Being Robbed of Joy – Christianity

Background One of the best things about good religion is that it can help you with both your spiritual and earthly needs. Lineage Being Robbed of Joy Link   Verses Matthew 11:30 ( Rest for the Weary ) [ Link ] …Take My yoke upon you and learn from Me; for I am gentle and … Continue reading Being Robbed of Joy – Christianity

Being Robbed of Joy – Life Skills

Background This is a post that I have been wanting to write for a few days. Let us go at it. Prompting You are going to get an email. You are going to get a phone call. Someone is going to ask you something. Someone is going to want something from you.   Read And, … Continue reading Being Robbed of Joy – Life Skills

DBeaver – Error – “Incorrect syntax near ‘begin'”

Background Last night was working on a SQL Server Stored Procedure and ran into an error. I was too tired to make much of it.   Error Here is the error. Image Text   TroubleShooting Outline DBeaver Preferences Code Code Review Tasks DBeaver Preferences DBeaver is sufficiently configurable. Knowing that let us take a quick … Continue reading DBeaver – Error – “Incorrect syntax near ‘begin'”

Identifying Bible Verses Missing in Various Translations

Background Talking to my brother about a query he wanted help on. KJV Unfortunately, I hijacked the conversation and thought it might be saner to write a query that identifies verses that are in KJV but missing in other versions. Outline In the sample code below, we compare KJV (Kings James Version ) against DBY … Continue reading Identifying Bible Verses Missing in Various Translations

Pfizer & BioNTech:- Meet the People behind Covid-19 Vaccine

Times of India:- Meet the people behind first Covid vaccine Link The UK granted emergency approval for Pfizer’s Covid vaccine, which is based on mRNA technology The UK granted emergency approval for Pfizer’s Covid vaccine on Wednesday, making it the first “messenger RNA” vaccine ever to be pressed into service. But behind this success lies … Continue reading Pfizer & BioNTech:- Meet the People behind Covid-19 Vaccine

Jeffrey Snover:- Tweets

Tweet 2020-11-21 Character is fate.   2020-11-22 By Bringing the world together, social media is tearing it apart. 2020-11-25 For most things, case-sensitivity is a poor engineering choice. 2020-11-10 I know Ian means this somewhat tongue-in-cheek, but his point is rock solid. If the Democrats cannot engineer a wave under a leader as controversial and … Continue reading Jeffrey Snover:- Tweets

Jeffrey Snover:- “Engineering Encounters with reality”

Who is Jeffrey Snover? Link Jeffrey Snover is a Microsoft Technical Fellow, PowerShell Chief Architect, and the Chief Architect for the Azure Infrastructure and Management group which includes Azure Stack, System Center, and Operations Management Suite.  Snover is the inventor of Windows PowerShell, an object-based distributed automation engine, scripting language, and command-line shell, and was … Continue reading Jeffrey Snover:- “Engineering Encounters with reality”

Cheerful Giving

Background In our increasingly tribalized world, one area that is continuing to take a hit is cheerful giving. Outline Selfishness Empathy Politics Empathy Factors Selfishness People are just plain selfish. A good man asked for something the other day. The person he asked for help responded by saying if you do this, you will get … Continue reading Cheerful Giving

Busta Rhymes

Background Out of all the conversations that there are to listen to, there is really nothing like grown men's conversations.   Videos The Messy Truth with Van Jones and Busta Rhymes  Profile Busta Rhymes sits down with Van Jones in an exclusive tell-all interview to discuss his journey, family, health, and new album Extinction Level … Continue reading Busta Rhymes


Background Ironically, let us talk about listening. Outline Rest Expectation Relational Investment Boundaries Observe Meditate   Rest In all things, rest. Take a deep breath.   Expectation One of the pre-requisites to listening well is expectations. No matter how well you want to listen, if your expectations are set too high, you will likely be … Continue reading Listening