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Recent Children Stories

Heavenly beams shine down through the clouds on a curving highway.

A family is shaken by a car crash except for one little boy who caught a glimpse of divine protectors.

by Vesta-Nadine Severs
, Neosho, Missouri

Jim Hinch and his children

He thought parenting was something a couple did together, but when your wife is a busy pastor, sometimes you have to handle it solo.

by Jim Hinch
, San Jose, California

I was raising a serious Doris Day fan, but was I exposing her to enough excitement and adoration for the Word of God? Would she know his voice as quickly?

by Michelle Medlock Adams

An artist's rendering of a fuly furnished dollhouse

Her adult children were in transition, and so were her living arrangements. But a discarded dollhouse reminded her of her many blessings.

by Carolyn Graham
, Vidor, Texas

I do ask myself the question ... what would Jesus do? And I don’t think he’d be raising his middle finger or waving a gun or a misspelled sign and impeding YMCA buses.

by Edward Grinnan

The sweet truth is, that in God's hands, a small amount becomes more than enough.

by Shawnelle Eliasen

God is with us in our grief, and his kindness and sympathy are always ours, noted Dr. Norman Vincent Peale.

 
by Katie Allen Berlandi

How the life-transforming light of Jesus illuminates all corners of our lives, even on a mid-summer's night.

by Shawnelle Eliasen

operating room photo with three angelic lights in background

I was afraid because I didn’t know what lay ahead for me...

by Barbara J. Shoemaker
, Tulsa, Oklahoma

An artist's rendering of Wanda's boys with a trio of angels, beckoning Buddy

A heavenly vision gave her the strength to say good-bye.

by Wanda Rosseland
, Circle, Montana

The Christian in me knows that that the way out of any emotional rut is to refocus my thoughts on what I can be thankful for.

by Julia Attaway

Boy's hand held reassuringly.

A mother recalls a time when a group of children from the other side helped her and her son through a health crisis.

by Natalie Hullander
, Mt. Holly, North Carolina

Pat Allen (left) with her friend Tina Mitchell

Misfortune brought them together, but shared values and interests helped their friendship blossom.

by Pat Allen
, Larchmont, New York

Bill Giovannetti, Daily Guideposts contributor

In this preview of Daily Guideposts 2015, a family vacation helps one man come to terms with his unanswered prayers.

by Bill Giovannetti
, Redding, California

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