Gratitude

An artists's rendering of Jeannette and her mother; illustration by Eleni Kalorkoti
Positive Thinking

A Gratitude Journal Improved Her Outlook on Life

When she realized she’d inherited the family trait of complaining, she prayed for help in adjusting her attitude.

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How to Pray

Write a Prayer to Start Every Day

Sometimes you need a prayer tailored to your special challenges and needs.

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Women's History Month
Positive Living

Step into Women’s History Month with Self-Love

Women’s history is all the more inspiring when it fuels our well-being in the here and now.

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Stories of Hope for Caregivers

This Caregiver Helped Her Husband Continue His Photography Following a Stroke

Judy Spence found that a sense of gratitude anad helping her husband continue to pursue photography after he suffered a stroke made all the difference.

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When you can't pray
How to Pray

How to Pray When You Don’t Feel Like It

Even someone who has written books about prayer occasionally needs motivation. Here are five tips.

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Gracie and Edward in the woods
How to Pray

A Desperate Prayer for Trust and Patience Is Answered

After a frustrating effort to get the vaccine, some real hope emerges.

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Vaccine blessings
Positive Living

Small World Blessings in a Big City

Encountering healing and comfort while getting the Covid-19 vaccine

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Edward and Gracie in the woods
How to Pray

Finding the Antidote to Vaccine Frustration

After waiting in the bitter cold for a vaccine that didn’t arrive, this prayer proved the better option to blame and anger.

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Angels on a road trip
Angels

Angels at Work on a Daughter’s Road Trip

An anxious mom is reassured as her daughter invites her to take a pause from worry.

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Stories of Faith

Gratitude is the Key to a Well-Lived Life

This holiday season, despite the coronavirus pandemic, try focusing on God’s current, past—and future—blessings.

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