In the Eyes of Dolls: A British Revolution with Global Impact

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Erin Kelly examines the unexpected spark that led to a British toy company’s bold decision to manufacture a line of dolls with disabilities.

What it Feels Like to Have a Broken Heart and Try to Love Anyway

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The right person can mend a broken heart.

4 Things Every Kid Needs to Hear From Their Father

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Mike Berry is raising strong, confident kids. Here’s what he’s telling them.

Lessons For the Mind: A Dozen Quotes from Yoda

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“Train yourself to let go of everything you fear to lose” and more from the master.

Has Religion Become a Taboo Subject?

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Sitting in church awaiting the still common Sunday service, I cannot help notice the dwindling numbers and lacking newcomers, and ponder possible reasons why.

We Need Support to Get to Success

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Mike Iamele shares how support has been important to him, and how three words can keep us moving forward.

The Battle Of Beliefs In Your Relationship

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Jordan Gray says that over time people adopt their relationship partners beliefs. And there’s a way that you can use this to your advantage…

Slipping Down the Stream

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What can we discover of ourselves when we are slipping down the stream?

To My Fathers

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Thank you for roads walked together, for the strength and the safety of relationships where admitting failure is OK, where humility and gentleness are prized over macho denial and posturing.

Hope is not the Poor Cousin of Faith

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Hope is the strangest thing. And at the same time, it is so familiar to us all. How can something be so strange and so familiar?

8 Reasons I Believe in God and Don’t Care About Heaven.

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“Heaven is a cop out” Matthew Hoffman doesn’t care about heaven as a reward for his life on earth, he lives his life well regardless of what “heaven” is or will give him for his belief or behavior.

I Don’t Read Postcards from Hell

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Sarah Wells reached a low point in her marriage when she was pursued by another man; it was honesty with her husband and her rediscovered faith that saw her through.

25 Killer Actions to Boost Your Self-Confidence

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Our favorite lifestyle guru Leo Babauta returns with tips on how to develop self confidence

Live Fully Practice Completely – One Man’s Guide To Feeling Fully Alive

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The Wish to Sing with Primitive Baptists

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In this stirring poem from Christopher Martin, the “wish to sing” is both literal and metaphoric.

Across the Universe: Dealing With Death as an Atheist

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After the sudden, unexpected death of a friend Chris Hicke grapples with what it means to be an atheist.