Marriage

Todd and Karla meet life’s challenges with prayer and a smile; photograph by Scott Goldsmith
Family Caregiving

A Health Crisis Bolstered Her Faith and Their Marriage

Her husband was paralyzed following a cerebellum hemorrhage. Would he walk or talk again, much less compete in his beloved marathons?

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Linda and Mick renewing their wedding vows.
Marriage

The Miraculous Vow Renewal Ceremony

Dementia had stolen Mick's memories and much of his regular life—but it was no match for his and Linda's love. See how the couple renewed their vows, a day Linda says Mick still remembers.

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Karla McIntyre, her husband Todd and Todd's mobility service dog, Groot
Family Caregiving

Following His Health Crisis, Their Marriage Is Stronger Than Ever

Karla and Todd McIntyre share lessons they learned during his long, difficult recovery from a cerebellum hemorrhage and paralysis.

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Bible verses about relationships
Life Advice

6 Bible Verses That Will Help Strengthen Relationships

The ancient wisdom of Scripture has a lot to teach us about communicating with others. 

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Faith, family and friends
Life Advice

3 Values That Are Keys to Success in Life

A simple sign can be a strong reminder of what's really important. 

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Emily and Chris Norton
Caregiver Stress

Emily Norton Opens Up About Battling Depression as a Caregiver

Caring for her husband, who is quadriplegic, took a toll on her mental health

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Brian Cade sits at the piano his wife purchased for him
Living Longer, Living Better

For This Veteran, Music Is Lovelier the Second Time Around

This veteran thought he had given up the trumpet for good, but his wife arranged for an unexpected encore.

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John and Phyllis Cook
Living Longer, Living Better

Centenarian Newlyweds Prove Love Has No Age Limit

The couple got married a year after meeting at a senior facility. 

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AA helped Bob (here with his wife, Alice) learn to love unselfishly.
Addiction and Recovery

How Gratitude Helped Him Stay Sober

Despite a terminal cancer diagnosis, he feels blessed.

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When you miss someone
Life Advice

3 Healthy Ways to Miss Someone

When a loved one is away, let their absence make your heart grow fonder.

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