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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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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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How to Host a Virtual Camp Grandma

Are you wondering how to host a virtual Camp Grandma or Cousins Camp with long distant grandchildren or during the COVID-19 shelter-at-home guidelines? Last week, one of the members in my private Shelter In Him Facebook group posted this note: I need some ideas and encouragement for our Grand Camp. We have had camp with

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what contentment means for a Christian

I’m a people watcher. One of the human things I’m noticing as we move forward with COVID-19’s sheltering-in-home is the mixed bag of responses regarding isolation. Most of us cozied right up to the idea of time off of work or the perfect excuse to indulge ourselves in a DIY project. We all started toilet

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Love vs the Black Death

Like many, I hear stories of those on the front lines of this new pandemic called the Coronavirus. Some work in hospitals, labs, and response teams called to deal with the virus in ways we aren’t even aware of – (think morticians or cleanup crews). Others keep our supply lines open for food and transportation.

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Turn Loneliness into Purpose

Are you feeling lonely? It’s not a fun emotion as it usually morphs into feeling sad, isolated, or depressed. You’ve probably known periods of loneliness more often than you’d like. Most women over 50 have, so you’re not alone. As you age, people you care about disappear from your life either because of different interests,

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A tip to frame your day successfully

How often have you woken up in the morning with your thoughts carrying snippets of concern, crisis, or unpleasant responsibility? If you fall asleep dwelling on such things, restlessness or bothersome dreams haunt your night. When your daily life is squished in-between such musings, it’s hard to envision or experience success in your relationships, job,

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I’ve lived for a long time. So have you. Christmas hasn’t always been jolly, has it? But it started that way. I mean, who plans to get pregnant without a father and explains it with an impossible story? Who suddenly finds out that his betrothed is pregnant by someone else AND his reputation is on

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How the Lord's Prayer can help you deal with worry

Do you ever pray without thinking about what you are saying? Recently, as I was praying the Lord’s Prayer, I was caught up short. Right after, “Thy kingdom come, thy will be done,” the Lord interrupted me with, “Why don’t you want my will done?” What??? Of COURSE, I want God’s will done in my

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