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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

Someone close to me had somebody watching over her... I’ve written before about the “Mysterious Ways” that my family has experienced over the years. Recently, one of these moments happened to my girlfriend, Nicole, on the NYC subway.

by Adam Hunter

Sky with clouds

God always hears our prayers—even in the Grand Canyon.

by Joan Wester Anderson

Jeff Guidry nuzzles Freedom the eagle

A man, a bird and the faith that healed them both.

by Jeff Guidry
, Monroe, Washington

The adventures of adolescence—the mothers in the book group traded looks. Our own daughters were coming of age.

by Colleen Hughes

Happiness is having good friends!

How one woman discovered the joy of having many different friends.

by Shawnelle Eliasen
, Port Byron, Illinois

Letters and emails from people like you make me feel like I’m walking on sunshine...

by Colleen Hughes

Dr. Eleni's patients send her thank-you notes and draw pictures of her, and she hangs them all around her office walls.

by Colleen Hughes

Jeff Guidry and his eagle Freedom

A man, an eagle and the miraculous bond they share.

by Jeff Guidry

An artist's rendering of young girls holding a pretend tea party

I was worried about losing my dearest friend. Then I realized, God and his heavenly angels were looking over us.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

Earth angel saves skiers

A sleet storm! How would we get down the mountain?

by Jean Carey
, Denver, Colorado

A special organization filled with hope and love

by Sophy Burnham

Jennifer's painting of a cardinal, with a pink ribbon in its beak

A cancer survivor's angelic bird paintings become an expression of gratitude for all of the angels in her life.

by Jennifer Collins
, Malvern, Ohio

Photo by iStock

The man walked right up to our car. "I believe this is yours," he said. Maybe he was an earth angel...

by Mary Mallett
, Silver Spring, Maryland

Her dog was her angel

After a divorce and a battle with cancer, a woman finds comfort with an angelic dog from an animal shelter.

by Nancy Heifner
, Pasadena, Texas

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