QUOTE OF THE DAY

When people tell you to 'do whatever makes you happy,' ignore that. Do whatever makes you better, and be happy about it.  

Allan Rice

executive director of Alabama Fire College

Facing fear at the beach
Military Families

Facing Fear to Find Calm Waters

A day at the beach reminds a military mom how she found peace after her son was deployed.

Continue Reading
The cure for worry is prayer
Power of Prayer

You Can Worry, or You Can Pray

The cure for worry is not worrying less. It is praying more. 

Continue Reading
When shaving a head becomes about faith
Parenting

When Bald Becomes Beautiful for a Youth Pastor

Church campers come together to deliver a full house, and a youth pastor delivers on his promise.

Continue Reading
10 ways to help the sandwich generation
Sandwich Generation

10 Ways to Bless the Sandwich Generation

Parents are often playing the role of caregivers to older family members as well. Here’s how you can help.

Continue Reading

Brooke Obie and family on vacation at the Ritz Carlton, Kapalua, Hawaii

How Parents and Adult Children Can Travel Together

Worried about traveling with parents? Get practical advice from our writer who's had great trips with her mom and dad.

A woman reflecting by the lake's edge.
Sponsored Content

It's Never Too Late to Follow Your Dreams

It's never too late to pursue your dreams. If you need some inspiration to follow your heart, no matter what your age, enjoy these inspiring quotes.

Continue Reading
An Esther Krinitz tapestry entitled Rosh Hashanah
God's Grace

The Amazing Art of Holocaust Survivor Esther Krinitz

At the age of 50, Esther Nisenthal Krinitz began to create amazing tapestries that told the story of her survival during the Holocaust. Check out our selections of her inspiring work!

Continue Reading

Trending Stories

Beverly T. Gooden
People Helping People

This Domestic Violence Survivor Created 'Bolt Bag' to Help Others

Social activist and domestic violence survivor Beverly T. Gooden hopes her Bolt Bag will make it easier for victims to leave abusive situations.

Continue Reading
The Property Brothers' Lessons in Renovating and Giving Back
Movies and TV

The Property Brothers' Lessons in Renovating and Giving Back

Drew and Jonathan Scott share secrets to great home renovations, lessons they've learned, and the causes they care about.

Continue Reading
1960s style living room
Caregiving

Husband Creates Vintage Room for Wife with Alzheimer's

George Drummond crafted a 1960s-style room to help his wife suffering with Alzheimer's. 

Continue Reading
The Untold Story of How Steve McQueen Found Faith
Books

The Untold Story of How Steve McQueen Found Faith

In their new book, "Steve McQueen: The Salvation Of An American Icon," Pastor Greg Laurie and biographer Marshall Terrill investigate the untold story of the "King of Cool." 

Continue Reading

Better Living

Joshua Coombes giving haircut to  homeless person
Inspiring Stories

This Traveling Hairstylist Transforms the Homeless

London-based hairstylist Joshua Coombes started the #DoSomethingForNothing movement to inspire others to give back

Continue Reading
Farmer's market
Health and Wellness

5 Ways to Have a Positive Experience at the Farmer’s Market

A weekly trip to the farmer’s market is an opportunity to connect to the people and products that make your community a positive place to live.

Continue Reading
3 ways to live mindfully
Life Advice

3 Ways to Live Mindfully

Mindfulness meditation is effective, healthful—and available to you wherever you are.

Continue Reading
A couple packs their possessions in recycle and donate or sell boxes.
Sponsored Content

4 Ways to Clear Clutter from a Lifelong Home

You want—or need—to clear the clutter, but how do you begin to process a lifetime of memories and possessions?

Continue Reading