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Recent Faith Stories

Roberta Messner

A young nurse is taught patience (and a few things about cooking) by her first patient.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

Raul Esparza as Jonah Nightingale in Leap of Faith

Many creative endeavors—whether in film, tv, radio or theatre—avoid faith and deride the spiritual. Not this new musical.  It takes a Leap of Faith.

by Anne A. Simpkinson
, New York, New York

Kathryn Slattery

A daughter pays tribute to her mother by baking one last chocolate cake.

by Kathryn Slattery
, New Canaan, Connecticut

A lovely seasonal quilt

A family heirloom provides the inspiration for forgiveness and reconciliation at the holidays.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

Pam Hanson in the pool

A Nebraska woman uses prayer and faith to overcome her aversion to aquatic exercise.

by Pam Hanson
, Kearney, Nebraska

Mom's Famous Favorite Chocolate Bundt Cake

The author shares her mother's cake recipe, always made as a simple gesture of love and affection.

by Kathryn Slattery
, New Canaan, Connecticut

An artist's rendering of a cat

A puss named Patches enjoys an unlikely reunion with a young boy.

by Tarn Wilson
, Sunnyvale, California

Barbara Green

A daughter's prayers are answered as she is summoned by angels when her mother is in danger.

by Barbara Green
, Travelers Rest, South Carolina

He struggled in prayer about what to write, and ultimately his faith led to an unlikely but remarkable friendship.

by Rick Hamlin

Charles Colson

Charles Colson tells the story of Humaita Prison in Brazil and its unusual prisoner.

by Charles W. Colson
, Washington, D. C.

John D. Johnson, rake in hand

A friend, who refused to take no for an answer, wins one last genial debate from the world beyond.

by Jerry D. Johnson
, Loudon, Tennessee

Sheet music placed on a lovely old piano

Missing sheet music miraculously turns up as a mother shares her favorite song with her daughter.

by Lucy Swartzendruber
, Goshen, Indiana

Young Fran O'Connor

Her suave and handsome seatmate made a seven-year-old's journey a heavenly one.

by Fran O'Connor
, Cottonwood, Arizona

Norman Vincent Peale

Norman Vincent Peale offers insights and a prayer to help you live the life you want.

by Norman Vincent Peale

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