why do they put bibles in hotel rooms

why do they put bibles in hotel rooms

A HOTEL IN Newcastle has, complete with a pre-loaded version of the religious text. The Kindle will also offer guests the chance to download another religious text of their choice for free, while thereБll also be an option to download other material with the charges added to their bill. But why are there bibles in hotel rooms in the first place? Gideons International, a missionary arm of the church, were the ones who initiated the practice, and who carry it on to this day. The group was formed by three Christian businessmen in 1899, who decided that placing bibles in hotel rooms Б where they spent a lot of time Б would help to spread their message. The American Hotel and Lodging Association states that the first bible was placed in a hotel by Gideons International in 1908, in the Superior

 why is my baby sleeping more than usual

why is my baby sleeping more than usual

Probably an odd thing to worry about, but another question I am often asked isP Why is my baby sleeping more than usual? PUsually parents joke that extra sleep should not be cause for complaint, but at the root of the question is always concern. When our babies suddenly do something that is out of the norm for them, we are instantly curious as to why. And there is always a reason! Todays post explores some of the reasons why your baby might be sleeping a little more than usual. Illness Just as suspected, your baby could be sleeping more because she is unwell. This is the one that parents worry most about, and with very good reason. Its horrible seeing your child ill, and when they are babies it is all the more worrying as they cannot effectively tell you how they are feeling or what is

 why do some cats have six toes

why do some cats have six toes

In the case of preaxial polydactyly of the Maine Coon cat (Hemingway mutant) a mutation of the cis-regulatory element ZRS (ZPA regulator sequence) is associated. ZRS is a noncoding element, 800. 000 basepairs remote to the target gene Shh. An expression of Shh is seen on the anterior side of the limb. Normally Shh is expressed in an organiser region, called the (ZPA) on the posterior limb side. From there it diffuses anteriorly, laterally to the growth direction of the limb. In the mutant mirroring smaller ectopic expression in a new organiser region is seen on the posterior side of the limb. This ectopic expression causes cell proliferation delivering the raw material for one or more new digits. Polydactyly is a spontaneous complex phenotypic variation, developed in one generation. ...

 why we need to conserve natural resources

why we need to conserve natural resources

The lives of our ancestors were simple. Their needs were limited and hence used lesser quantities / amounts of the natural resources than we need today. Therefore they had lesser negative impact on the natural resources. Today on account of industrialization technological advancement modern man s life has become more comfortable convienent. This has led to increase in consumption of natural resources such as fossil fuel, land, water, minerals, forest, etc. The increase in this utilization has led to quicker depletion of the natural resources in the recent times than ever before. Forests are cleared for new buildings, malls, industies, roads, etc. Also there has been rapid increase in population which further puts more stress and strain on the already scarce and limited natural resources.

 why do vampires have no reflection in the mirror

why do vampires have no reflection in the mirror

Welcome to! This is a place for fans of various creative works to share theories, interpretations and speculation related to that particular creative work. The rules: Don t be an ass. You must back your theory up with some form of evidence. This will be judged at the discretion of the mods. Posts linking to offsite theories must still have some effort such as a TLDR, or description lining the main points. Memes and joke posts are not allowed in this subreddit. Memes and jokes in the comment section are allowed. Do not include spoiler material in the title. Especially if the work is recent. It is advised to use the spoiler tag when discussing potential spoilers in non-spoiler tagged posts. Please state in the title what media your theory is related to. You must contact a mod for permission

 why do we need build automation in java

why do we need build automation in java

I ran a recently where I asked developers on tools/frameworks they used in the last 12 months. Respondents had the option to select multiple options from a predefined list of choices or select Others and provide their own choice. In this post weБll be covering the responses of around 120 developers on the topic of build tools. Б Build automation tool used primarily for Java projects. Б A continuous integration (CI) tool written in Java. Б An open source continuous integration tool written in Java. The project was forked from Hudson after a dispute with Oracle. Б An open source build automation system that builds upon the concepts of Apache Ant and Apache Maven and introduces a Groovy-based domain-specific language (DSL) instead of the XML form used by Apache Maven of declaring the project

 why do you lose your voice when you get sick

why do you lose your voice when you get sick

Laryngitis occurs when the vocal cords are inflamed or swollen, which affects the quality of your voice. The vocal cords, also called the vocal folds, are bands of muscle that are located in the larynx (voice box) in your throat. When you talk, the air that passes through your vocal cords sets off vibrations that make the sound of your voice. So when your vocal cords are inflamed or swollen, you may end up with a voice that is raspy and hoarse в or you may even lose your voice completely. What Causes Laryngitis? There are two types of laryngitis: acute laryngitis and chronic laryngitis. In acute laryngitis, which is the most common cause of voice loss and hoarseness, you suddenly lose your voice or become hoarse. Acute laryngitis can result from: Viral infection. Viral infections, such

 why do we need to save the rainforest

why do we need to save the rainforest

Because rainforests are an absolutely essential resource: Indigenous people have thrived in rainforests since the beginning of time, their lives and spirituality are inextricably linked to the plants, animals and flow of life in this rich environment. They help us to learn what we need to know about the rainforest. Many of them are facing extinction as the rainforests diminish. Almost half of the prescribed drugs that are used in the USA come from rainforest plants. Children with leukemia are treated with a drug from a rainforest flower. Malaria and heart disease are treated with some medicines made from rainforest plants. Without the rainforest to soak up rain and release it slowly, floods and droughts become more common. ...

 why do we have stars at christmas

why do we have stars at christmas

(MEDIA GENERAL) Decorating a Christmas tree ahead of the holidays is a family tradition in many households. Memories come to life while unpacking ornaments, streaming lights and hanging tinsel on the tree. Young children vie for the honor to be thrust into the air to nestle an ornament into the treeвs crown. ВA star or an angel is the most common Christmas tree-topper but why? Originally,. However, this trend later evolved to a star or an angel, which are both significant Christian symbols in the Nativity of Jesus. The Star of Bethlehem The Star of Bethlehem, also referred to as the Christmas Star, guided the wise men, or Magi, to the birthplace of Jesus in the Christian story of Jesus of Nazareth s birth. Wise men or wise kings travel on camels with entourage across the deserts to find

 you can only give what you have

you can only give what you have

Then Peter said, Silver and gold have I none; but such as I have givePI thee: In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth rise up and walk. P And he took him by the right hand, and lifted him up: and immediately his feet and ankle bones received strength. Peter and John were at the Temple gate called Beautiful as they were enteringP the templeP they came across a lame beggar who showed on his face, Psome expectation of them. Peter s heart was touched He said What I have I give. He was confident of what he had and as Faith Child we should be confident of what we havePP inP regard to spiritual riches. God gives us these, not only in order that we may enjoy them ourselves, but in order that we may impart, and so in our measure enter into the joy of our Lord and know the greater blessedness of

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