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    7 Great Tips to Help Your Parents Age in Place

    As your parents get older, they may face the difficult decision of where they will live as they age. For some people, a senior living community might be the best option, but this is not the case...

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  • The Well

    GUEST POST: GENE T. ‘TOMMY’ BARNES “THE WELL” Is there anyplace I can go to avoid your Spirit? to be out of your sight? If I climb to the sky, you’re there! If I go underground, you’re...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Unconditional Love: Rule #19

    A year ago when I wrote this post, a son went from cap-and-gown to boots-and-uniforms. My prayers went where I could not. They still do. Parenting is a faith journey. Sometimes it is a hard faith journey...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Delayed Adulthood Devastates Our Sons

    I remember the reporting for the Columbine shooting, media personalities referring to high school students as children. They tried the same thing with the Virginia Tech shooting, referring to college students as children, but I guess when...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    Honoring Your Mother Part 2

    “When my parents got ill, we didn’t want to put them into a nursing facility. My parents needed one of their kids to oversee their care and the best way to do that was to bring them...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    Honoring Your Mother Part 1

    In Ephesians 6:1–3, the apostle Paul reminds us that the fifth commandment is the first commandment with a promise- Honor your father and mother so that it may go well with you
and that you may enjoy long...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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    Spare Cash is Feathering Empty Nests

    Parents whose children have left home are using their higher levels of disposable income to enjoy new-found independence, according to research seen by Marketing Week. With well-paid jobs, shrinking mortgage debts and their children no longer living...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Help Spread Civility Through Example

    In a recent opinion piece, Sara Hacala lamented the absence of civility in our daily lives. Stressing that technology has changed the way we communicate with others and that bad behavior is often awarded with celebrity, Hacala...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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