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Kind words are the music of the world. They have a power which seems to be beyond natural causes, as if they were some angel's song which had lost its way and come on Earth.

Frederick William Faber

Theologian

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Positive Living

The Positive Power of ‘Next Year’ in the Fall Garden

Putting the garden to bed for winter is a surprisingly satisfying job, if we remember that "to everything there is a season."

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God's Grace

A Mysterious Sign in a Family Photo

After a family tragedy, a reassuring image brings comfort.

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Four success stories from Susie's Senior Dogs
Dogs

The Inspiring Stories of Susie's Senior Dogs

The woman behind the non-profit organization Susie's Senior Dogs has a new book out, and we're pleased to introduce our readers to some very sweet pooches.

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Children

Teaching Our Children Important Lessons

Family is the cornerstone of our society. We can affect the world by instilling character in our kids.

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Giving
Emotional and Mental Health

How Being Generous Helps Your Brain

Between hurricanes and earthquakes, the opportunities to be generous with time and money have been plentiful lately. New research offers a surprising reason to give.

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When things come to an end.
Managing Life Changes

A Time for Necessary Endings

When it’s hard to bring a chapter to a close

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Steve and Lynne both know second chances are a rare blessing.
Living Longer, Living Better

Was This Widow Ready to Love Again?

Still struggling 12 years after her husband's death, something convinced her to respond to a listing on an over-50 dating site: a vintage bright yellow VW bus.

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Aaron Judge singles in the first inning of a game at Yankee Stadium in September 2016
Sports

For Yankees Slugger Aaron Judge, Faith and Family Come First

The right fielder, who has hit more home runs in his rookie season than any player in history, relies on faith and family to help him remain humble.

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Better Living

3 ways to bounce back from adversity
Managing Life Changes

3 Ways to Bounce Back from Adversity

No matter your age, resilience is a skill that can improve with practice, to the benefit of your emotional and physical health.

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People Helping People

Find Help for the Challenges in Your Life

Discover the new section of the website, Help for Every Need, that's unlike anything we've created before. 

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Can't Sleep? How to Pray for Peace of Mind
Power of Prayer

Can't Sleep? How to Pray for Peace of Mind

In times of great stress and anxiety, prayer makes a difference.

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When things come to an end.
Managing Life Changes

A Time for Necessary Endings

When it’s hard to bring a chapter to a close

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