• Family
    5 Activities for the Whole Family to Enjoy

    Spending quality time with your family can be quite challenging in the fast-paced world we live in, which means that whenever you have a moment altogether, it should be one that is special and memorable. A study...

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    Starting Over (Again): Ten Tips for Picking Up the Pieces When Life Goes Off the Rails

    Sometimes life can veer wildly off track and leave you reeling. Relationships end, jobs disappear, people let you down, health crises arise, and people die. When the worst happens, it feels like the end of the world,...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Living Better 50’s Favorite Christmas Gifts

    Living Better 50 has found our favorite gifts to help you with your Christmas shopping! Whether you are shopping for your significant other, your best friend, children & grandchildren, or even the mailman, we can help! Let’s...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Holiday Season
    Preparing Your Family for a Gracious Holiday Season

    As the leaves begin to deepen their hue, the cooler winds bring in the holiday season. During a time of cheer and good company, it’s easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of endless celebrations. The...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • When Love Hurts
    October 1, 2018-Who is in Your Heart?

    Today’s Truth  Then He (Jesus) went down to Nazareth with them and was obedient to them.  But His mother treasured all these things in her heart.  Luke 2:51 (NIV)  Friend to Friend  Do you treasure moments with...

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  • Helping Your Daughter Plan a Wedding

    By Lucy Parks— Watching your daughter get married is one of the most incredible experiences you can have as a parent. Seeing the little girl you raised embark on a new chapter in her life with someone...

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  • How to Maintain Lifelong Love: Advice from Couples in Their 90s

    By Keith A. Myers— Whether they’ve been together for most of their lives or had a second chance at love in their later years, senior couples have a wealth of insight from their personal experience.  Couples in residence...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • A Muddy Beginning to Blending a Family

    By Lesley Klenk– When we turned 50, my husband and I sold our home where we raised our children. We designed the house when we were newlyweds believing that six bedrooms, four bathrooms, two staircases, formal living...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • No More ‘I Wish I Had Known’

    By Linda Darby— Shared memories, stories, are so crucial to those who have been left behind after a loss.   Looking back on experiences with funerals and memorial services I’ve been a part of most recently, I...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Daily Devotions
    May 10, 2017-Building a Successful Family

    By Mary Southerland— Today’s Truth A wise woman strengthens her family, but a foolish woman destroys hers by what she does (Proverbs 14:1, NCV). Friend to Friend What a crazy day it had been! It was a...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Daily Devotion
    November 3, 2016-When Life is Blurry

    By Gwen Smith− Today’s Truth I will not forget you. Behold, I have inscribed you on the palms of my hands. (Isaiah 49:15-16, NASB) Friend to Friend Have you ever felt alone, scared, angry, confused, and hurt...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Fast Friends
    Fast Friends – New Book Release

    By Suzanne Niles and Wendy Simpson Little – Two uniquely different women discover the powerful bond of friendship, fasting and prayer. Women desire genuine friendships from other women who will hold their concerns confidentially close to their heart,...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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    Don’t Hold Back

    By Kim Chaffin – Growing up we spent a lot of time at our family cabin in Priest Lake, Idaho. My great grandfather had a vision of a place where generations in the future could come and...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • An Interview with Kim Vogel Sawyer, Author of When Grace Sings

    Bestselling author Kim Vogel Sawyer believes in the power of second chances – a theme she’s captured with poignant grace in her new book, When Grace Sings (WaterBrook Press/March 17, 2015/ISBN: 978-0307731333/ $14.99), which follows the CBA ...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • Stories My Mother Told Me

    By Rebecca Forster– My parents made a pact to stand on every continent in the world. When my dad passed away, my mother went to the Antarctic for both of them. When she returned and the excitement of...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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  • It’s Not Supposed to Be This Hard

    By Carole Towriss− It’s not supposed to be this hard, is it? Mothers love daughters. Daughters love mothers. That’s what I always thought. That’s the way it was when I was growing up. I was raised in...

    • Posted 5 years ago
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