Cassandra

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What You Can Do As a Friend

Your co-worker and friend was recently diagnosed with cancer, and you want to do something to show you care. Here, several cancer survivors offer …

What Keeps Us From Having Deeper Friendships

3 things sabotaging our need for genuine connection.In an era where many of us have a million social media “friends,” but no one to hang out with on …

Switching on outside office risks relationships, psychologists find

Workers who ‘switched on’ long after the office was shut were more likely to have problems with their health and private lives<p>A company mobile phone or laptop might seem like a perk of the job but it could spell disaster for personal relationships, a new study has found.<p>Modern gadgets which allows …

5 Pieces You'll Never Regret Buying

If one of your New Year's resolutions involves implementing financially responsible spending habits, we suggest investing in staples you'll wear year …

Raising Kids to Shine Bright in a Dark World

<b>Please pray that I will be a bright light on a dark hill.</b><p>That’s the text that came through on my phone.<p>Our oldest son, now 20 years old, was in Paris …

Engagement Etiquette 101: Everything You Need to Know

In case you’ve been oblivious to the ring selfies popping up on Instagram and Facebook recently, engagement season seems to be never ending, which …

How we rebranded our Children's Ministry

This year we launched a ministry rebrand at Gateway for NextGen. This has been a painfully slow process not because I’m so thoughtful and creative …

More Than Just A Birthday

My son—my youngest, my last baby—turned 15 this weekend. Fifteen! One five. Somehow I think I kidded myself that 13 was really just <i>barely</i> a teenager, …

The Birchbox Weekender

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Can You Marry the Wrong Person?

Free will, divine sovereignty, true love and settling the debate.<b>Eddie,</b><b>My friend and I got in a spirited debate the other day and thought you may be</b> …

Remove your sparkly mani without losing your mind.

Remove your sparkly mani without losing your mind.

What It's like to Have Eyelash Extensions

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.<p>First, you must know this: I've never thought of myself as an eyelash extensions kind of girl. In my mind, eyelash extensions girls are also spray tan, gel manicure, Brazilian wax girls, which is not to say high-maintenance (okay, maybe a little) …

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40 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb

While I like to think I know a little about business writing, I still fall into a few word traps. (Not to mention a few cliché traps.)<p>Take the words …

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UX Apprentice

Tools like Balsamiq make it easier than ever to participate in the design of user interfaces, and that’s a great thing.<p>The problem, as you may have …

UX Design

The Basics of Great UX

To the benefit of software and applications everywhere, UX has become an increasingly important step in the Software Development lifecycle. Even …

How to Delegate Like Donald Trump

Sometimes the simple stuff is the most powerful.<p>A few weeks ago, my business partner and I were leading a workshop for senior executives on the topic of creating change through personal influence. Our client was in the midst of a market shift, requiring it to realign strategy and execute new …

blogging: 13 things I wish I'd known sooner - bring joy

<b>Dear new blogger,</b><p><b>Congrats! You have a blog.</b><p>Though you might not admit it to your parents or friends, you want to make money from it. You want to be …

A Glimpse into the Mind of New York Times Best-Selling Author Ted Dekker

Share This<p>Related <b>Content</b><p>LOAD MORE<p>ALL RESULTS LOADED<p>Related <b>Verse</b><p>God blesses those who patiently endure testing and temptation. Afterward they will …

3 Bad Reasons to Wait to Have Kids

I’ll admit it, I’m a fairly young mom. I got married at 22 and had a baby by 26. I’m not suggesting that there is a “perfect” age to have kids. I …

4 Myths Christians Need to Stop Believing About Depression

“True believers don’t suffer from depression.”<p>His false statement rang in my ear like a noisy gong, and then hung in the air like smoke, waiting to …

10 Useful Tips To Deal With A Highly Emotional Child

Image: Shutterstock<p>Does your kid have frequent emotional outbursts? It can be quite challenging for you to take care.<p>As a parent, you must understand …

Anger Management

Loss Quotes (2780 quotes)

Quotes tagged as "loss" (showing 1-30 of 2,780)<p>“Grief does not change you, Hazel. It reveals you.”<br>― John Green, The Fault in Our Stars<p>“It's only …

6 Great Ways to Offer Hospitality (even if it's not exactly your strong point)

<b>Something was certainly on my mind.</b><p>So I gave my husband notice that I had an issue to discuss with him.<p>“Good,” he replied. “Because I have something …

Raising Empathetic Children

My daughter was sitting on the floor in my study crying softly. Megan had been sharing a sad story with me, and her emotions overflowed in tears.<p>Her …

Yes, God Will Give You More Than You Can Handle

Recently, I was going back through my journals and I read words I had written years before: “God, I can’t handle this anymore. I don’t know what to …

What Not to Say When Your Friends Are Hurting

“I know you feel alone, but remember, you are never alone because God is always with you.”<p>Why do we do that? Why do we respond to someone’s …

25 Tips I Want to Share With Younger Wives

She asked if we could meet for coffee.<p>Clearly, something was on her mind.<p>She’s a wonderful young lady and full of the hopes and dreams that come with …