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Angels On Earth

Many people believe that angels are God's
messengers at work in the world today.
Angels come in many forms, from
helpful animals to mysterious strangers,
from glorious heavenly angels to
earth angels, human beings who
generously help others.


Angels can also come to us in
dreams, on a breeze, or in a
strain of music. When they
appear, they always radiate
life-affirming hope.


Recent Angels on Earth Stories

An artist's rendering of a colorful hot air balloon rising over the clouds

Just when she thought her hometown had nothing much to offer, up rose a colorful surprise.

by Kelly Gallagher
, Middletown, New York

A white iris

The beautiful white bloom that appeared seemingly out of nowhere brought with it a reassuring message.

by Jill Davis
, Eugene, Oregon

A daisy poking out amid a field of mums

A grieving widow is comforted when she receives an unexpected floral gift from her departed husband.

by Noreene Young
, Burton, Michigan

A man uses a gas can to fill a car's empty gas tank.

Out of gas in a remote setting, she wondered who she could turn to for help.

by Mary Gojkovich
, Westport, Connecticut

An artist's rendering of an angel holding red roses

She feared a visit to her hometown would prove bittersweet at best, but the lovely aroma of roses soothed her pain.

by Tanya Richardson
, New York, New York

A ladybug stapler

Concerned about the state of her pregnancy, she was reassured by an unlikely messenger.

by Lucinda Zamora-Wiley
, Brownsville, Texas

I was lost in the nation’s largest bus terminal, searching for my friend. Then something caught my eye...

by Colleen Hughes

Garbage man gives boy gift

It doesn't take much to be an everyday hero. This small act of kindness will bring a smile to your face.

A car wades into a deep puddle.

A deep puddle had flooded her car's engine and she was blocking traffic. Would someone come to her aid?

by Arlene Beilage
, Naples, Florida

Ben Simon, founder of Food Recovery Network

A University of Maryland college student saw how much food went to waste every day on campus... and decided to do something about it. 

Little girl sits on lap of princess

Hundreds of people in this community banded together to create a real-life fairytale for a little girl with terminal cancer.

Lora Thomas with her husband, Darryl

The fog enveloped them in its haze, hiding them from sight–but she felt safe and at peace.

by Lora Thomas
, Monroe, Washington

Cop gives interview

When a man suffering from brain cancer had a seizure behind the wheel of his car, this police officer went above and beyond the call of duty. 

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