Managing Life Changes

Gracefully dealing with life change is no easy feat. When personal change is your goal, you might feel in control and motivated. But managing life changes means adjusting to new circumstances that you might not have opted for. Staying calm in a period of life transition can help you stay centered and make the best decisions for your future.

The blessings of a detour

4 Reasons to Embrace a Detour

Sure, it may not be the quickest way to your destination. But it may be the best.

Chip Gaines Reveals Why 'Fixer Upper' Had to End

Chip Gaines Reveals Why 'Fixer Upper' Had to End

In this excerpt from his new book, "Capital Gaines," Chip Gaines opens up about depression, his relationship, and how God told him it was time to end the show. 

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3 ways to bounce back from adversity

3 Ways to Bounce Back from Adversity

No matter your age, resilience is a skill that can improve with practice, to the benefit of your emotional and physical health.

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When things come to an end.

A Time for Necessary Endings

When it’s hard to bring a chapter to a close

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Are you ready for the next storm?

Are You Ready for the Next Storm?

Just like the weather, life is going to send you storms. Here's how you can be spiritually prepared.

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What suffering can teach us

7 Things You Can Learn in Hard Times

A pink slip, a medical diagnosis, the loss of a loved one–finding meaning in it all.

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Nicki Cooper smiles at her twin sons

After Divorce, Could She Find Forgiveness?

They were parents of twin sons, but she and her ex-husband couldn't find common ground. How could she change her feelings?

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How to Cope in the Midst of Life Changes

How to Cope in the Midst of Life Changes

Here's how to see your transitional period as an opportunity for positive change.

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A mature married couple gaze contently out the window

7 Questions to Help You Spiritually Prepare for Retirement

It's important to be financially prepared for one's golden years, but emotional, mental and even spiritual preparation are also keys to a happy retirement.

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Helping My Mom Settle into Senior Care

Helping My Mom Settle into Senior Care

How author Melanie Merriman learned to work with her mom as she adapted to an Adult Congregate Living Facility.

How to be ready for whatever crosses your path

Spiritually Ready for Whatever Comes

Don’t wait for things to fall apart. Build your relationship with God now.

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A mature couple reviews Medicare documents with a health practitioner

5 Questions Everyone Should Ask Before Choosing a Medicare Plan

The answers can help you focus on exactly what you need in a health plan.

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A mature couple pores over Medicare documents and the Medicare website

Your Common Medicare Questions Answered

Sort through the confusion and better understand your Medicare options with answers to these important questions.

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In death, the sweet with the bitter

The Sweet with the Bitter

In the face of a family death, a mom passes along a gift to the next generation.

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