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Lee's Summit North students and family hold vigil to remember classmate

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – Dozens of students came together Friday night to remember a Lee’s Summit North High School student who took her own life inside the school last week. 181 more words



Just a thought to ponder.

We tell our children that we love them. Multiple times. Every single day. Hundreds if not thousands of times a month. 135 more words


You Matter

October is finally here, ya’ll! Words cannot even come close to how ridiculously excited I am for this month! Somehow it has become one of my absolute favorite months of the year, so much so that I’ve already magically collected THREE new Halloween-y mugs…I might also have an obsession for mugs. 104 more words

Quote Of The Week

Believe It: You Matter, Part II: You Matter to Other People

Believe it. You matter to other people. 

One of the most pernicious lies that authoritarians and their ilk try to push is that you don’t matter. 166 more words

Use Your Power, Recruit Friends

Wide range of grief resources available in aftermath of tragic event at Lee's Summit North

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Lee’s Summit Young Life is hosting a time of worship and prayer at 7:30 p.m. at Deerbrook Covenant Church — one of many outlets for the community to grieve following a… 403 more words


Inspired & Heavy

I’ve been thinking . . .

The word ‘depend’ is heavy. You know. Like the times when someone says, “I depend on you.” It can be a burden to know someone is relying on you to be there, to show up, to be supportive, and to come alongside to help. 253 more words


Suicide Awareness

Today’s post might get a little personal for both you and me. However, this is an important issue that needs attention and as Suicide Awareness Month draws to a close it seems to be the right time. 1,260 more words