Peace

Peace in the world and peace in your heart are part of the same yearning for wholeness, connection, and calm. Pursue peace every day, and your life will be all the richer for your effort.
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God's Grace

The Longest Prayer

In this excerpt from Thin Places, a developmentally challenged son  experiences the tremendous power of prayer.

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Angels

A Glimpse of an Angel

Tanya Richardson, author of Heaven on Earth, loved the idea of angels. But did she really believe in them? 

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Travel

Inspiring Photos of Alaska

Your travel guide to southern Alaska's best wellness and adventure lodges

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Family Problems

Two Faiths, One Family

Patricia Raybon and her daughter Alana, coauthors of Undivided: A Muslim Daughter, Her Christian Mother, Their Path to Peace, share how they came to reconcile their religious differences.  Interviewed by Brooke Obie.

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Bible Resources

International Day of Peace: Bible Verses

Let God's Word bring calm into your spirit.

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Emotional and Mental Health

Survival Story: What I Wish You Knew About Rape

A rape survivor and a licensed social worker share their insight on what to say--and not to say--to survivors

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Military Outreach Stories

When Concern Consumes Us

I slowly began to realize that help was as close as a prayer.

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How to Pray

A Very Old Way to Pray Bedtime Prayers

Compline–a nightly habit that ushers in the blessings of God and a peaceful sleep.

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God's Grace

Listening to the Quiet

Assistant editor Daniel Kessel wasn’t up for conversationbut he couldn’t ignore a curious thought…

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Managing Life Changes

The Blessings of Age

Good memories are a blessing, a gift to sweeten our lives the older we grow.

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