friends

How to answer "how are you?"
Life Advice

3 Authentically Positive Answers to the Question, ‘How Are You?’

Your response to this everyday greeting can be a moment of honest self-reflection.

Continue Reading
Praying for someone who has hurt you
Power of Prayer

Why Pray for Someone Who Has Caused You Pain?

We are all broken, wounded and in need of becoming whole.

Continue Reading
A teacher's advice
Life Advice

Surprising Spiritual Advice in the Classroom

A teacher shares how a young student helped him do his job—and life—better.

Continue Reading
Power of casual friendships
Living Longer, Living Better

The Surprising Positive Impact of Casual Friendships

How taking the time to cultivate “weak ties” can open doors to new sources of happiness.

Continue Reading
Two men conversing on a golf course.
Sponsored Content

How This Volunteer Helps Friendships Flourish

He offers his time to those who need help and participates in activities with a sense of life purpose.

Continue Reading
Partners in Friendship and Marriage for 72 Years
Sponsored Content

Partners in Friendship and Marriage for 72 Years

How this couple perservered through the ups and downs of marriage for 72 years.

Continue Reading
Billie Sakel (right) and her friends Lenus and Sarah Weisheit harvest vegetables from the garden areas at Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper, Indiana.
Sponsored Content

Making Friends in Our Later Years

They found love and support from new friends in their senior living community.

Continue Reading
Neighbors combat loneliness
Positive Living

The Positive Power of a Neighbor

“Small talk” isn’t so small when you consider how even casual social connections can combat loneliness.

Continue Reading
Eric (left) and his friend of four decades, Ken
Living Longer, Living Better

Why He Couldn't Let This Friendship Slip Away

After retiring and losing his wife to cancer, Eric realized why his friendship with Ken mattered so much.

Continue Reading
A quartet of mature friends enjoy a conversation
Living Longer, Living Better

How to Build Friendships in Your Senior Years

Get a happier, more fulfilling retirement with a strong circle of friends. 

Continue Reading