peace, which allows us some self-control, so that we can choose to respond to situations in an appropriate and compassionate manner, rather than being driven by our disturbing emotions.

The practice of patience guards us against losing our presence of mind. It enables us to remain undisturbed, even when the situation is really difficult. It gives us a certain amount of inner peace, which allows us some self-control, so that we can choose to respond to situations in an appropriate and compassionate manner, rather than being driven by our disturbing emotions.

Corrie ten Boom. She & her family hid persecuted Jews in Nazi Holland during WWII, for which they were imprisoned, tortured & Corrie's family killed. Corrie endured solitary confinement in prison & 10 months of cruelty while interned, yet always prayed for the hearts of her captors.  She was released from Ravensbruck concentration camp on New Year’s Eve 1944 & later learned it was due to a clerical error. The women in her age group were sent to their deaths 1 week after her discharge.

Corrie ten Boom. She & her family hid persecuted Jews in Nazi Holland during WWII, for which they were imprisoned, tortured & Corrie's family killed. Corrie endured solitary confinement in prison & 10 months of cruelty while interned, yet always prayed for the hearts of her captors. She was released from Ravensbruck concentration camp on New Year’s Eve 1944 & later learned it was due to a clerical error. The women in her age group were sent to their deaths 1 week after her discharge.

Emmanuel Jal, South Sudanese musician and former child soldier   "If I was forced to flee I would take my children.  These are the names of my three." - Visit 1family: http://www.unhcr.org/1family

Emmanuel Jal, South Sudanese musician and former child soldier "If I was forced to flee I would take my children. These are the names of my three." - Visit 1family: http://www.unhcr.org/1family

Miquel Pucurull: “La soledat del corredor de fons és mentida” | Ateos del deporte

Miquel Pucurull: “La soledat del corredor de fons és mentida” | Ateos del deporte