• My Role of a Lifetime: Lung Cancer Caregiver

    From the big screen to the stage, I’ve played a variety of roles over the years. But perhaps the most important role was as a caregiver to my husband, Michael. More than a dozen years ago, while...

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    February 21, 2018-Serving Your Husband When You Don’t Really Feel Like It

    By Sharon Jaynes— Today’s Truth “Don’t just pretend to love others. Really love them. Hate what is wrong. Hold tightly to what is good. Love each other with genuine affection and take delight in honoring each other”...

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    February 14, 2018-How to Melt a Cold Shoulder

    By Sharon Jaynes— Today’s Truth “Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you” (Ephesians 4:32 ESV). Friend to Friend Have you noticed that it is difficult to feel romantic with...

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  • Friendships: Minerals for the Aging Brain

    By Dr. John Medina– You’d have a hard time finding someone more socially active— and intellectually lively—than wealthy heiress and arts patron Brooke Astor. By the year 2000, she was New York royalty, married to a man...

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    February 7, 2018-What Your Husband Really Wants

    By Sharon Jaynes— Today’s Truth “So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you,” (Matthew 7:12 NIV). Friend to Friend If there’s one thing I know about us girls, it’s that we...

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  • 5 Steps to Get Over a Break Up

    By Pauline Plott— Breaking up, especially with someone you love, can be devastating. Although most people have their own coping mechanisms, it can be easy to forget them in a time of great distress. That’s because heartbreak often...

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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...

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    September 15, 2017-Love at First Fight

    By Mary Southerland— Today’s Truth Therefore encourage one another and build each other up (1 Thessalonians 5:11, NIV). Friend to Friend Like all relationships, the marriage relationship has a certain dynamic. If one person changes, then the...

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    June 26, 2017-Questions

    By Melissa Spoelstra— Today’s Truth  Though good advice lies deep within the heart, a person with understanding will draw it out (Proverbs 20:5, NLT). Friend to Friend  I’ve never been accused of being a woman of few...

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  • 7 Ways to Find Love Online When You Are a Woman Over 50

    Many women become single again after 50. This sometimes happens once the children have left home which can make the sense of loneliness even more acute. Thankfully, your love life has a bright future ahead! In fact,...

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    February 3, 2017-Creating a Calm Home

    By Arlene Pellicane─ Today’s Truth Better to live on a corner of the roof than share a house with a quarrelsome wife. (Proverbs 21:9, NIV) Friend to Friend If you were to observe my home, you won’t...

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  • Choose Your Words Wisely

    By Aleathea Higginbottom− Choice – 1. An act of selecting or making a decision when faced with two or more possibilities     the choice between good and evil 2. The right or ability to make, or possibility...

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  • Dinners with Joy in Clearwater, Florida

    By Norine Rae – Summer vacations can be filled with lots of fun activities that can leave you needing a vacation after your vacation. Instead of being exhausted, my summer adventure to Clearwater Beach, Florida was more...

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  • This Morning, I Met a Man Who Changed My Life…Forever

    By Hala Teeny – While driving to Seaside to get coffee, I saw a man in a wheelchair on the opposite side of HWY 101 waving wildly at each passing car. He was wearing a Santa hat...

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    The Friends You Choose Determine Your Success

     By Stephanie Scheller– In early 2012 I attended two wealth-building/personal-growth seminars back to back in my hometown. While the information I learned at both seminars was great, I actually learned something more valuable when I realized that...

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  • Triumphing Over a Legacy of Unforgiveness

    By Deborah Smith Pegues – When I was a child, I heard my mother and father argued frequently about things that happened or had been said in the far, far distant past. They served faithfully and sacrificially...

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