QUOTE OF THE DAY

When you're young, there's so much that you can't take in. It's pouring over you like a waterfall. When you're older, it's less intense, but you're able to reach out and drink it. I love being older.

Actress Sigourney Weaver

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Pets

Remembering Koko, the Beloved Gorilla Who Learned to Communicate via Sign Language

Koko, the gorilla who learned sign language and touched hearts around the world with her expressions of emotion and empathy, has passed away at 46.

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Living Longer, Living Better

10 Hawaiian Sayings for a Happier Life

Enjoy these Hawaiian sayings that capture the spirit of aloha and these beautiful photos from the island of Molokai.

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Woman with lots of things to do.
Positive Living

7 Bible Verses for When You Feel Overwhelmed

If God has called you to a task, He’ll be there to help every step of the way.

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Author and historian Shella Gillus
Books

Secrets of Wayfarers Inn: A Celebration of the Underground Railroad

How the compelling history of the Underground Railroad inspired this writer—and a new series from Guideposts Books 

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Grandchildren

Why the Wait Is Worth It

Don’t rush God when you’re impatient for something to happen. His timing is always perfect.

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Depressed woman
Power of Prayer

Prayers for Comfort After a Death by Suicide

How to express our loss as well as lift up others who battle depression and hopelessness.

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Fred Rogers with a disabled boy on his TV series.
Movies and TV

What Mister Rogers' Best Friend Wants You to Know About Him

Rev. George Wirth shares intimate stories of the TV legend in the upcoming documentary, ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’

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Mike Smith celebrates following his historic Triple Crown win
Living Longer, Living Better

At 52, Mike Smith Becomes Racing's Oldest Triple Crown Winner

One of the most successful—and oldest—jockeys in history teams with a horse named Justify to earn thoroughbred racing's 13th Triple Crown.

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Overcoming Addiction

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Addiction and Recovery

Woman Hiking Appalachian Trail to Raise Opioid Addiction Awareness

Heather Starbuck hopes to honor her late fiancé by hiking the 2,200 mile long trail.

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Addiction and Recovery

He Didn't Fit the Stereotype of An Addict

He is the son of renowned journalist Bill Moyers, and was a successful journalist himself, but he had to face the facts of his own addiction to recover.

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Linda Maher
Addiction and Recovery

How She Overcame Opioid Addiction

Hospitalized after a serious car accident, she had to face withdrawal from the painkillers she was prescribed

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Veteran alcohol and drug counselor, Mary Spaulding dispels common misconceptions about addiction.
Addiction and Recovery

5 Common Misconceptions About Addiction

This longtime alcohol and drug counselor sheds new light on some widespread substance abuse myths.

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