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Angels on Earth


'Tis the season…to be stressed?

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Pet Stories


The little girl waited through the long line at a California mall to see Santa. Beside her stood her service dog, a handsome pit bull named Pup Cake.

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Daily Devotions


A while back my friend Liz and I were talking about the crossing of the Red Sea.

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I figured I’d go through and pick my favorite Bible passages in Handel’s “Messiah.” Problem is, it’s all from the Bible, either the King James Version or the psalms from the Book of Common Prayer.

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Isaiah the prophet spoke the words, “For us a child is born, to us a child is given, and the government will be on his shoulders. And he will be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.”

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No one knows for sure how old they are, but the “O Antiphons” date back to at least the 8th century and may have been used for hundreds of years before that.

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Inspirational Stories


Millie, my seven-year-old golden retriever woke me up at exactly 5:59 a.m on Dec 11. She isn't much of a morning girl, that's for sure.

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I knew that first holiday season without her would be difficult.

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Outreach Ministries


Immediately the boy’s father exclaimed, “I do believe; help me overcome my unbelief!” (Mark 9:24)

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Each day we have the opportunity to offer kindness, inspiration and hope to others, be it through our words, our actions or our presence.

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Life after Death


For three wonderful years I have been writing this blog, and I have enjoyed every minute of it. Hearing from people all over the world, with their own very personal experiences of life and death, has been extraordinary for me.

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Mysterious Ways


The holiday season is here, and I’ve already been given one of the best Chanukah gifts I could have received–the news that Mysterious Ways magazine is reaching 130,000 subscribers.

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I’ve shared this holiday tale before, but I simply had to tell it again! After all, it’s the one story my mom recounts every Christmas, without fail.

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Stories of Faith


It does not matter who or what we are, there is absolute reinstatement into God by the death of Jesus Christ and by no other way, not because Jesus pleads, but because He died. It is not earned, but accepted.   
–Oswald Chambers from My Utmost for His Highest

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Personal Growth


Years ago, I became friends with someone who only had a few friends outside of her profession. She was different. She loved wildlife and would spend her money planting trees.

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Positive Thinking


One of the nicest perks of my job is all the interesting and inspiring books that cross my desk. Those that have a possible story for the magazine, I try to look at right away. The others have to wait until I have a free moment.

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I was a woman on a mission. The Christmas cards were addressed–with handwritten notes, of course. The house looked like a winter wonderland with four softly-lit Christmas trees decked out in a variety of ornaments and garland.

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Animals are not running around with bows on their heads or lights strewed around them helping me capture great Christmas wildlife photographs, so I decided to change gears for a few weeks.

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