Raising Compassionate Boys: Letter from An Absent Father

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Kozo Hattori writes a letter to his sons in case he dies.

3 Churchy Phrases That Are Scaring Off Millenials

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The statistics are in. The millennials are leaving the church, and nobody seems quite sure what to do about it.

To The Man Who Wrote Pro-Life Comments Citing the Bible On My Facebook Wall

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Rev. Jim Rigby doesn’t accept your biblical interpretation.

Is Death The Greatest Loss?

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David Pittman shares seven crucial things to consider when dealing with the loss of a life.

Do You Believe In Guardian Angels?

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Sunbeams falling on an ordinary school day invoke the spiritual for Thomas Fiffer’s son.

The ‘F’-Word: Once Heard, Cannot Be Unheard

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I feel I speak on behalf of every single person that has dealt with these issues that it shouldn’t GET better, it should BE better from day one.

The Happiness Formula: A Simple Equation for Creating Bliss

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It might seem crazy … but could there be a formula for happiness? Thomas Fiffer does the math.

Why Does Man Choose Hate Over Love? Ask Dostoevsky

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Michael Amity takes a look at one of Fyodor’s finest.

Pope Francis Reminds Us of St. Francis & the Heart of Spirituality

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Bruce Davis reflects on the work of Pope Francis, the state of the church today and the true meaning of spirituality.

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.

Stivers Cartoons: God’s First Billion Years

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Going On A Bender By Gender

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Would it surprise anyone to know that men are more likely than women to drink to excess?

Blues Philosophy

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Fifteen places where life and blues collide, according to blues philosopher Todd Mauldin.

The 3 Silent Destroyers of Marriage

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Marriage Foundation founder Paul Friedman puts marriage under the microscope to stop three deadly killers from causing divorce.

Is God Really An Old White Dude Sitting On A Cloud In Heaven?

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Edie Weinstein questions the deeply instilled version of God in favor of the God of her understanding.

Marriage Is a Garden … Ya Dig?!

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An amazing woman shares her simple marriage secret after five years of happiness with her husband, ‘Amazing Grace.’