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How to reach your goals

Don’t Let Limitations Define You

How to push yourself to rise above barriers and experience the power of possibilities.

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Love your enemies

How to Love Your Enemies

Why did Jesus ask us to do such a thing? And how can we follow such a difficult command? 

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A chance to show great love

A Chance to Show Great Love

When you’re feeling kind of rotten about yourself, remember that God has forgiven all.

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Left: Helen Keller, Middle: Anne Frank, Right: Eleanor Roosevelt

6 Women Who Inspire Us Today

Author Therese Borchard highlights some of history’s most inspirational women and their great lessons

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Actress Chrissy Metz

'This Is Us' Star Chrissy Metz on Resilience

The actress shares how overcoming early hardships helped prepare her for her first feature film

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Asya Branch

Why She Talked About Her Father’s Past in the Miss America Pageant

Miss Mississippi Asya Branch didn't know what to expect when she shared her incarcerated father's story in the competition

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'West Point was a great place to be a kid,' Claire says.

How the Women of West Point Inspired Her

Growing up at the Academy, Claire Gibson met women who helped her face adult challenges

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Jacqueline Suskin having a conversation with Neal in the forest.

How Her Poems Started an Unlikely Friendship

She was a poet who loved trees. He ran a timber company. Could they find common ground?

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Snowman

The Gift of a Giant Snowman

A surprising delight in late winter in the middle of New York City’s Central Park

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Antoinette “Toni” Harris Wants to Be the First Female Player In The NFL

Antoinette “Toni” Harris Wants to Be the First Female Player In The NFL

The 22-year-old defensive back just made history as the first female player to receive a full football scholarship, and that's just the beginning. 

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Benefits of solving jigsaw puzzles

6 Surprising Benefits of Doing Jigsaw Puzzles

How puzzles can help you relax, improve your memory, bond with family and more.

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Corrie ten Boom

Guideposts Classics: Corrie ten Boom on Trusting in God

In this story from August 1976, the author of The Hiding Place recalls her watchmaker father’s timeless advice.

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