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Coping with Grief and Loss During the holidays

The holidays, especially the first ones after losing a loved one, are especially difficult for people who are grieving. Often, friends and family members of those affected by a loss are unsure how to act or what to say to support their grieving loved one during the holidays.    There is also a point of …

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I’ve Got To Talk About It

Sometimes when we keep things inside it makes things worse than they are. There is so much going on inside: the past, the future, the present, and let’s not forget to mention those normal bodily functions. The weight of it all is tearing you up, holding you down; it may feel like you just want …

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Ask For What You Need?

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Making Stress Your Friend

It comes as no surprise that stress is just a fact of life. If we want to have success, it’s inevitable that challenges will occur along the way. Yet, stress is likely to be something you think of negatively, it doesn’t have to be. Actually, stress can be a good thing. Think of a time …

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How Can I Help a Grieving Friend?

Every day we hear of a tragedy of some type, and every day someone is losing a loved one. Someone you know may be experiencing grief – perhaps the loss of a loved one, perhaps another type of loss – and you want to help. The fear of making things worse may encourage you to …

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Window Dressing

 The well-known playwright and poet Ntozake Shange once quoted, “Our society allows people to be absolutely neurotic and totally out of touch with their feelings and everyone else’s feelings, and yet be very respectable.”   If you truly think about what she is saying there is a whole lot of truth there. It’s sort of like …

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Believing in God’s Presence is our Comfort

I ran across this television program called “Little women of Atlanta,” and on this episode there were these three little women who each were going through some relationship issues. One of them was whining about how she doesn’t have a relationship with her father and how it has affected her relationships with men. I say …

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FOLLOW YOUR INTUITION – Motivational Video

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The Rippling Effect

Many of the problems in this world are generated by a lack of care or desire to influence positively in some sort. Many of us, who are trying to make a splash in this mass society, in an effort to be noticed, forget that when we do make a splash, there will be ripples caused …

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South LA Man Gives Homeless Woman New Lease On Life By Building Her Small, Portable House

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