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When you look at a struggle in your life, just know that it's an opportunity for your character to grow.

Nick Foles

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback

Shawnelle Eliasen with her sons
Teenagers

The Best Life Advice from Mom

Be excellent, stand tall and have faith—Shawnelle Eliasen's five boys share the best piece of advice they each received from their mom.

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Advice for Caregivers

Millennial Caregivers Are Navigating Uncharted Waters

Young adults face a host of modern challenges as they take on their loved ones’ care.

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Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Power of Prayer

Pray with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Many of the civil rights leader’s prayers are as timely as ever.

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Pray for the people in your dreams
How to Pray

Should You Pray for the People in Your Dreams?

Five ways to pray for those who pop up in your dreams. 

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Actress Betty White
Living Longer, Living Better

Betty White: 13 Things You Should Know

Betty White has been delighting audiences for decades. Here are 13 things you might not know about this beloved actress.

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Dogs

The Dog That Inspired a Puppy Rescue Mission

When Anna Chiasson’s fiancé brought a puppy home from Afghanistan, a journey began—for both Anna and the dog—and a bigger mission was born.

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Creative uses for plastic bags
Positive Living

A Fun, Easy Craft that Will Reduce Your Plastic Bag Use

Making “plarn” or plastic yarn can transform an environmental mess into useful, beautiful things.

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Marriage

World’s Oldest Couple Celebrates 80 Years of Marriage

The Guinness World Records recognized the centenarians’ major milestone.

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Addiction and Recovery

The Angel in the Woods That Saved Her Son from Addiction

Alcohol and drugs had taken her son from her so often that she doubted that he’d ever get sober.

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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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Earl Smith brought healing and forgiveness to prison at San Quentin.
Addiction and Recovery

The Powerful Story of Golden State Warriors Chaplain Earl Smith

Before he was known as chaplain of the Golden State Warriors, Earl Smith faced a wrenching challenge when he came face to face with the man who shot him.

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Addiction and Recovery

Tips for Helping Teens Stay Sober

A substance abuse expert shares advice for parents on how to keep their teenagers from using alcohol and drugs.

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