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Earth Angels


Not all angels are celestial beings.
Many of them are right here on earth.
Maybe you know someone whose life
has been touched by an angel. Maybe
you’ve encountered one of these earth angels
in the generosity of a mysterious stranger or a
helpful animal.

Our inspiring real-life stories of angel
sightings and angel encounters will l
eave no doubt in your mind:
God and his angels are at work
in the world today
.

 

 

Recent Earth Angels Stories

An artist's rendering of a gloved hand ringing a golden bell by a red pail

Wise advice from a passing stranger helps a woman retrieve a windswept dollar bill intended for a holiday bell-ringer's bucket.

by Kate Norris
, Teaneck, New Jersey

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

An artist's rendering of children performing a Nativity play.

Her darling daughters were at each other’s throats. Could the Christmas spirit help them to get along?

by Kathie Kania
, Lewistown, Montana

An artist's rendering of the motel when Dr. Hufman delivered the baby

This obstetrician had brought many babies into this world, but there was one he would never forget...

by Stephen Hufman
, Leavenworth, Washington

An artist's rendering of a dressmaker's form with angel wings

She wasn't going to the dance, but she could use her sewing skills to help those who were.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

An Angels on Earth reader shares the story of a missing purse.

by Colleen Hughes

A three-year-old Snow White make some seniors very happy on Halloween.

A child's Halloween becomes a lesson in giving, not receiving.

by Stephanie Thompson
, Edmond, Oklahoma

Roxanne Paul

Listen as Glenn Paul's daughter, Roxanne, sings a beloved Christmas song, written by Ray Boltz and Steve Millikan. Read Glenn's story!


An artist's rendering of a piano and bench. An angel's feather is on the bench.

It's said that music is the language of angels; here's a story that proves it.

by Glenn Paul
, Titusville, New Jersey

An artist's rendering of a teenager with angel wings and a red hoodie

After so many years of crash diets and food binges, she feared she was beyond help, but a mysterious teenager in a baseball cap knew otherwise.

by Rosemary Marbach
, Boston, Massachusetts

An artist's rendering of Walter P. Smith and King Brooks sitting on a curb

Even as a boy, I knew he was a man well named.

by Walter P. Smith
, Richmond, Virginia

An artist's rendering of the sparrow Tim assisted

I felt trapped in a job I hated. But everything changed the day I had to help a creature more helpless than I was.

by Tim Fecteau
, Sterling Heights, Michigan

An artist's rendering of Native-American angels speaking to young Kenneth

My boss looked me in the eye. 'You have 60 days to improve,' he said.

by Kenneth Meeks
, New York, New York

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