A Connected Christmas

Create space for real-life relationships this season and reap the benefits of friendship and belonging.

Don’t Marry Yourself

Here’s what you really need in a potential spouse.

Rediscovering “Passion and Purity”

As I picked up Elisabeth Elliot’s classic book for the third time in as many decades, I wondered: Does it still have something important to say to me — a single woman in her 30s?

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It should be no surprise that Mister Rogers has regained popularity in the past few years. Mister Rogers did wonderful things by listening to who a person was.

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Your Artistic Passion Has Purpose

Artistic expression doesn’t have to ooze crosses and fishes. Maybe it’s better to simply exemplify the character of Christ in art.

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Bring Back the Dinner Party

Fall is perfect to host a dinner party. An online search of “dinner party ideas” will produce ample guidance. Here are some steps to get the ball rolling.

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It’s Not Friendship Without Sharing

For the first time it dawned on me that maybe my tendency to close myself off from others wasn’t protecting me; maybe it was hurting me.