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.
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9 Inspirational Quotes for Retirement

Retirement is never the end of your journey. Enjoy these nine motivational quotes to inspire you as you plan for the next phase of your life.

Stanley Praimnath: Remembering 9/11

Stanley Praimnath: Remembering 9/11

Stanley Praimnath talks about his experience during the events of September 11, 2001.

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7 Bible Verses to Help You Forgive Yourself

These Bible verses will help you remember that God's love covers a multitude of mistakes.

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9 Inspirational Quotes to Help You Forgive Yourself

Have you ever noticed how you can hold on to past mistakes long after they occurred? Forgiveness is a process. It does not happen over night and the process will be different for everyone. But no matter how long it takes, there's hope. Here are some of our favorite quotes to help you on the journey to forgive.

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9 Inspirational Graduation Quotes

Graduation speeches offer inspiration to everyone, even those who are not receiving a diploma. Whether or not you're a graduate, we hope these inspirational quotes from famous commencement speeches will bring you encouragement and motivation.

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Leaning into Stressful Situations for a Happy Outcome

Research suggests that working through stressful situations offers the promise of fulfillment and happiness in the future.

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Why Happy People Aren’t Happy All the Time

Psychologists say emotional flexibility is a key to living an authentically positive life.

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How to Respond When You’re Feeling Stuck

The Bible is full of examples of those who didn’t let their circumstances define them.

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6 Last-Minute Gift Ideas For Caregivers

Here are a few easy, last-minute gift ideas sure to please any caregiver this holiday season.

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8 Motivational Quotes for Decluttering

Decluttering can be a difficult task to begin. Here are 8 of our favorite motivational quotes to help you get started on organizing and clearing your life.

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.

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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.

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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

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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