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Daily Devotions

Spirit Lifting: Dare

This devotion reminds us that facing up to our fears often brings rich rewards.

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Angels

These Praying Mantises Taught Her to Trust in God

The insects helped her let go of her job as a nanny and move on with her life.

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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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Angels

God's Grace Helped Her Meet the Challenges of Special Needs Parenting

God helped her to be the best mother for her daughter with Down syndrome.

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Stories of Faith

Vacation Bible School: Why It’s a Summer Tradition

Here are ways you can bring biblical stories alive for your kids.

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God's Grace

An Answered Prayer for a Heaven-Sent Child

After countless pleas to God for a baby girl, He delivered miracles to her family for Christmas.

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Parenting

Operation Tadpole: A Valuable Parenting Lesson Learned

Her son didn’t have the greatest track record with following through. Would this be any different?

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Power of Prayer

When Faith Empowers Us to Endure the Impossible

If anger, resentment and bitterness beckon, it’s God’s love that can answer.

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Positive Living

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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God's Grace

How a Doll’s Hat Encouraged Her to Continue Helping Patients

A gift from a health care worker to her young patient comes full circle.

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