FGF#142: Stuff to Make You Smile

It’s been a rough, ugly week in our country. But on weeks like this it’s especially important that we remember that good people are out there, good things are happening and we are still a part of God’s good creation.

Dick Hoyt is a Boston legend. When I was in seminary in Boston, I got to see he and his son run more than once. Their story will make you feel better about humanity.


Thanks to the COVID vaccine, grandparents are getting to hug grandkids for the first time in a year. Some are even being prescribed hugs by their doctors. Those are my kind of doctors.


This young woman is helping thousands of Malaysians find work during the pandemic.


This Wheel of Fortune winner is giving away his winnings to help his community.


Get some rest.

Connect with people you love.

Talk to God.

Take radically good care of yourself. The world needs you.


Rev. Anne Russ is an ordained pastor in the Presbyterian Church (USA), currently based in New York City. Doubting Believer provides tools and encouragement for the rollercoaster ride of your faith journey. Follow me on Facebook , Instagram and YouTube. You can also follow on TikTok. Get emails to keep up with all that is happening.

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