Inspirational Stories

We are constantly immersed in stories—from
television news to films, novels and
TV programs. The inspiring real-life
stories we tell here are stories of faith,
hope and love, stories of challenges 
overcome as well as small unexpected
moments of grace.

More importantly, our inspiring true stories
are about and by people like you.
People who have discovered how to
live their lives with more hope and joy
and, through their stories and experiences,
have helped others to do the same.

 

Recent Inspirational Stories

A beautiful lake at sunrise

The heartfelt meaning of this beloved hymn is inspiring in every language!


Sarah gives Laura a warm thank you.

A nurse plans a very special wedding for a couple who wanted to marry before the bride's mom dies. 


The singing and dancing brothers known collectively as AKNU

Watch as three brothers, known collectively as AKNU, honor their mother and win over a skeptical Simon Cowell with their retro-soul stylings on The X Factor.


Unlike late-night infomercials, God's promises to us are the absolute truth!

by Michelle Medlock Adams

Think miracles are a thing of the past? Wait until one happens to you.

by Michelle Medlock Adams

The dogs frolic in the fountain

These pups take a break from the summer heat, splashing and having a grand old time!


Suicide is the loss of love, maybe even the failure of love. The person believes all love is lost, even the love of God, the greatest loss.

by Edward Grinnan

Sandy Duncan

In this story from March 1973, the actress explains how she came to appreciate the life lessons she learned through experiencing disappointment.

by Sandy Duncan


Never be in such a hurry that you miss an opportunity for God to use you.

by Michelle Medlock Adams

Daughter sings "Let It Go" together with father.

A father and daughter sing a cute version of "Let It Go" on their way to preschool.


Even if you’re waist-deep in debt, sickness, marital problems, addiction, depression or fear–God can deliver you.

by Michelle Medlock Adams

A doctor makes a toddler giggle even as he gives him a shot.
This pediatrician makes a toddler giggle even as he gives him a shot.

Kathryn DiMaria does some welding on her 1986 Pontiac Fiero.

Fourteen-year-old Kathryn DiMaria bought a 1986 Pontiac Fiero two years ago and is rebuilding it herself with an eye toward having it road-ready by her 16th birthday.


With fear mounting around the Ebola outbreak, the virus of exclusion can be as deadly as any.

by Edward Grinnan

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