Better Living

One key to better living is to look for wisdom in many places. Heeding wise words of life advice can help improve your health, increase your sense of wellness, and bring joy into each day. Good life advice can also fill you up in the literal sense, when it includes recipes for foods that nurture the body and spirit.

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Fun, Easy Summer Crafts to Brighten Your Garden

Getting creative in the summertime is as easy as some simple materials and a little bit of time.

5 TV and Film Heroes That Stand the Test of Time

5 TV and Film Heroes That Stand the Test of Time

Heroes come in many shapes and sizes, but they all live by a moral code. From classic Western icons to the real-life legends, here are the five heroes that leave a lasting impression generation after generation.

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How Music Offers a Positive Surge of Inspiration and Creativity

Whether you are listening to it or making it, you’ll immediately find more joy and energy.

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Inspiring Words to Help You Work Through a Challenge

If you don’t know where to start or how to keep going, these tips will help.

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10 Heartwarming Movies to Watch This Spring

Get inspired by these uplifting and entertaining stories—classics and new releases—that the whole family will enjoy.

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7 Inspiring and Entertaining Books to Read This Summer

Dig into these page-turning mysteries, Bible-inspired stories and laugh-out loud comedies from Guideposts. 

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The Unexpected Pleasure of Writing a Note by Hand

Handwriting can feel like a lost art in our tech-heavy times. But putting pen to paper has positive and pleasurable benefits.

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How Beloved Children’s Book Author Beverly Cleary Inspired This Writer

The passing of the award-winning author reminded Ginger Rue of how important it is to see the world through a child’s eye.

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3 Positive Ways to Greet the Day (and Yourself) in the Morning

If you’re not a cheerful early riser, that’s fine. But here are some tips for improving your outlook at the start of each day.

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Eco-Friendly Spring Cleaning Tips for Earth Day

Some surprisingly easy changes can help you freshen your home while caring for the planet.

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31 Classic Movies to Watch in April on TCM

We've picked one offering for each day during TCM's 31 Days of Oscar that we think you'll enjoy in April 2021.

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A Positive Path with Holly Lebowitz Rossi: Tips for Greeting the Morning

The Guideposts blogger, who admits to not being a morning person, offers some ideas for starting your day in a positive, self-affirming fashion.

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Pastor Mark Batterson; Photo courtesy: Mark Batterson

7 Daily Habits to Reach Your God-Sized Goals

In his new book Win the Day, pastor and best-selling author Mark Batterson shares how to stress less—and make the most of each day.  

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A Cancer Patient Places Herself in His Comforting Hands

She received a sign of God’s protection right after waking up from another surgery.

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