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When a smile breaks into laughter, hearts open! Laughter creates space, ease and connection. Laughter is our soul's joy song.

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Adult Children

God’s Grace in a New York City Blackout

A mom sends up a prayer of thanks when her son gets home safely.

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Life Advice

3 Ways to Take a Vacation from Your Problems

Working on—and worrying about—our challenges shouldn’t be a 24 / 7 job.

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Pets

Sharing the Good News of Faith—and Llamas?

Although this couple's retirement plan was to start a ministry, they never thought they would be led to one with llamas.

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Danita Jones
Stories of Hope

How a Connect-the-Dots Puzzle Helped Her Understand Faith

Danita Jones shares a lesson of faith, patience and perseverance she learned from her mother.

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Life Advice

Life Lessons for Today from the Bible

How biblical stories can guide us in navigating modern life.

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Books

Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Love Story Explored in New Book

My Dearest Dietrich introduces readers to Maria von Wedemeyer, the woman who captured the famed preacher’s heart.

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Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and What to Do Next
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

Dementia: Signs, Symptoms and What to Do Next

What you should know—and do—if you think someone has dementia

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8 Things You Can Do to Lower Your Blood Pressure
Living Longer, Living Better

8 Things You Can Do to Lower Your Blood Pressure

Dr. Mary Ann Bauman from the American Heart Association briefs us on new guidelines and simple tips to keep your blood pressure in check.

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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

She Conquered Her Addiction with Persistent Prayer

After being incarcerated, she turned to God and was overcome with a renewed sense of peace and strength.

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Addiction and Recovery

A Miraculous Release from Alcohol Addiction

After reading a certain Psalm over and over, he began a new life journey to overcome his addiction.

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Sports broadcaster Lauren Sisler
Addiction and Recovery

Lauren Sisler Opens Up About Her Parents' Addiction

The popular sports broadcaster was in denial about her family's secret — her parents were addicted to prescription pain medication.

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