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Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Mental Health of Elderly

Social distancing doesn’t have to mean isolation or loneliness. We need to keep older adults safe, but also keep in mind that social isolation can have a negative impact on older people’s immunity and mental health…

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Hope and Help during Tough Times

With people finding themselves isolated at home and uncertain about the future, stress can increase, and thoughts of suicide may make their way into your days.

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Three Simple and Engaging, Godly Activities for Families

Are you one of the many mothers or fathers looking for ways to fill your child’s extra time at home with positive, Godly activities each day?

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Focusing on your Family’s Faith Facing COVID-19

Addressing the physical and social challenges that the COVID- 19 virus has placed upon families is important and so is keeping faith alive and strong.

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Growing in Faith when Sheltered in Place

How do we grow in faith while “sheltered in place”?  The Holy Spirit gives us two simple things to consider through Paul’s letter to the Philippians.  “Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others” (2:4). 

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Five Ways to Help your Family Cope with Quarantine

In a whirlwind of events, families are finding themselves quarantined at home with their children for an unknown period of time due to the threat of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

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Iowa Citizens and Clergy Show up to Support LIFE

Citizens and clergy from all across Iowa joined Governor Reynolds, pro-life legislators, Lutheran Family Service and the other Coalition of Pro-Life Leaders for the Iowa Prayer Rally for Life on Monday, March 2, 2020 in support of the Protect Life Amendment.

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Meet Kim!

Kim Laube oversees adoption and pregnancy counseling for Iowa and Illinois as well as advocates for life issues with our congregations and in the public square.

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Five Steps to Overcome Pornography Addiction

Pornography has been known to devastate marriages, cause personal physical problems, wreak havoc on emotional well-being, present inaccurate portrayals of women, and undermine spiritual relationships with God and others.

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Unplanned Pregnancy – Life as I Knew it was Over

When I realized I was pregnant, I remember feeling an incredible amount of emotions: shame, guilt, fear and worry to name a few. I remember feeling so alone thinking “How could an unplanned pregnancy happen to me?” I was a Christian, a good student, a good daughter, and a good person.

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