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Soul Care

A healthy soul care routine is vital for nurturing your soul and spirit. Use the ideas found in this category for rest and refreshing.

Personal Growth

Personal growth shouldn’t stop as you grow older. Finish your race well! These posts help heal and refine your thoughts, emotions, and choices.


How to deal with new transitions: an empty nest, aging parents, retirement, relocation, raising grandchildren, and death & grief.

Experiencing Jesus

A deeper intimacy with the Lord sustains us as we encounter difficulties and journey through new territory in aging.

Relationship Challenges

Whether it's a strained relationship with a family member or friend, work related issues, difficult people, or family addictions, these posts help.

Create Your Legacy

Ideas, tips, and resources for creating your spiritual legacy. Impact your family and friends with these proven and fun strategies.


Seasons and holidays bring opportunities and challenges. In this category, we look at their different stresses and how to deal with them.

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unmet expectations

Most of us feel discouraged when expectations go unmet. But if we become disillusioned, disinterest sets in and hope and dreams are cast aside.

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Celebrate Lent

Celebrate Lent? Really? I think there’s something we often miss during times of sadness, anxiety, grief, or despair. And Lent holds the key to making it through these times. I don’t like doom and gloom. Yet, the 40 days of Lent leading up to Easter focuses on repentance, fasting, reflection, and the sacrifice of Christ.

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How to upgrade your dreary life in 2 steps

A dreary life is a lot like a thick book with page after page of humdrum, dull, and boring writing. Yuck. Who wants a life like that? Unfortunately, there seems to be an increase in mundane days as you grow older. You try to adjust your expectations of what constitutes joy and fulfillment, but it

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Positive self-talk tip

Try this positive self talk the next time you feel misunderstood, misrepresented, or rejected. Don’t ignore those negative feelings.

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How to find your way when life gets messy

How do you find your way when life gets complicated and messy?  Noah, the ark guy, probably isn’t top-of-mind when you’re facing difficulty and unanswered questions, but I bet Joseph and Mary thought about him a lot. After all, the Lord had given this couple an assignment: birth and raise the Messiah. Not a lot

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Cozy atmosphere for emotional health

A cozy atmosphere is essential to your emotional health. Like comfort from someone you love, cozy helps you feel content, safe, and sheltered.

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supernatural weapon of joy

2020 appears to be the year from hell. No kidding. The spiritual oppression is thick. That kind of heaviness doesn’t originate from flesh and blood but principalities, powers, and other forces of darkness (Ephesians 6:12). Believers are wading through gloom, fear, stress, and pressure they’ve never experienced before. Even if you’re COVID free, spared from

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Rest your soul through armchair travel

Since many of us, including me, have spent most of 2020 at home, I thought you might like to get out of the house. At least for a few minutes. So today, I’m taking you on a mini virtual-vacation to Finland, complete with photos. Grab your sunglasses, and let’s go! Armchair traveler vacationing! There is

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Time for a new adventure

I am further away from my date of birth than I am from my home going. The world I knew growing up and raising a family was very different from the world I’m living in now or will be tomorrow. Yet, it is this pandemic laced, politically messy, violent, and morally upside-down reality that I

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Does your dailyu experience seem stuck

Sometimes I feel like I am living a version of the 1993 comedy film, Groundhog Day. You know the movie. Phil (Bill Murray) is a TV weatherman covering February 2nd, Groundhog Day, in Punxsutawney. For unknown reasons, he gets trapped in a time loop that keeps repeating itself. His life becomes a series of the

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