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Let today be the day…you pay attention to what you feed your mind, your body, and your life.

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The beauty of letting go
Positive Living

What Do You Need to Let Go Of?

There is a powerful momentum in shedding what doesn’t work in your life anymore.

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A woman calling someone on her mobile phone.
Advice for Caregivers

Aging Alone After Your Caregiving Journey Ends

The knowledge you’ve gained while caring for your loved one can help you prepare you to age well.

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When God speaks in unexpected ways
Stories of Faith

When God Speaks to Us in Unexpected Ways

Divine guidance often comes at unlikely times and places. Pay attention.

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Illustration of a woman among clouds
Life After Death

She Shared the Details of Her Near-Death Experience

To comfort a dying friend, she described a blissful experience on a pink cloud.

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Deliver us from evil.

What It Really Means to Pray ‘Deliver Us from Evil’

Prayers have been answered when we say those four, powerful words.

Avery Sontheimer; photo courtesy Avery Sontheimer
Living With Cancer

Pawsitive Change: Teen Raises Money for Animal Shelters

Avery Sontheimer would love to have her own shelter. But for now, despite battling cancer, she’s dedicated to helping hundreds of rescues—one gift card at a time.

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Keeping the family peace
Family

How to Avoid Family Meltdowns During the Pandemic

Relationships will be tested as long as COVID-19 is part of our national vocabulary. Give yourself space to stay true to what’s most important.

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A young boy and a Jills House volunteer
Family Caregiving

How This Christian Nonprofit Is Helping Families and Children with Intellectual Disabilities

Jill’s House provides overnight round-the-clock care and individually-tailored activities.

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Max Lucado on faith in challenging times
How to Pray

Max Lucado on Faith and the Challenge of Our Times

The pastor and bestselling author offers practical, prayerful help for all we are facing.

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Rev. Earl Johnson; photo by James Kegley
Positive Living

How to Help During a Crisis

Rev. Earl Johnson, the top Red Cross chaplain, shares how anyone can perform small, yet powerful, acts of kindness.

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Getting married in a pandemic
How to Pray

7 Prayers for Getting Married in a Pandemic

As problematic as weddings and receptions can be at the moment, there is one constant.

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Praying for recovery
How to Pray

3 Ways to Pray for Someone in Recovery

Recovery is a chance to reset the dial. To re-embrace hope and change for both you and your loved one.

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Addiction and church
Addiction and Recovery

How to Respond When Addiction Comes to Church

Church should be a place of healing for those struggling with addiction.  

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Smiling woman looking with hope into horizon during sunset at beach
Addiction and Recovery

Addiction and Recovery: 8 Lessons from a Relapse

When an addict in recovery relapses, the return to sobriety offers important lessons.

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Recovering addict and outreach counselor David Stoecker
Addiction and Recovery

David Stoecker on His Approach to Recovery from Addiction

David Stoecker, recovering addict and outreach coordinator for the Missouri Recovery Network, shares an approach to overcoming addiction that he calls "the locker room."

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