Why Friends Disappear When You Reach Midlife

I thought we were friends. At midlife I learned that I might have overstated some of these relationships a tad. It ...
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My Forever Friend

by Neta Jackson The World’s Fair was hosted by Seattle in 1962, the year I graduated from high school. “What?” ...
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Two Truths & A Lie About The “Seasons Of Life”

The language of “seasons” in our lives is a familiar and useful, if tired, metaphor. If familiarity doesn’t breed contempt, ...
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Dreaming Isn’t Only For The Young

by Dena Dyer What are your dreams? Have you given them up because you think you’re too old to accomplish ...
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Good Friends Will Follow You Out the Window

By Amanda Cleary Eastep One after the other, the six of us young girls crawl out the second story window of ...
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Sometimes, Faith Shifts Begin With “If Only…”

As we finish up this month's focus on faith shifts, I'm including some words from my book If Only: Letting ...
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Becoming Sage: Cultivating Maturity, Purpose, and Spirituality at Midlife (Moody Publishers)