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!
Olympic sprinter Allyson Felix
Inspiring Stories

4 Inspiring Female Athletes Competing in the Tokyo Olympics

As the 2021 Tokyo Olympics kicks off, these talented athletes are serving as inspiration both on and off the field. 

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Summer travel
Travel

Summer Travel 2021: How to Stay Calm and Healthy

As we emerge from strict pandemic protocols, tips for tending to our well-being—especially on the road

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A senior woman looking out of a window; Getty Images
Advice for Caregivers

7 Tips to Keep Your Loved One Cool Indoors This Summer

When the sun’s beating down, older adults are at increased risk for heat-related problems—even at home.

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An illustration of an angel hovering over a watermelon; Illustration by Sarah Wilkins
Angels

A Lone Watermelon Reminded Her to Let Go and Let God

After attending Al-Anon meetings, she realized that she was enabling her son’s narcotics addiction.

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A sand dollar underneath a wave; Illustration by Tatsuro Kiuchi
Angels

This Sand Dollar Became a Heaven-Sent Sign

Finding the perfect sea creature reminded her that she was never alone.

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An illustration of children playing as an angel hovers over; Illustrations by Elvis Swift
Angels

5 Stories of Angels Intervening with Children

Angelic encounters kept these kids safe, whether they were camping in the mountains or stumbling upon a snake in the yard.

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Summer with God
Positive Living

3 Ways to Spend the Summer with God

The season invites us to enjoy longer and warmer days with some quiet, some friends and always in His presence.

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Trimming your herb plants
Recipes

How to Prune Herb Plants to Feed You All Summer Long

Fresh herbs are a summer joy. Keep yours busy and bushy all season long with these easy techniques.

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Dennis Quaid and Jimmy Gonzales in Blue Miracle (Netflix)
Movies and TV

13 Exciting New Movies to Stream on Netflix this Summer

Battling robots, finding hidden treasure, discovering forgotten love letters; there’s a film for everyone in the family this season.

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The hope of summer travel
Travel

The Joy of Travel After a Pandemic Year

This could be a summer of hope and inspiration as more folks hit the road—and the rails.

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