This year, we've covered some incredibly inspiring stories and offered some practical advice on how to improve your life. These are the stories that you, our readers, loved. You read these stories and shared them on social media and we've collected them for you. Read the inspiring story of ABC "20/20" anchor Elizabeth Vargas and how she overcome anxiety and addiction. See how Christian singer Kim Walker found her calling. Learn how a single mother learned the value of gratitude; find fun facts about dreams and see how one Guideposts blogger wrote about life lessons from the dying --and how that story changed her father's life. Those are just a few of the stories we've got for you!
When Mysterious Ways editor Diana Aydin shared an article about the top five regrets of the dying, she never thought the story would get her workaholic father to finally retire. That article changed her dad's life and the tips in it might just transform yours too.
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Singer Kim Walker Smith fronts the popular worship band Jesus Culture but before she was sharing her gift with millions of fans all over the world, she was working in a bank. Here's why she decided to give up her career and follow God's call for her life.
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Dreams. Everyone has them, but what do we really know about them? Discover these fun facts.
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When her beloved sister-in-law passed away, she struggled with the guilt of throwing out her family member's most prized possessions. Then, she realized something: stuff and memories are not the same thing. Here's how she finally decluttered her life, and how you can too.
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For years the ABC 20/20 news anchor suffered secretly. Prayer gave her the strength to deal with her own struggles—and to help others in recovery.
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This single mom was struggling. See how a gratitude routine helped change her life.
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After a difficult divorce, artist Catherine Partain Shamblin found herself feeling alone and without direction. A mysterious voice told her to make a cross with whatever materials she could find, and now, her beautifully crafted crosses serve as healing agents for anyone who buys them.
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How could members of a New Hampshire church who can't get out much help others? They could knit. See how this church found a unique way to help the less fortunate.
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Have you ever struggled to let go of something in your past? Try this practical advice to move beyond the past and step into a brighter future.
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She was struggling financially when she learned her job was ending. Could she find a way to continue the work she loved?
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