Stories of Hope

How to parent like a Christian.

Parenting Like Christ

The challenges of raising children offer plenty of opportunities to be like Him.

Pray like Jabez with a prayer that is simple, direct, specific, daily and effective.

4 Reasons You Should Pray Like Jabez

The best kind of prayer is daily, simple and specific. And it gets results.

3 prayers for finding God in dark times.

3 Prayers for Finding God in Difficult Times

When your life is full of worry or stress, seek God with the assurance that He hears your prayers.

How to pray daily affirmations, not just when you're full of worry or stress.

Pray Daily Affirmations

Praying only when we are worried, fearful, sad or stressed can be dangerous.

How to solve a problem: First, identify your fear.

How to Conquer Fear

Without fear, problems are simpler to understand and easier to solve.

It's important to share your problems with others. Your burden will be lighter.

Learning to Share Your Burdens

A military mom lives her grandmother’s advice: A burden shared is a burden halved.

When life feels like a maze, remember that God knows where to turn.

When Life Is Like a Maze

Take comfort that God can see it all, all those troublesome twists and turns.

Sometimes daily life has its moments of mystery. What does it all mean?

When Daily Life Holds a Mystery or Two

Assistant editor Dan Hoffman had a weird week of mysterious moments—what does it mean?

Finding grace in the short, cold days of winter.

Finding Grace in Winter

Yes, there are positive elements to this season of short, cold days!

In an amazing video, pre-mature twins are shown holding hands.

A Miraculous Twin Bond

An amazing video shows pre-mature twins holding hands.