Death

When a loved one dies, sorrow and grief surround us. But your memories of happy times together survive the sadness, and your belief that death is not the end can comfort you following a loss.
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Family

St. Patrick's Day Memories

How a mother's passing, a pet hamster and a teapot all come together.

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St. Patrick's Day Blessing
Managing Life Changes

An Irish Blessing

My mother loved St. Patrick's Day. I dreaded my first one without her.

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The Vulcan greeting, "Live long and prosper."
Movies and TV

We Are All Spock

A fond farewell to Star Trek's immortal Vulcan

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Movies and TV

Check-in Again for 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' [REVIEW]

The sequel to the 2012 film boasts a returning all-star cast and carries an uplifiting message. 

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Pray Effectively

3 Ways to Pray a Prayer of Mortality

An invitation to forgive quickly and to live gratefully, humbly and mindfully

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Angels

When an Angel Knocks...

Berlin, World War II. She and her mother were surviving on scraps, with no one to help...

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Power of Prayer

10 Bible Verses to Banish Fear

Fear hits all of us–but here is Scripture to help you get beyond it, to something better.

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A woman treading water in the ocean gazes at a distant lighthouse.
God's Grace

Survival Mode

She’d been in the water for seven hours. The lighthouse was her only hope. Almost.

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Military Outreach Stories

Clay Hunt's Legacy

How we can all help returning military veterans avoid the tragedy of suicide.

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God's Grace

Signs in the Sky

After a loved one’s death, the veil between heaven and earth is often lifted.

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