Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.

An artists rendering of a blank notebook of the type that Roberta gives away
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Say What?

Chance meetings with young parents give her the chance to share the best gift her mother ever gave her.

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A young woman smiles serenely as she colors in a coloring book
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Color Me Calm

A woman who struggles with depression and anxiety is introduced to a calming practice by a pal.

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An artist's rendering of a teenager with angel wings and a red hoodie
Coping With Illness

Incident on the Roof

After so many years of crash diets and food binges, I feared I was beyond help.

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The Promise stars Oscar Isaac and Charlotte Le Bon
Movies and TV

'The Promise' Loses Itself in a Love Story

The historical drama that tackles the Armenian Genocide of World War I can never fully deliver on its potential. 

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Oprah Winfrey and Henrietta Lacks, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Movies and TV

Oprah Winfrey and the Powerful Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

Winfrey's new film 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' tells the true story of the woman whose cancerous cells changed the face of medicine.

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The story of Exodus at Passover.
Inspiring Stories

Passover and the Fight for Freedom

On Passover, when Jews celebrate liberation, we remember the fight for freedom continues.

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Finding a miracle in an old class photo.
Inspiring Stories

The Miracle in an Old Class Photo

You never really know what wonders God has in store for you.

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Living Longer, Living Better

What to Think About When Thinking About Retirement

Keep these helpful tips in mind when planning for your financial future and family after retiring.

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Three senior citizens playing pool
Living Longer, Living Better

To Retire with Purpose, Know Your Purpose

Former CEO of The Evangelical Lutheran Good Samaritan Society shares some tips on how retirement can change your life in terms of spirituality and having a sense of community.

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