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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

Illustration of a child making a valentine.

Though this earth angel was only five, she taught him the meaning of love.

by Ken Rokusek
, Kenosha, Wisconsin

The perfect snowflake, sent by a heavenly angel

On this night it was loneliness, not the weather, that chilled me. Til I got a sign from the sky.

by Linda Tancabel
, Austintown, Ohio

An earth angel taught them to love again

A family came together over Jonathan's special needs. How would they cope when he passed on?

by Pamela Klopfenstein
, Huber Heights, Ohio

An angel figurine strumming a harp

When two sisters create an angel orchestra, finding new players is instrumental.

by Caroline McIntyre
, San Jose, California

A heavenly angel in the fire

When a fireball came whizzing at me, I had no time to react, but lucky for me, an angel did.

by Gary Clark
, Marysville, Washington

Angels on earth in the backseat

Getting my little angels ready for Bible class was tough, but a song set me straight.

by Shawnelle Eliasen
, Port Byron, Illinois

Would her guardian angel still be there?

She couldn't believe her guardian angel existed, until years later her son discovered a clue.

by Deidre Snee
, Center Rutland, Vermont

Earth angels: Woman stitches gifts for others

An earth angel who feels inspired by making gifts for others.

by Phyllis Ruch
, Lewisburg, Pennslyvania

Christmas Wrapping Paper

The holidays were just too much work for one person alone. I needed a little help from the heavenly angels.

by Connie Lee
, Eagan, Minnesota

Mother Angel and Baby Jesus

I was missing the most important part of Christmas—until I realized why Mom loved this time of year so much.

by Michael Floyd Thompson
, Edmond, Oklahoma

Illustration by Mark Thomas

I shared my hopes and dreams with my partner, while we patrolled the streets of New York City. This Christmas, he wasn't forgotten.

by Jeannette Torres
, Clermont, Florida

A mother prays for an Everyday Angel to protect her daughter, a navy nurse.

The true story of a mother who prayed for an Everyday Angel to protect her daughter, a young navy nurse who was stationed 2,000 miles away.

Everyday Angels

They had rescued many cats...but why was Trooper so special?

Everyday Angels

An elderly man lends a hand when a couple on vacation in Nantucket gets stuck in the mud. Was he an Everyday Angel?

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