Let gratitude be the pillow upon which you kneel to say your nightly prayer. And let faith be the bridge you build to overcome evil and welcome good.

Maya Angelou


Gifts freely given
Inspiring Stories

Gifts Given ‘Just Because’

Why a spur-of-the-moment handful of flowers or loving note resonates most deeply

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Pray your complaints.
Power of Prayer

Make Your Complaint a Prayer

God hears us all the time, not just when we’re happy.

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Your age doesn't matter when you dance
Living Longer, Living Better

Wait, I’m a Senior?!

When you hit the dance floor, it doesn't matter how old you are.

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A couple under stress

Praying for the Marriages of Others

When couples under stress don’t have the energy to pray for their marriage, someone needs to fill in the gap.

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African Burial Ground

A Mysterious Confirmation of Purpose

She uprooted her life to write a novel she believed in. But did she make the right choice?

Can the Total Solar Eclipse Bring People to Faith?

Can the Total Solar Eclipse Bring People to Faith?

Astrophysicist and minister Dr. Hugh Ross thinks the total solar eclipse is the perfect opportunity to combine science and faith. 

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A pair of scrolls found in the caves of Qumran, near the Dead Sea in Israel

The Dead Sea Scrolls: 11 Fascinating Facts

In 1947, a Bedouin shepherd boy stumbled upon one of the most startling archaeological discoveries of the 21st century while herding his goats off the northwest shore of the Dead Sea in Israel, an area known as Qumran: the Dead Sea Scrolls.

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Trending Stories

Matthew West Book "Hello My Name Is"

Matthew West's New Book Is All about Finding Your True Identity

The Christian artist says living an authentic life shouldn’t be measured by the number of likes you get on your selfie. 

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How people can be miracles to other people
God's Grace

Have You Ever Met a Miracle?

How God can speak to us through other people.

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What 'Antiques Roadshow' Host Mark L. Walberg Has Learned about Value
Movies and TV

What 'Antiques Roadshow' Host Mark L. Walberg Has Learned about Value

The host of the popular PBS series talks appraisals, funny behind-the-scenes moments, and what he's learned about the word "value." 

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Solar Eclipse

Everything You Need to Know about the Solar Eclipse

On August 21st, a total solar eclipse will be visible in the U.S. Here’s what you need to know to get a good view. 

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Better Living

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Faith and Prayer

10 Ways You Can Be an Angel

Celebrate Be an Angel Day by making August 22nd angelic!

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Shauna Niequist and Oprah Winfrey
Work Life

Shauna Niequist: On Faith and Perfectionism

On Super Soul Sunday this Sunday, August 20, Author Shauna Niequist shares with Oprah Winfrey how faith helped her end her quest for perfection. Read our excerpt from Shauna's bestseller, Present Over Perfect

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Amy Grant
Aging Parents

Amy Grant's Three Caregiving Tips

Songwriter Amy Grant tells of caring for her father who has profound dementia. 

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Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Positive Living

Positive Summer Reading: ‘Gift from the Sea’

Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s 1955 classic opens our eyes to the deeper meaning of the beach.

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