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Daily Meditation: New Life

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 08.26.2014 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

A Beach Hut, a Dream and a Set of Power Tools

Sophia Stuart | Posted 08.11.2014 | Women
Sophia Stuart

Sophie Pawson used to be a fashion buyer (River Island, Arcadia, ASOS) and then, in February 2013, after 12 years of doing that, she walked away. She ...

How We Are Awesome: Jamson S. Lwebuga Mukasa

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard | Posted 09.11.2014 | Impact
Logan Nakyanzi Pollard

Dire events can have a way of making you a believer in miracles. If you find yourself in such circumstances, you're not alone, lean in on your faith. And if you have none, trust me, you can find it.

5 Things I Wish I Could Tell My Younger Self

Posted 05.12.2014 | OWN

The author of the memoir New Life, No Instructions sets us straight on a few truths we all need to carry with us. By Gail Caldwell 1. Your fat...

Falling: Recovery, Silence and the Church

Rev. Emily C. Heath | Posted 04.05.2014 | Religion
Rev. Emily C. Heath

My friend had been told that clergy shouldn't show weakness. They shouldn't admit to perceived failures. Somehow we have taught that Christians are people of perfection, and not people of redemption.

Forgiveness Is The Right Kind of Cash

Catherine Meeks, Ph.D. | Posted 03.04.2014 | Religion
Catherine Meeks, Ph.D.

One of the most powerful scenes from the new movie, Mandela: The Long Walk to Freedom, which is based upon his autobiography, is the speech that he ma...

Falling Apart

Irene Tanner | Posted 11.11.2013 | Healthy Living
Irene Tanner

With a jolt of gratitude, I realize that I will walk into my new quarters on two legs and care for myself with two capable hands. My body is up to the task, supported by an ever more creative mind and an undaunted spirit.

Getting Past It

Magda Pecsenye | Posted 09.24.2013 | Divorce
Magda Pecsenye

It's a cliche, but it really does all start with yourself. When you can look at all the good and bad parts of yourself, and establish your own boundaries, then you can begin to heal and to really live.

Getting a (New) Life: On Finding Comedy After Motherhood

Liz Joynt Sandberg | Posted 06.24.2013 | Parents
Liz Joynt Sandberg

The circumstances of Ida's coming gave me the great gift of honestly looking at myself, present tense, and asking, "what are you interested in?" Because apparently what I was good at, or what I wanted in the past didn't matter as much as I thought.

The World's Most Powerful Creative Act: Begin Again!

Dr. Cara Barker | Posted 04.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Cara Barker

Remember that we cannot begin again until some other chapter has closed. For the daffodil, the winter is on the wane. The end of one season brings the onset of the next new life.

WATCH: How To Create A New Normal

OWN | Posted 12.11.2012 | OWN

In this season of "Iyanla: Fix My Life," author and relationship expert Iyanla Vanzant met with Amy, a mother who left her husband and two teenage son...

Faith Lessons From The World Of Soap Operas: To Be Bold And Beautiful

Rev. Amy Ziettlow | Posted 08.18.2012 | Religion
Rev. Amy Ziettlow

Although the soaps can verge on stereotypical and sensational with their cliff-hangers and tears, the Hebrew and Christian scriptures also grasp that stories can shock us with miracles, healing, resurrection, and subversive moments.

Scientists Discover New Branch Of Life

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 07.12.2011 | Green

This may change your whole perspective on the world as you know it. Scientists in the UK have apparently discovered a new clade, or branch, of the ...

Now What? A Chance To Kick Start Your Life!

Marlo Thomas | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Marlo Thomas

Every day on TV you can tune in and see a hair makeover, a body makeover, even a house makeover. But what does any of it matter when it's really your life that needs the makeover?

Ted Haggard's New Church Outgrows Barn, Moving To Pikes Peak Center

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Former mega-church pastor Ted Haggard is making headlines again. This time, though, he's not predicting the end of the religious right, nor is he sol...

Ted Haggard Formally Opens St. James Church In Colorado Springs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Ted Haggard and his wife Gayle formally incorporated their new church, the St. James, in Colorado Springs on Tuesday. The opening of the new church ...