Reading devotions outside
Stories of Faith

Spring Devotions on the Deck

As warm, sunny days begin, a favorite place to worship God and be surrounded by His creation.

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At 75, Soren was one of the oldest people to have thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail
Living Longer, Living Better

How Hiking the Appalachian Trail Reacquainted Him with God

As a child, he dreamed of walking the length of the Appalachian Trail, but at 75, was he up to the challenge?

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Carbonate travertines the natural pools during sunset, Pamukkale, Turkey

7 of the World's Amazing Healing Waters

For centuries, many cultures have identified certain sites and mineral springs as having miraculous healing and transformational properties. Here are seven amazing water sites known for healing.

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Flu Season 2018: Things To Know
Coping With Illness

What You Need to Know About the Flu

Dr. Amesh Adalja, an infectious disease doctor, shares some helpful insight into this year's severe flu season and how you can protect yourself. 

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Jo-Anne Graham at Yosemite National Park

Her Lifelong Love Affair with Our National Parks

A cross-country road trip during her senior year of college sparked one woman's devoted appreciation of our country's spectacular national parks.

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Jo-Anne Graham at Smoky Mountains National Park

A Fan's Guide to Our National Parks

Beginning in college, Jo-Anne Graham has been a devoted fan of our country's national parks. Here is a photographic journey to some of her favorites.

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Dog in the woods

This Stray Dog Lived Through One Hurricane... Could He Survive Another?

The dog in the woods was on her mind and in her prayers.

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A couple leave their flooded home the morning after Hurricane Irma
People Helping People

Hurricane Irma: How You Can Help Victims Recover

Here's how you can help the millions of people in Florida and the Caribbean recover after the disastrous storm. 

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Stark beauty in Death Valley
Inspiring Stories

Find Inspiration Everywhere

A national park’s challenge to reflect on a natural landscape that’s not traditionally beautiful elicited some inspiring reactions.

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Letting the Squirrels Have Their Fill
Positive Living

Letting the Squirrels Have Their Fill

The critters who raided my fruit trees got on my nerves…until I remembered that we’re all just hungry mammals in search of some sweetness.

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