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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

Angels find themselves especially busy during the holidays.

An ailing mother's prayer is answered by a heavenly visitor as her ailing heart regains its rhythm.

by Betty Laine
, Lexington, North Carolina

An earth angel with spiky orange hair who comes through on Christmas.

An Oregon women encounters an angelic stranger who helps her make it home for Christmas dinner.

by Erika Bentsen
, Sprauge River, Oregon

A candy cane from an angelic neighbor brightened a young girl's Christmas.

When a young girl asks only for a candy cane that can't be found, an angel brings the answer to a prayer.

by Sharon Peirce
, Kyle, Texas

A Christmas cactus bloom is a welcome gift from beyond for a grieving woman.

A grieving woman receives a gift  from her recently deceased  friend.

by Annette Froid
, Kearney, Nebraska

A baby squirrel proves a welcome Christmas companion for a Washington family.

A Washington family is blessed with an unusual Christmas guest.

by Tami Meier
, Spokane Valley, Washington

This is not me! I’m neat, I’m organized, I like when everything is in its place. I like to show off the angels readers have sent in over the years.

by Colleen Hughes

Sometimes even the editors of Angels on Earth are surprised at how many Angels there are everywhere—including the Bible!

by Colleen Hughes

A young girl is asked to be an angel for a msyterious neighbor she fears.

A misunderstood man experiences God's love, thanks to a visit from a timorous cherub.

by Jackie Clements-Marenda
, Staten Island, New York

Illustration of woman in apron with milkman and young girl

A child learns about the true meaning of Christmas while accompanying her father on his milk route.

by Mary Ann Constanzer
, South China, Maine

The German Bible that proved the answer to a family's prayer

A family's prayer is answered when an earth angel returns their beloved Bible to them.

by Duane Budde
, Columbia Heights, Minnesota

A rattlesnake

In this excerpt from Robert J. Morgan's book Angels: True Stories, an earth angel rids a children's play area of rattlesnakes.

by Robert J. Morgan

Lisa Bogart in the knitting store where she believes her angels guided her.

Somehow angels knit a whole new life for this mom.

by Lisa Bogart
, San Rafael, California

Yad Vasehn, a memorial to people who fought against the Holocaust.

How ordinary people, angels on earth,  fought back against the Holocaust.

by Meg Belviso
, Staff Editor

Jan Vallone and her daughter today

How these mysterious flowers helped this woman realize her dream of becoming a mother.

by Jan Vallone
, Seattle, Washington

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