Summer

The joys of summer are many, from beach or poolside fun to outdoor exploration to backyard barbeques and vacations with loved ones. Soak up summer!
Guideposts: Rebecca Katz's Avocado Citrus Salad
Lunch

Avocado Citrus Salad

Avocados, full of brain-boosting vitamin E and a monounsaturated fat that helps lower blood pressure, bring a creamy deliciousness to this healthy, easily made salad.

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4 reasons a military family should plan a vacation
Military Outreach Stories

4 Reasons a Military Family Should Plan a Vacation

The importance of re-connecting in a stress-free environment

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Faith to accomplish your goals.
Devotions for Women

Put Faith Behind Your Goals

Think about a long-term project in your life. Ask Jesus to reassure you that your work is not in vain, and ask His help in making you steadfast and diligent.

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Edward Grinnan and his beloved golden retriever, Millie.
Dogs

Losing a Pet After a Golden Summer

Saying goodbye to a beloved golden girl, Millie

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Anxious about summer's end? Let your faith carry you through the fall.
Emotional and Mental Health

How Faith Helps Us Beat Anxiety

What trumps anxiety is having faith that all will be well, no matter what unfolds.

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A family of four strolls along the beach as the summer sun sets on the horizon.
Positive Living

10 Simple Summer Pleasures For Family Fun

It's the simple pleasures—fireflies, going barefoot, a ice-cold glass of lemonade—that make summer such a special time of the year. Here are some of our favorite joys of the summer season; why not tell us about yours?

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Two dogs who love the 4th of July fireworks!
Dogs

The Dog Who Loves the 4th of July

Most dogs crawl under the bed when Independence Day fireworks go off. Not my spaniel, Kelly!

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A family creates a sand castle on a sunny beach
Travel

Summer Fun: 10 Family Activities for a Budget-Friendly Staycation

This summer, try these fun budget-friendly ideas that everyone (no matter their age) can enjoy.

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Renew your Mind, Body and Spirit
Power of Prayer

Renew Your Mind, Body and Spirit

Are you on the road to burnout? Here are some tips to avoid exhaustion and replenish your mindy, body and spirit.

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