ByNANCY FLORYPublished onMay 14, 2018•1 Comment

“I’m in that room … and then I heard the machine. And I just kept looking at the ceiling thinking ‘get out! Just get out! Run!’ And within minutes it was over. It was done. And I knew my life had changed. I knew I wasn’t the same. And I drove home,...


Nothing has broken my heart quite like becoming a foster parent.

This weekend, we said goodbye to a six-year-old little boy who loved chocolate chip pancakes, Spiderman, and cuddling with our dog. I wish you could know him– he brought giggles and smiles into our home, and he had a contagious...


Chewbacca Mom Candace Payne shares her unexpected life detour and how she and her family regained balance on unsteady footing.

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Clutching the mask that made her famous.

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Mommin’ is some of the hardest work there is. And yet moms are often unappreciated, going long stints...


"Finding the Happy in Homeless"

I bounced up the stairs of the two-star Budget Suites, excited to sleep in a bed for the first time in weeks. My family had been in transition for most of my childhood. We moved multiple times, and I attended multiple elementary schools (at times, switching teachers...


I used to believe contentment was something that you were either born with or without. And it wasn’t until I became a stay-at-home mom that I realized that was not the case whatsoever. No book, no story of overcoming strength from a well-seasoned mom friend, nor any unsolicited advice from my...


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The third installment of "God's Not Dead" will hit theaters in March 2018 and during a visit to the set earlier this week The Christian Post learned about the film's new plot and the actors who will take part in the popular franchise.

With its release date set for March 30,...


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Courageous Compassion

By Peter Greer, Posted September 12th 2017

Our faith is perhaps most visible and most compelling to a watching world when people are in need.

In 260 AD, amidst the height of a deadly plague that inspired a frenzied mass exodus of people from Athens, Christians became known as the people who rushed back to the infected city to care for the...


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Spiritual Amnesia

By Peter Greer, Posted September 1st 2017

Twenty years ago, I graduated from college with a passion to work with a global organization in microenterprise development. Willing to go anywhere and do anything, I enthusiastically sent my resume to every organization I could find engaged in this sector. I eagerly waited for a response… and...


MP Podcast 003: Is having fun in your marriage extra or essential?

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Is having fun in your marriage extra or essential?

Busyness, kids, exhaustion… There’s a lot that gets in the way of having fun in marriage. Plus, marriage is serious business! Is having fun even that essential? Or is it just an ‘extra’?...


I have spent thousands of hours of my life held hostage by worry about friendships with women.

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I have over-analyzed, ranted, and kept my husband awake as I rehashed interactions with women I care about—mining our conversations for minute details and trying to make sense of who was wrong and...