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Raising Girls

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Nearly everyone agrees with Maurice Chevalier as he begins to sing, “Thank heaven for little girls…” But it’s the next few lines of the song …

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Be Kind

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Have we lost our kindness? Have we lost our ability to see the good in other people? Why do we so quickly forget that we …

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Losing Mindy

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It was a crisp, clear sunny afternoon in Walla Walla, Washington. My family was enjoying being around our house one summer afternoon after church while …

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Raising Boys

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Dear Nancy: I am a single mother with four children, all boys, ages 14, 12, eight, and six. I need counsel on how to raise them …

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Love Your Neighbor

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Many years ago, I lived in a small Eskimo village called Gambell, Alaska. Gambell is on an island in the middle of the Bering Sea, …

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Average American Diet

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I thought my family was eating fairly healthfully until I came across some statistics on what the average American eats each year.1 Just considering the fact …

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Pruned by the Father

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I should know better than to question my father. His perspective always seems to be a lot better than my own. My father has a …

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My Journey Out

I write music; always have. Since I was four years old and teaching my sisters the lyrics to my first hit, “sister came and popped …

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My Hero

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If you were to look up the word “hero” in the dictionary, it would describe someone who’s admired for his or her achievements. Someone of …

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Experiencing God’s Love

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I was baptized on August 14, 1993, after Dale Leamon’s Christian meetings. We went there for evening meetings, and he and other Americans from his …

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