Eternity

A life of faith carries with it the promise of an eternity of blessings, joy, and the love of God.

6 tips for responding to the words of the dying.
Life After Death

5 Ways to Respond to the Last Words of the Dying

In Part 3, linguist Lisa Smartt shares some wisdom for family, friends and caregivers.

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Speech patterns in the words of the dying reveal more about life after death.
Life After Death

5 Characteristics of the Last Words of the Dying

In Part 2, linguist Lisa Smartt uncovers patterns of speech that reveal more about life after death.

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The meaning of the last words of the dying.
Life After Death

The Words of the Dying–Part 1

Her father's death moves a linguist to explore the meaning of the mysterious final words of the dying.

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Detail of birds from the painting, The Garden of Earthly Delights, by Hieronymus Bosch, Museo del Prado.
God's Grace

Heaven, Hell and 'The Garden of Earthly Delights'

​Explore the hidden wonders of Dutch painter Hieronymus Bosch’s masterpiece.

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Artist's rendering of a mother raccoon and her child
Managing Life Changes

Learning to Love and Let Go

A mother with empty-nest syndrome finds an unlikely youngster to care for.

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Norman Vincent Peale
God's Grace

Easter, Day of Glorious Hope

Norman Vincent Peale reminds us that Easter experiences happen every day.

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When an Angel Knocks...
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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Isaiah playing basketball. Photo courtesy Shawnelle Eliasen.
God's Grace

Joy in the Lord's Love

Unbound happiness straight from the soul starts with knowing God's provision.

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Grandparent holding a grandchild's hand. Photo by K. Huni, Thinkstock.
Grandchildren

Christmas Past

Missing grandparents, but knowing the family will all be together again.

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Wide-eyed wonder. Photo courtesy Shawnelle Eliasen.
God's Grace

Wide-Eyed Wonder

The Lord sent His Son with a purpose and a plan. That plan stretches deep into my spirit.

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