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Heavenly Angels

In the Bible, heavenly angels often
bring good news—it was an angel
that told Mary she would give birth
to Jesus and angels that 
heralded 
his birth. It was an angel at the tomb
who told of Christ's resurrection.

Heavenly angels—archangels,
guardian angels, cherubim and
seraphim—take many forms. They 

can appear in dreams, be a voice you
suddenly hear 
speaking your name,
arrive as a patch of sun breaking 

through the clouds, bringing comfort when
you need it most.

 

Recent Heavenly Angels Stories

A dog snoozes in a very home dog house, with a "Home Sweet Home" sign on it.

She wasn't sure her family was ready for a new dog, but someone up above was positive they were.

by Amy Mahoney
, Holly Springs, Mississippi

An artist's rendering of an engagement ring

How would she tell her husband that she had lost her engagement ring?

by Kitty Rapp
, Newark, Ohio

An artist's rendering of an angel ssh-ing a stuffed tiger on the attic stairs

A fearful child's heavenly dream brings a lifetime of comfort and peace.

by Lois Halley
, Westminster, Maryland

An artist's rendering of an angel in the sky

In this excerpt from The Best Angel Stories 2014, God answers a woman's prayer in a most unusual way.

by Joan E. McClure


Crystal McVea author of Waking Up in Heaven

In this excerpt from The Best Angel Stories of 2014, a woman describes her near-death experience and meeting her angels.

by Crystal McVea


A senior couple holding hands

Health issues prevented her husband from buying a card, but he got his message across.

by Mary Dorfman
, Dublin, Ohio

A mother adjusts her daughter's wedding dress.

She wanted to help with her daughter's wedding, but her funds were limited. Or were they?

by Patricia Gallagher
, Chalfont, Pennsylvania

Beautiful butterfly resting on a zinnia

In this excerpt from Angels in Disguise, a grieving woman's heartache is soothed by a butterfly.

by Anne Culbreath Watkins


An artist's rendering of a white sawn in a gazebo

The beautiful white goose seemed to have something to tell her about her recently departed canine friend.

by Brenda Vickers
, Rochester, New York

A heavenly messenger prays beside a mother's bedside.

In this excerpt from Heavenly Company, a ministering spirit comforts a panicked mother as she anxiously awaits her newborn's first breath.

by Andrea Arthur Owan


physician in scrubs

An ER doctor shares the heavenly experience he witnessed when documenting a stranger's death.

by Robert D. Lesslie MD


An artist's rendering of a pair of evening grosbeaks on a window sill

How would her father feel about someone new at her mother's side? A pair of winged creatures brought the answer.

by Celin Wood
, Painted Post, New York

Monica Flynn poses with one of her horses

Only trouble could come a-knockin' at this hour, but she didn't expect to learn that all her horses were out of their corral.

by Monica Flynn
, Mansfield, Georgia

An artist's rendering of a grandfatherly man in a red plaid hunting cap

Laying in that hospital bed, she knew she had to change her life. Her grandfather told her so.

by Kristine Bixel
, Largo, Florida

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