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Angel Sightings

Recent Angel Sightings Stories

Carin LeRoy checks out the fashions in an Indian marketplace.

He was the only person she knew in all of Delhi—how did he keep turning up?

by Carin LeRoy
, Orlando, Florida

Today Abby is one confident barista.

Her daughter's latest drawings were quite different from the stick figures she usually favored.

by Jane Kuhn
, Fresno, California

An artist's rendering of an angel with a small bird on its finger

They gathered in the branches outside her father's window, the songbirds he called God’s choir.

by Shilia Hale
, McMinnville, Tennessee

An artist's rendering of an angel in a dinghy tossing out a lifeline

Two lives, both stormy as the sea, are put back on track by a mysterious stranger.

by Stuart Reininger
, West Mystic, Connecticut

An artist's rendering of a couple enjoying a meal with an angel looking on

Every restaurant in town was either booked solid or closed for the holidays. Where would they have dinner?

by Sandi Olson
, Santa Cruz, California

An artist's rendering of three winged lumberjacks, raising voices in song

Trapped on a snowy mountain pass, his young family was in danger of freezing in the Christmas snow. Who could possibly help them?

by Jon Poehner
, San Diego, California

Tecla's white-yarn angel

This couple loves to travel and their preferred souvenirs from their journeys have always been angel tree ornaments.

by Tecla Barber
, Park Ridge, New Jersey

An angel on a Christmas tree

There may have been no presents under the tree, but their three-year-old could sense the presence of angels around it.

by Rachel Westfall
, Mendota, Virginia

A bicycle with a ribbon under the Christmas tree

Her sons were struggling with their first Christmas since her divorce from their father. But a surprise gift from anonymous angels helped!

by Pam Bostwick
, Springville, Utah

A stack of star-shaped sugar cookies with a Christmas ribbon tied around them

Brand new on the job, she wasn't really in the spirit at the office Christmas party—until an anonymous angel made her feel part of the team.

by Paula Dyer
, Stillwater, New Jersey

A mysterious stranger gave her a blanket after an auto accident on a wintry day.

A kindly stranger covered her with a blanket after she was injured in a wintry car accident—but where did he go?

by Eileen Jurain
, Derby, New York

An artist's rendering of a pair of red leather gloves

She'd bought black gloves to be practical, only to lose them. If only she could have the red ones she truly wanted.

by Laura Kaye
, New York, New York

An artist's rendering of Helen's vision of angels on a staircase

The grand dome of the basilica opened up and revealed a vision: A glorious white-gold staircase shimmered into view, spiraling down from the infinite beyond.

by Helen Walker
, Denver, Colorado

At New York City's Freedom Tower, seeing angels instead of sadness

by Colleen Hughes

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