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Helping the world’s largest group of homeless

The UN and Europe have put out a plea to assist 4.1 million displaced people in Congo. Such aid might help the country become Africa’s next democratic success story.

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Healed of grief after the loss of a beloved pet

Today’s contributor shares how her grief “vanished like fog in the sunshine” when she gained a fuller understanding of the immortal, spiritual nature of life created by God.

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What is really scarce in a water drought

As places like Cape Town and California deal with less water, their leaders must see the abundance in innovation and cooperation.

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Beyond skin color

Today’s contributor reflects on lessons he learned as he prayed about prejudice after moving from the Democratic Republic of the Congo to Norway – and how those lessons continue to shape the way he sees others.

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More than one way to prevent mass shootings

Those on the front lines of dealing with young people can be given the support needed to instill qualities of character that might preempt violent behavior.

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The fullness of God's love, enough to meet our needs

In today’s column, a woman shares how she prayed when her well was nearly empty – offering practical ideas for experiencing God’s inexhaustible goodness.

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‘Black Panther’ challenges limits on identity

The blockbuster action movie illustrates the potential for infinite expression, not the limits of one racial identity.

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Take your prayers to the finish line

In today’s column, a woman shares how she prayed – and was healed – after she experienced a frightening pain in her side.

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Reconciliation’s process and promise

The stories by Stacy Teicher Khadaroo in Louisiana and Fred Weir in Russia in this week’s issue are about the search for reconciliation. They are about injustice and inhumanity on two different continents and on a scale unthinkable.

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After large-scale killings, aid groups find new ways to comfort

 From Florida to post-ISIS Iraq, incidents of mass violence have pushed humanitarian groups to offer care for trauma and ways for communities to rebond.

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The irrepressibility of life

Today’s column explores how an understanding of God as indestructible, eternal Life itself brings renewal.

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An antidote to despair over yet another mass shooting

Progress to prevent large-scale violence in the US can seem slow. Yet any exasperation can be countered with gratitude toward humanity’s progress over many ills.

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Living together in harmony

Today’s column touches on what it means to follow the golden rule and love one’s neighbor.

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South Africa’s struggle for honest leaders

The ruling African National Congress turned on President Zuma in response to the same kind of civic activism that ended white rule, only this time the cause is honest governance.

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Significant other, or significant one?

Today’s column explores the idea that everyone is precious in the eyes of God, who knows us as the cherished reflection of divine Love.

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Bending the arc toward national service

France and Canada have each proposed ways for young people to engage in national service. The US, meanwhile, has seen a drop in volunteering. A special panel could help reverse that trend.

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An expanded view of prayer – that heals!

Today's column includes an exploration of how prayer can – and did – bring quick and complete physical healing to a woman suffering from the flu.

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India links women’s safety and economic growth

Even as its economy spurts ahead, India cites a need to end violence against women, girls, and female fetuses in order to maintain growth.

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