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The past is a place of reference, not a place of residency.

Willie Jolley

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Life Advice

The Power of a Good Attitude

Doing even the simplest job with the best of intentions serves everyone.

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Emotional and Mental Health

Refresh Yourself with a Retreat

Sometimes the best way to freshen your attitude is by stepping away from your everyday routine.

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Travel

Iceland: Would a Father-Daughter Trip Change Their Relationship?

On a whim, Guideposts editor Alikay Wood asked her father if he'd like to travel with her to Iceland. She never thought he'd say yes, but he did, and their shared adventure taught her a valuable lesson about love.

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Life Advice

5 Ways to Feel Less Lonely

Isolation isn’t good for your health. Here’s how to reconnect with others and find community.

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How to Embrace the Empty Nest

A mom offers 6 tips on how to enjoy the time with her spouse when the kids leave the nest.

DeVon Franklin
Books

DeVon Franklin Wants You to Find Success

The award-winning producer's new book, "The Hollywood Commandments," offers a guide to combining your faith and your purpose. 

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Movies and TV

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor on the Story behind 'Stronger'

Jeff Bauman shares his story of recovery and hope following the tragedy and how he felt seeing his life played out on screen. 

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America’s Angels

Asperger’s Syndrome: How One Young Man Developed His Independence

A retired middle school teacher helped transform the life of a young man with Asperger's 

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People Helping People

Bitty & Beau's Brews Possibility for People with Disabilities

The North Carolina coffee shop hopes to welcome you with a cup of Joe and a message of inclusivity.

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Aging Parents

The Important Stage of Caregiving That No One Talks About

A former hospice consultant shares her journey caring for her aging mother and the one thing no one ever told her about caregiving. 

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Edward Grinnan
Dogs

Preview: Always By My Side

Edward Grinnan shares an amazing experience with his beloved dog Millie in this excerpt from his new book, Always By My Side.

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Better Living

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Living Longer, Living Better

4 Habits for a Healthy Future

It’s never too late to pave the way for healthy years ahead.

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Life Advice

How to Transform Negative Feelings

Most pain, sadness and fear have almost nothing to do with God. This too shall pass.

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Patience
Military Families

Embrace Patience

An impatient military mom shares how learning to wait brought her closer to God.

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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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