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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

Peggy and Kate are all smiles on the big day.

She was determined to give her daughter the wedding of her dreams, but could she pull it off?

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

A hand reaches with a tiny blue gift box in the open palm.

Though she dearly missed her departed mother, an unexpected gift from a friend brought her comfort.

by Myra Johnson
, Grafton, New York

A cat on the alert

She was usually allergic to cats, but not the one who entered her life to look after her.

by Patty Darsnek
, Aitkin, Minnesota

Evie's wonder at one of God’s creatures reminds me that there really is no such thing as a “common” animal.

by Colleen Hughes

A trio of singing birds

She was having trouble keeping a positive mindset–until she heard a trio of warbling birds.

by Carissa Tarasovich
, Rotterdam, New York

A golden retriever

Though they couldn't keep the big golden retriever pup, they were awfully glad he was temporarily a member of the family.

by Joanne Begane
, Belle Mead, New Jersey

A flock of seagulls looking like angels on a rainy day

Their wings soared gracefully round and round, twirling, swirling, dancing, resembling nothing so much as angels...

by Colleen Hughes

Lori Seither

Letters were her only way of keeping in touch. Why couldn’t she figure out what to say?

by Marci Seither
, Vista, California

An artist's rendering of a buzzard

Buzzards may be common birds, but why did they have to hang around my ranch?

by Wanda Rosseland
, Circle, Montana

Wanda Rosseland at the wheel of a tractor

On the farm, a baby bird had an important lesson to teach about long days and hard work. 

by Wanda Rosseland
, Circle, Montana

Roberta Messner

Though she loved her mother, she sometimes felt conflicted over her eccentricities. But some very proper ladies changed her outlook.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

Rob Howes

Just six feet below us in the crystal-clear water, a massive shape cruised menacingly.

by Rob Howes
, Whangarei, New Zealand

close-up of woman with cleaning supplies

In this excerpt from Heavenly Company, an angelic visitor inspires a depressed woman to see the beauty around her.

by Elizabeth Baker


Guideposts staffer Sharon Azar at her going-away party

I’ve known for months that Sharon Azar was leaving to travel with her dogs. But none of us were ready to see her go...

by Colleen Hughes

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