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Finding Life Purpose

Sanjay Gupta: Finding My Path in Life

The longtime CNN medical correspondent recalls the family medical emergency that inspired him to become a doctor.

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The Greatest Gifts: Compassion, Kindness and Love
Positive Thinking

The Greatest Gifts: Compassion, Kindness and Love

After the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, I found comfort in an unlikely place.

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Daily Devotionals blogger Julia Attaway
How to Pray

A Prayer of Compassion

Compassion is easy after a hurricane—but we should practice it every day. Here’s a prayer to help.

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Prayer Stories

Prayers for Those Who Govern

It occurred to me that rather than giving those who govern a piece of my mind, I could give them something else in my prayers: compassion.

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Prayer Stories

Putting a Face to Prayer After the Tsunami

"Prayer is about compassion": Rick Hamlin shares a personal prayer for the victims of the earthquake and tsunami in Japan.

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Inspiring Stories

Making Sense of the Senseless

Here are a few things that, improbably, perhaps, inspired me in the week since Gabrielle Giffords was shot.

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Managing Life Changes

Times Like These

The Guideposts editor-in-chief reflects on the importance of prayer in the Wall Street crisis.

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