Numerous studies suggest that a strong faith is a vital part of healthy aging. Nourish your soul with the articles in this section.  The words in the header image come from the Old Testament book of Micah, a profitable saying on the conduct of life ("what does the Lord require of you?").

In addition to the articles, the Faith section also includes a Seeking God feature, including links to websites and documents, and two guides with links to passages in the Bible, "What the Bible says about..." and "Where to find help when you are....[afraid, angry, anxious, etc.]."


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114 articles found. You can use the search filter form above to narrow your search

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Aging, General

 1 record found

Top Ten Wishes for My 50th Birthday by James N. Watkins


Arts & Entertainment

 2 records found

The Force Awakens Universal Questions by James N. Watkins

Lessons from Back to the Future by James N. Watkins


Citizenship

 1 record found

'Twas the Night Before Voting by James N. Watkins


Communication

 5 records found

COVID's Impact on Language by James N. Watkins

Flaming Emails and Comments by James N. Watkins

Patron Saint of Freelance Writers by James N. Watkins

The Truth About Lying by James N. Watkins

Defining Words, Defining Morality by James N. Watkins


Faith, Religion & Spirituality

 21 records found

Can You Love Christ and Hate His Church? by James N. Watkins

They Don't Make Them Like They Used To by James N. Watkins

Forty Days of Hope and Humor by James N. Watkins

Why? Why? Why? by James N. Watkins

Winds of Love and Hate by James N. Watkins

There are 16 more items for the category Faith, Religion & Spirituality by James N. Watkins...See the whole list


General

 2 records found

Life Matters by James N. Watkins

From Womb to Tomb by James N. Watkins


Government & Politics

 8 records found

You Want Me to Pray for Whom? by James N. Watkins

The Strain of Polarization by James N. Watkins

Divided by Politics by James N. Watkins

Watkins for President 2020 by James N. Watkins

The Last Candidate Standing by James N. Watkins

There are 3 more items for the category Government & Politics by James N. Watkins...See the whole list


Health & Wellness

 7 records found

Dealing with Suicidal Thoughts by James N. Watkins

What Would Jesus Say About Coronavirus? by James N. Watkins

Mind Cancer Awareness Month by James N. Watkins

Ten Years Cancer Free by James N. Watkins

Dark Chocolate Good for Health! by James N. Watkins

Eight Pills Old by James N. Watkins

Becoming Like Little Children by James N. Watkins


History

 2 records found

Memories of 9/11 by James N. Watkins

James Robert Watkins: Soul Brother by James N. Watkins


Holidays

 29 records found

Happy Father's Day 2021 by James N. Watkins

Unhappy Mr. Patrick's Day! by James N. Watkins

Martin Luther King Jr.'s Rules for Protestors by James N. Watkins

More Than a Dropping Ball by James N. Watkins

Christmas Trivia Quiz by James N. Watkins

There are 24 more items for the category Holidays by James N. Watkins...See the whole list


Humor

 3 records found

Welcome Summer by James N. Watkins

Don't Be An April Fool by James N. Watkins

It Could be Worse by James N. Watkins


Inspiration

 1 record found

Happy 8/28 Day! by James N. Watkins


Life Events

 5 records found

Thanks for Nothing! by James N. Watkins

Is Depression a Gift? by James N. Watkins

Commencement 2020 by James N. Watkins

50 Praises Between Bed and Bathroom by James N. Watkins

In This World You Will Have Trouble by James N. Watkins


Nature

 1 record found

True Colors Shining Through by James N. Watkins


News & Current Events

 9 records found

'It' is Not 'Christian' by James N. Watkins

Preventing a Second Civil War by James N. Watkins

Earth and Heaven by James N. Watkins

It's Only Temporary by James N. Watkins

Coronavirus: Revival or Revolution? by James N. Watkins

There are 4 more items for the category News & Current Events by James N. Watkins...See the whole list


Relationships

 14 records found

Humble Thoughts on 'Gay Pride' by James N. Watkins

Happy Mother's Day! by James N. Watkins

Coming Out by James N. Watkins

Happy International Women's Day by James N. Watkins

God is on our side! And theirs? by James N. Watkins

There are 9 more items for the category Relationships by James N. Watkins...See the whole list


Trends

 1 record found

A Tragic Trend by James N. Watkins


Volunteer

 1 record found

Happy May Day! by James N. Watkins


Work, Employment

 1 record found

Am I a 'Feminist'? Yes and no! by James N. Watkins