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.
Faith during hard times

Does Faith Protect You from Hardship?

In a word, “no.” But here's how it can help us discover new directions and purpose during stressful times.

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7 Ways to Ways to Be More Resilient

After an auto repairman she trusted ran off with her car parts and money, she leaned on these important lessons.

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What a succulent plant can teach you

How One Plant Inspires a Garden of Life Lessons

Succulents are easy to care for—and to propagate. Starting new plants from older ones is both a satisfying and inspiring project.

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10 Inspirational Quotes About Embracing Change

Change is inevitable in life. Whether it's buying a new home or simply taking a new route to work, here are some of our favorite quotes to help motivate you to take that first step.

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6 Life Lessons from an Old Log Cabin

6 Life Lessons from an Old Log Cabin

How renovating an old, rundown place ended up restoring her life after divorce

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Bonnie McEneany: 12 Years After September 11

Bonnie McEneany: 12 Years After September 11

The wife of a 9/11 victim talks about the strength she finds in faith and the messages she still receives from her husband in the hereafter, 12 years later.

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Monica Iken: 10 Years After September 11

Monica Iken: 10 Years After September 11

A wife reflects on the tenth anniversary of losing her husband during 9/11, and the messages she receives from him in the hereafter.

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The Promise of Hope: Creating Your Change Vision Statement

The Promise of Hope: Creating Your Change Vision Statement

Edward Grinnan walks you through the process of using your imagination to help you achieve personal growth.

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Tips For Embracing Personal Change

Tips For Embracing Personal Change

Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan chats with personal change guru Ariane de Bonvoisin. Start each day with encouragement for your soul. Order Mornings with Jesus 2019

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Getting good news at the doctor's office

How to Handle the ‘Shock’ of Good News

We can become too accustomed to processing bad news. But what about when life brings us a pleasant surprise?

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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.

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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.

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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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A young woman looking up to the sky for forgiveness.

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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