Get business updates directly to your inboxSubscribeSee our privacy noticeThank you for subscribing!The finalists for the 16th awards, which celebrate digital excellence across the north, include a number of Greater Manchester organisation. The winners will be announced during a ceremony at Manchester’s Midland Hotel on July 3.There were more than 300 entries this year, the most to date. Firms in this region accounted for more than half of all entries.The 2014 Big Chip Awards judges include Al Scott (C3: Connected Cloud Communications); Bill Thompson (journalist and media commentator); Herb Kim (Founder of the Thinking Digital conference) Thayer Prime (Government Digital Service and celebrated games guru)., based in Manchester, has been shortlisted for three awards: Best Non for Profit, for the PDSA’s Big Pet Check, Best Use of Mobile, for Chester Zoo, and the Big Chip Digital Agency Award.Other Manchester companies with multiple entries included, Formisimo, with Best Application of Technology for Creation of Formisimo and for Best Start up.
Rather than the expected “doulos” (slave) which Paul uses often as a self identification at the opening of his letters, here he employs “hupareteo” (helper). The word conveys the idea of one who serves, hence the common translation “servant,” but not in the profound sense of servitude that doulos carries (bondservant or slave). We could perhaps translate Paul’s phrase here as “helper” or “assistant to Christ.” Our ministry assists his ministry.
But I refused to be defeated.It became clear that it was down to me to call a halt to the insanity before it was too late.I had to come up with a strategy, a walloping great big undisputable excuse not to do it.But I couldn’t. So instead I ordered trainers and a sports bra so expansive it could double as an emergency parachute should I ever take up skydiving.Last night, I was sitting sweating over the whole subject, muttering about how I must be crazy to even contemplate this.I looked heavenward and sent out a plea to the Gods Of Reckless Promises for help in dealing with this madness. Two seconds later, a text pinged up.”Heard about you doing the marathon.
Also being flat on the ground and exposed to sunlight and mechanical (cars) destruction, they deteriorate into small pieces very quickly. And usually when I find a straw it is poked through the hole of the deteriorating lid. I realize that legislation has to start somewhere, but plastic is plastic and in my opinion should be dealt with as a whole.