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Persistent Prayer

Praying Until Something Happens

Don’t stop praying through a tough situation. God will answer.

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Stories of Faith

Martin Luther King’s Favorite Hymn

Singing words of comfort for those who suffer

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Living Longer, Living Better

How a Puppy Helped Her Find a New Career

When a retired teacher got an Australian shepherd, her life changed in surprising ways

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How to Pray

Why Anyone Can Pray

When it comes to prayer, you don’t have to be a professional.

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Myquillyn Smith Shares Her Best Decluttering Tips

The blogger and decorating expert opens up about her journey to minimalism and how to declutter your home.

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Allison Pataki on How Her Marriage Survived Her Husband's Stroke

In this pair of videos, writer Allison Pataki describes the effects her husband’s stroke at age 30 had on their marriage and how they have now become closer than ever.

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Ministries and Outreach

This Heartfelt Program Teaches Useful Skills to At-Risk Women in Bangladesh

Through its Others program, the Salvation Army provides training to women who might otherwise have no way to support themselves or their families.

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Positive Living

3 Ways to Set Positive Priorities

Taking stock of what matters most can help you work peacefully and efficiently through your to-do list.

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God's Grace

How a Near-Death Experience Changed Her Perspective

After a heart attack, she saw prayers surrounding her

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Emotional and Mental Health

4 Positive Things About Being an Introvert

Just because you value privacy and solitude doesn’t mean you aren’t living your most positive life.

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Finding Life Purpose

How to Find a Future That Inspires You

What we choose to focus on can put us on a powerful path to success.

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A black and white portrait of a senior veteran in a park.
Addiction and Recovery

A Chance Encounter Kept Him Sober

For 30 years he had tried to drink away his memories of Vietnam. But there was only one thing he didn’t want to forget.

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Addiction and Recovery

An Incarcerated Man's Answered Prayer to End His Drug Addiction

He was sent to solitary confinement with only a Bible.  He could not have guessed what would happen next.

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A father looking at his teenage daughter dearly.
Addiction and Recovery

This Father Found Hope and Help for His Daughter Battling Addiction

He realized that she was in God's hands and that there was one thing he could do: love his daughter.

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Addiction and Recovery

Bible Study Fellowship: The Cure for Her Addiction

Thanks to a Bible study and a little green journal she was able to confide to God about her addiction.

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