Stories of Hope

During difficult times, stories of hope help sustain and inspire us to never give up.

What to be thankful for after Thanksgiving
Positive Living

What to Be Thankful for After Thanksgiving

When the turkey’s gone, here are 10 reasons to look forward to what comes next.

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6 ways to help friends and family in need
People Helping People

How to Help Distressed Loved Ones

Consider these steps when you want to reach out and help loved ones in difficult situations.

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Make each day feel like Thanksgiving.
Positive Living

Make Each Day Feel Like Thanksgiving

There are many small and big things in daily life that make us feel good, appreciated and loved…things to be thankful for.

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What to say to an angry teenager.
Teenagers

Dealing with a Teenage Meltdown

A mom's wise counsel for a son who lashes out in anger

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Millie and Edward. Photo by Jayne Wexler.
Dogs

When the Dog Saved Thanksgiving

Gratitude for a beloved golden retreiver who came to the rescue.

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How Billy Graham changed my life.
God's Grace

How Billy Graham Changed My Life

Many years ago, a 6-year-old girl's spiritual path, and life, was determined at Dr. Graham's crusade.

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When a homeless guy prayed for me on the subway
Power of Prayer

When the Homeless Guy Prayed for Me

An unusual meeting on the subway results in a prayer for everyone.

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Finding blessings in household chores.
Positive Living

Finding Blessings in Daily Chores

5 blessings gleaned from cleaning out the refrigerator

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How to feel thankful when times are tough.
Positive Living

6 Ways to Find Thanks in Difficult Times

How do we summon a spirit of thanksgiving when life is hard?

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How grace finds us.
God's Grace

How Grace Finds Us

The wonder of realizing that you're right where you need to be.

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