Taylor Swift shared via social media today that her mother has been diagnosed with cancer.
On Thursday, the iconic pop star took to her personal Tumblr page to share the sad news about her mother, Andrea Finlay, in an emotional and heartfelt message. Shortly after the news broke, fans of Swift coined the Twitter hashtag "prayformamaswift" which later began trending.
"For Christmas this year, I asked my mom that one of her gifts to me be her going to the doctor to get screened for any health issues, just to ease some worries of mine," wrote Swift. "She agreed, and went in to get checked … The results came in, and I'm saddened to tell you that my mom has been diagnosed with cancer." more >>
NEW YORK – A few hours before renowned neurosurgeon and potential GOP presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson arrived at the Al Sharpton-led National Action Network's annual convention in New York City on Wednesday morning, people were reacting to the mere mention of his name, like a foul odor in a locked and crowded room.
By the time Carson, 63, was finished speaking to the same crowd later that evening, however, many were clamoring to shake his hand.
The country will have to wait until early May to find out whether or not Carson will run for presidential office in 2016, but until then, Carson has been quietly making the rounds, whittling away at public misconceptions about who he is, to define the man he wants America to see — the patriot, the Christian, the family man who believes in hard work, common sense and diversity. more >>
Joanna Gaines is a wife, mother, and HGTV designer that is a star on the show "Fixer Upper." But, she didn't just get lucky and wind up there one day. She had gone through a few tribulations in life until making a promise with God. Joanna kept it, and in the end He delivered.
This woman and her husband are proud Christians that speak to God often and openly. As a child growing up, Joanna had trouble because she was two different cultures and it had an effect on her confidence. When she got out of college, she met a man that she eventually married years later. Growing up she always had a desire to be a designer and have her own shop. But that's easier said than done.
After some time, she was finally able to open up a shop. She enjoyed her time in the shop, and within time became pregnant. This cause her to shut the shop down because she felt it was time she needed to spend with her child. This is what her and God spoke about before closing down. People who found out about her and what she does, came to visit and wanted to shoot a show of her family. She and her husband Chip agreed to do so. more >>
You have to go long and far to find someone who delivers a message as compassionate and inspiring as Billy Graham can. Graham has preached the Gospel for decades to literally millions of people, and even today thousands are finding comfort, inspiration and faith through his sermons and messages that transcend the ages.
In this inspiring video clip, he delivers a powerful story of Salvation.
While Graham has traveled the world numerous times over, he has shared the story of Jesus and salvation with millions, proving that he is a true gift from God for all of us. This man of God preaches on the love of Jesus Christ and God's eternal plan for the Salvation of Man. more >>
This is a powerful video about God, that starts out asking, "Have you been crying out to the Lord for something?" Whether you have been overwhelmed or just can't get over a hurdle in your life. This video offers a response that will encourage you to trust in God!
God will always get us through our problems. If we had a bad day, or an argument with a loved one, we can look to God for the power to stay positive. Not only is He a God of justice, but he is our vindicator. He is faithful to His word and He will always be faithful to you. After hearing this inspiring message, it will feel like a breath of fresh air. Trust Him with your future because the God of justice is working to make all things better in your life!
Be sure to SHARE these powerful words with all those you want to INSPIRE today! more >>
If you've ever taken the subway, you know how the atmosphere can be. It becomes very anti-social and almost no one communicates. But when these people set up a velour red rope at the door, these people realized something special was going to happen.
These unsuspecting subway riders didn't know that they were boarding a train that would turn into a dance party. Equipped with a DJ, soundboard, lights and music, this underground funfest was captured all on video.
The people who created this video hope to break down the communication walls and help commuters connect with one another. They setup all the equipment after rush hour, to make sure there was room to move. Complete strangers suddenly interacted in a positive way. more >>