Julia Attaway

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What do you have a surplus of? Here's how to share it.
People Helping People

When God Gives You More Than You Need

What to do when you have a surplus of something

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How a small, wooden cross helped Guideposts blogger Julia Attaway get through a difficult situation.
Power of Prayer

Getting Through a Difficult Situation

My cross was small, I mused. And Christ's was huge.

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Guideposts blogger Julia Attaway shares 4 things she has learned about bearing one's cross for Jesus.
Power of Prayer

4 Things Simon Says

Simon of Cyrene's brief encounter with Jesus teaches us about taking up our cross.

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When a family's kids are in trouble, don't forget to pray for the marriage as well.
Family

When a Marriage Is Tested

When families are stressed, pray for the couple as well as the kids.

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The power of making your life about prayer.
Power of Prayer

The Power of Living Prayer

How intense difficulty helps us understand that life is about prayer.

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What truly nurtures your soul? Not distracts?
Positive Living

What Nurtures Your Soul? And What Distracts?

What brings us joy rather than pleasure? What truly nourishes our hearts?

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Pope Francis in New York City's Central Park on September 25, 2015.
People Helping People

Scheduling Lessons from the Pope

If your prayer life is rich, anything on a day's crowded agenda can be God's work.

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Getting Angry at God
Emotional and Mental Health

Getting Angry at God

How venting can lead to a better place. God can take it.

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Faith and making tough choices.
Emotional and Mental Health

Faith and Making Tough Choices

As people of faith we are called to make decisions first and foremost on the basis of what honors God.

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When you're down, look up and reach out to God.
Emotional and Mental Health

Why God Wants Us to Reach Out

God doesn't want us to stay stuck, our faces buried in the dirt from sorrow and grief.

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