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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

Linda Allen

Third period was this Spanish teacher's biggest challenge. Would her prayers for help in reaching this group of distracted teens be answered?

by Linda Allen
, Drummond, Oklahoma

Glenn Miller blows the trumpet

Would her big band sounds inspire these seniors to get up and dance? They're not called the Greatest Generation for nothing!

by Marci Seither
, Vista, California

Margaret the raccoon, peering out of a bucket

A mother with empty-nest syndrome finds an unlikely youngster to care for—and then to say goodbye to.

by Anita Shetler
, Baltic, Ohio

Robin Donica Wolaver

She planned this family campout to get away from it all. But she brought all her anxieties along.

by Robin Donica Wolaver
, Nashville, Tennessee

Sylvia Cooke and her angel

A retired teacher, struggling with Lyme disease, finds that a heavenly art project brings her back to health.

by Sylvia Cooke
, Gales Ferry, Connecticut

Everybody knows how I feel about change. Angels have their job cut out for them with me next week...

by Colleen Hughes

Shawnelle Eliasen's pumpkin socks

She didn't get to see her best pal as often she'd like to, but the silly socks she'd given her helped a little.

by Shawnelle Eliasen
, Port Byron, Illinois

Lori Torman with daughter Casey and husband Barry
Her daughter was a young woman with special needs and so much to offer. Could she find a vocation for her?
by Lori Torman
, St. Petersburg, Florida

An older woman is hugged by a small boy.

She missed her departed granddaughter so very much and yearned for just one more hug from her.

by Jeneane Denger
, Wilmore, Kentucky

She was trapped and wanted to pray with someone, then a priest walked up like an answer to her prayer...

by Colleen Hughes

Lynne Cobb knits

She never knew how much her charitable efforts meant until it was her father who was touched by someone else's generosity.

by Lynne Cobb
, Royal Oak, Michigan

Close-up of feet in a pair of red sneakers

In this excerpt from When Miracles Happen, a generous stranger gives a dying young woman the perfect gift.

by Susan Farr Fahncke

You’ll find inspiring earth angels of all ages, and a place to nominate an angel you know about.

by Colleen Hughes

Kari Warberg Block

Her husband claimed there was nothing to do about mice on a farm except get used to them. She was convinced otherwise.

by Kari Warberg Block
, Bismarck, North Dakota

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