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10 Immediate & Tangible Ways to Help a Grieving Friend

Each year in the U.S., over 8 million people suffer through the death of someone in their immediate family. My three boys and I are now a part of those statistics.

I hope this list will be shared and used as a resource to guide others in reaching out to someone who is in the very beginning stages of dealing with the loss of a loved one. 

How to Approach Retirement: 5 Things Christians Should Do

American are accumulating more debt and retaining it longer than ever before. These realities make it even more important for Christians to approach retirement with some intentionality.
So how should Christians approach retirement? What are some practical things to start implementing today?

3 Ways Worry is Ruining Your Parenting

What if I told you that you could care for your kids without worrying about them? What would it take to revolutionize our parenting in this way?

Here's some perspective...

5 Reasons Your Life is Not a Mess

Yes, life will be busy, that's the way it goes. But it does not have to be a mess. If I want life to change, the first shift is my thinking.

My life is not a mess.  Neither is yours.  Here's why.

Sleeplessness Leads to Weight Gain

Believe it or not, lack of adequate sleep can manifest in all sorts of maladies—from a weakened immune system to an increased risk of cancer.

But today, I want to talk about one risk in particular - weight gain!

Dear Young Mom

Take it from me, a mom who not that long ago, wished that time would pass quickly and who now wishes it would slow down, enjoy these moments with your little one.

"Why am I So Angry?"

Do you struggle with anger? Author and Counselor Nicole Unice talks about how we can separate our strong negative reactions from the shame we feel about them, to analyze our feelings and find God’s deeper healing.

Dear Heartbroken World

Former Addison Road lead singer Jenny Simmons observes the manifold tragedies in our world today and laments "the pain of our own broken pieces of earth. It all seems a bit cruel right now."

But Jenny has a brilliant encouragement for those who are buckling under the weight of worldly sorrows.  Find your hope from Jenny's heart!

Stop Trying to be 'All the Moms'

Each of us are to be The Fun Mom, The Organized Mom, The Pinterest Mom, The Soccer Mom, The Blogging Mom, The World-Changing Mom, and The Volunteering Mom.
Never, of course, The Tired Mom, The Say-No Mom, The I-Don’t-Know-What-I’m-Doing Mom, The No-Patience Mom, or The Needy Mom. We simply are to be great and glorious at all times...right? 

Weight Loss and Aging

It is sadly true that the older you get, the easier it is to gain weight unintentionally—and the harder it is to lose that weight.  But here’s the good news: It’s still possible to lose weight and keep it off at any age.

Here's how...

6 Ways to Know God's Will for Your Life

I often think to myself, "I just want to know God's will for my life." But what I really want to know is the future.  But God is not obliged to show us what lies around the corner.

When you wonder what God’s will is, here are 6 ways to help point the way....

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