Deborah Novak strike a ballet pose in her dressing room.
Healing

Tips on Coping with Pain

Ballet dancer Deborah Novak shares some personal tips on how to steer through muscle pain and find beauty in the day-to-day.

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Motivational Stories

Veteran Amputee Kirstie Ennis Prepares to Summit Everest

The Marine veteran, who suffered a life-altering injury while serving in Afghanistan, is days away from her goal.  

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Positive Thinking

The Power of Turning Negative Stories into Positive Ones

You can turn your life around once you decide to stop telling yourself that you can’t.

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How to Pray

How to Pray for Someone with Cancer

Even in an overwhelming situation, there are ways to pray and reclaim hope.

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How to Pray

9 Prayers That Will Help You Actually Embrace Change

Starting a new job or business? Getting married? Launching a new project? Here are prayers to help you along your journey.

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God's Grace

Mothers and Miracles

Research shows why mothers are able to connect with their children through dreams and visions.

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Positive Thinking

3 Ways to Have a Positive Milestone Birthday

Big birthdays can mean a lot of different things—here’s how to choose to celebrate yourself.

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Emotional and Mental Health

3 Positive Ways to Mother Yourself

Mother’s Day is about celebrating the idea of love, support and nurturance. What would it look like to turn those qualities back in on yourself?

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Addiction and Recovery

Her Teenage Daughter Needed Love and Forgiveness

By having faith in herself and in God, she started to have the relationship she always wanted with her daughter who faced addiction.

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Addiction and Recovery

A Mother's Gift to Her Daughter

After her daughter finished rehab, she wanted to commemorate the occasion and also learned an important lesson.

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Addiction and Recovery

How an Addict Started the Great American Race

In towns and cities across North America, communities turn out to cheer this annual event.

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Addiction and Recovery

An Addict Embraces God's Forgiveness

He realized the life he left behind included family, acceptance and most importantly—love.

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