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Hardship
Stories of Faith

Hardship as a Heart-Changing Opportunity

After the initial wail of “I can’t take this!” we can turn to God and draw closer.

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Ginger Zee, ABC News chief meteorologist and TV personality
Stories of Hope

How Ginger Zee Learned to Manage Her Depression

After years of struggling with life's storms, the popular ABC News chief meteorologist and TV personality finally found the courage to face up to her crippling depression

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Daffodils of spring
Positive Living

Welcome Spring with a Simple, Inexpensive Bouquet

The spring equinox brings the promise of fresh, vibrant growth. Why not bring some of that into your home?

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Praise God when you pray.
Power of Prayer

Are Your Prayers All About You?

If, in prayer, you can only see your problems, try some praise instead.

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How to avoid feeling lonely
Emotional and Mental Health

The Importance of Combating Loneliness

Loneliness is being called an “epidemic.” Here’s why—and how—to prioritize your social life.

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Author Madeleine L'Engle
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Madeleine L'Engle on Trusting That God Is with Us

In this story from December 2001, the beloved author recalls a time when a threat to her daughter's health tested—and then strengthened—L'Engle's faith.

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ICU Nurse Janice Dennis offers suggestions about alternatives to opioids
Addiction and Recovery

An ICU Nurse on Alternatives to Opioid Painkillers

Nurse Janice Dennis, who lost one son to opioids and saw another struggle for years with addiction, brings the lessons she learned from those experiences into the ICU.

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4 ways to keep calm under stress
Life Advice

4 Ways to Keep Your Cool in Stressful Moments

Stress happens—when it does, use these techniques to keep calm, think straight and get through it with grace.

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Ann Voskamp Quote, Hope

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Pray as if you expect an answer
Power of Prayer

Pray Like George Müller

What if you really expected God to answer your prayers? 

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