Travel

To travel is to see the world for the big place it is. Embrace travel as an opportunity to expand your worldview and your attitude--not to mention your appreciation of everything you love about coming home.
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Prayer Stories

Seeing Angels

The 18th-century theological thinker Swedenborg offers a lovely lesson in prayer.

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A scenic beach photo of Doug in Trivandrum, India.
Travel

How a House-Building Mission Trip in India Changed His Life

On a mission trip to build houses for families in need in Trivandrum — a gorgeous, rural section of Kerala in the southern west tip of India— this writer has a life-changing experience.

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A landscape photo of the lush, green lands of Hawaii.
Living Longer, Living Better

10 Hawaiian Sayings for a Happier Life

Enjoy these Hawaiian sayings that capture the spirit of aloha and these beautiful photos from the island of Molokai.

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One Unexpected Act of Kindness Causes Smiles for Decades

A sweet sign created in 1998 lifts the spirits of these road-weary travelers near Simi Valley, California.

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A brilliant sunset in the South Pole.
Travel

A Pastor's Inspiring Around-the-World Adventures

A newly married pastor finds inspiration in the adventurous travels on which his new bride leads him.

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Adorable Animal Pictures From Molokai, Hawaii
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Adorable Animal Pictures From Molokai, Hawaii

Enjoy these pictures of adorable animals of Molokai.

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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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Church at the top of the Mount of Beatitudes
Travel

12 Famous Sites from the Ministry of Jesus

Enjoy these photos from the Holy Land where Jesus lived, ministered and performed miracles. 

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Church of the Flagellation, the first of the Stations of the Cross
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Walking the Stations of the Cross

Take a virtual trip down Jesus' path of sorrow with these photos from the Holy Land of the 14 Stations of the Cross.

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Carbonate travertines the natural pools during sunset, Pamukkale, Turkey
Travel

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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