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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

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

Wesley & James

James’s life may not have been long, but he truly was an earth angel, full of  love and life.

by Carolyn Graham
, Vidor, Texas

An illustration of a goal with angel's wings

Battling depression and feeling lost, this woman renews her faith and finds her way with a little angelic help.

by Marleen Shepherd
, Carbondale, Illinois

Angelic Aunt Thelma

Despite my past, I had faith that God had a plan for my future.

by Jill Davis
, Eugene, Oregon

U.S. Passport

An inspiring story of helping someone in need by returning his passport.

by Frank Pott
, Parkersburg, Iowa

A mother grows spiritually when she realizes that her adult son will always be in her heart.

by Judy Burden
, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

Carved angel

Hurricane Ike was no match for a woman with an inspiring idea: create angels from downed trees in Galveston, Texas.

by Donna Leibbert
, Galveston, Texas

Anita with granddaughter Aimee Rose

Above all else, she wanted to be a grandmother. And then a miracle happened.

by Anita Schacher
, Gearhart, Oregon

There is always time to be an angel to someone in need.

by Jenny Black
, Barboursville, West Virginia

The granddaughter who comforted her grandmother

Her nine-year-old granddaughter was always her little angel, but that took on a whole new meaning after one special girls' day out.

by Kathy Keeley Anderson
, Wautoma, Wisconsin

An artist's rendering of Winnie in her clown costume

The inspiring story of two angels on earth and the comfort they brought to this family during their father's final days.

by Diantha Stensrud
, Palo Alto, California

moose in a river

A week in the wilderness helped this woman find a little heaven on earth.

by Mary M. Alward

Photo of clouds

A woman decides to buy a gift for a friend that turns out to be a comforting, angelic sign.

by Joan Wester Anderson
, Chicago, Illinois

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