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Soprano Beverly Sills

In this story from November 1973, the beloved operatic soprano shares how God helped her cope with her special-needs children.

by Beverly Sills
, New York, New York

An artist's portrait of Corrie ten Boom

In this story from November 1972, the author of The Hiding Place recalls forgiving a guard at the concentration camp where her sister died.

by Corrie ten Boom


Actress Michael Learned

In this story from October 1976, the Emmy-winning star of The Waltons tells how she found her pathway to prayer.

by Michael Learned


An artist's rendering of Buzz Aldrin

In this story from October 1970, the Apollo 11 astronaut reveals that the first liquid poured and the first food eaten on the moon were communion elements.

by Buzz Aldrin


Eddie Albert

In this story from January 1962, the Green Acres star shares how he turned the process of adopting a child over to the Lord.

by Eddie Albert
, Los Angeles, California

Della Reese

In this story from June 1981, the Touched by an Angel star shares how her faith guided her through a serious health crisis.

by Della Reese


Andy Griffith

In this story from November 1996, the beloved actor shares how he came to rely on God's grace and the love of his wife as he battled a mysterious illness.

by Andy Griffith
, Manteo, North Carolina

Jane Wyman

In this story from June 1964, the Oscar-winning actress recalls the priest who helped her overcome shyness and focus on God and other people.

by Jane Wyman


Steve Allen

In this story from November 1981, the multi-talented television star reflects on the therapeutic effects of thankfulness.

by Steve Allen


Fred Rogers

In this story from September 1980, television's "Mr. Rogers" shares the story of a grandfather who helped him believe in himself.

by Fred Rogers
, with Kathryn Brinckerhoff

Carol Burnett

In this story from October 1977, the beloved comedienne shares the story of a mysterious stranger who helped kickstart her career.

by Carol Burnett


Mel Tillis

In this story from June 1978, the country music star shares how he came to trust in God to guide him in his life and in his career.

by Mel Tillis


Efrem Zimbalist Jr.

In this story from July 1983, the star of The F.B.I. and 77 Sunset Strip recalls when he learned that he could rely on God to provide for him.

by Efrem Zimbalist Jr.
, as told to Regina Walker McCally

Jamie Farr

In this story from January 1985,  the popular M*A*S*H star explains how faith played a role in his first big break in show business.

by Jamie Farr
, Los Angeles, California

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