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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 line drawing of Curt's salesman friend

His business career began with a chance encounter with a sight-impaired salesman who taught him to believe–in his products and his customers.

by Curt Wellumson
, Hopkins, Minnesota

Linda Winkler

Enervated due to chemotherapy treatments, she was chagrined to find a long line at the bank. It was the last thing she needed–or so she thought.

by Linda Winkler
, Wellington, Colorado

Myra Sanchez holds up the traveling quilt.

With her husband gone and her friends dispersed, there had to be a way to reconnect with old pals and classmates.

by Myra Sanchez
, Leander, Texas

John Zammit poses in front of his house on Fourth of July.

He made God a promise: 'If you help me through this, I'll build a shrine to brighten my neighborhood.'

by Adam Hunter
, Wayside, New Jersey

Roberta's bracelet, a heart-shaped necklace and an angel brooch, all in gold

A pair of friends are simultaneously inspired to make a generous gesture, each toward the other.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

The newly coiffed Tim Hamlin

A simple haircut wouldn't do; he wanted his transformation to also impact someone less fortunate.

by Tim Hamlin
, New York, New York

Kimberly Jones with students in her science classroom

She was praying for help in making it to college, but was anyone listening?

by Kimberly Jones
, Lawton, Oklahoma

A boy paints at an easel.

An angelic art teacher helps a devoted mother recognize the inspiration in her son's drawings.

by Paula Timpson
, Venice, Florida

Aretha Franklin plays and sings in the recording studio.

She thought she was the only one who appreciated Aretha Franklin. She was thrilled to find out she was wrong.

by Kathie Kania
, Lewistown, Montana

An artist's rendering of a young Curt Wellumson, holding a long-handled broom

Click your way through the images above to read the tale of a door-to-door angel whose inspiring lessons had a lasting impact on a young boy.


Gary Gotlin is a special man, with a unique calling...

by Colleen Hughes

Evie closed the book and looked up at me. “Can we talk some more about getting a dog?”

by Colleen Hughes

Don Fanelli

He was moving from Chicago to Florida, hoping it was the right move. Then the recovery of two pictures reassured him.

by Don Fanelli
, The Villages, Florida

An artist's rendering of the statue's detached hand

She thought she'd lost the statue's detached hand for good, but an earth angel came to her rescue.

by Elizabeth Johnson
, Stockton, New Jersey

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