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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

I just arrived in Branson, Missouri! Tomorrow, I'll be visiting Silver Dollar City to honor the winners of our Inspirational Everyday Americans contest.

by Edward Grinnan

Voting had made a difficult day good. It had made this day an inspiring one.

by Edward Grinnan

A Love Dem Cats editor finds a kindred spirit in line at the store.

by 4 Feline Fanatics

Peggy and Kelly

With every year, more ways to appreciate your furry friend.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Caregiver pushing woman in wheelchair

Here's some valuable advice that will help you stay well while looking after your loved one.

by Sara Altshul
, New York, New York

I’ve seen a lot of angels, earth angels as well as animal angels.

by Edward Grinnan

Linda Neukrug

It was my answer to tough times—and a way to thank my friends.

by Linda Neukrug
, Walnut Creek, California

Bob Vogelbaugh offers free Thanksgiving dinner

The inspiring story of one man's mission to serve Thanksgiving to a few local folks that turned into a feast for more than 2,000

by Ashley Johnson
, Florence, Alabama

Katie Brown

Hosting Thanksgiving for the first time taught TV's Katie Brown what really makes the day.

by Katie Brown
, Brooklyn, New York

A special Halloween treat for big cats!

by 4 Feline Fanatics

Inspiring story of catcher Bengie Molina

Bengie Molina is a winner wherever he plays. This inspiring story proves just how much he loves the game—and the players.

by Ron Berler

The inspiring story of Rudy Ruettiger

How one great movie inspired another—find out how the famous football flick Rudy came about.

by Rudy Ruettiger
, Henderson, Nevada

Peggy & Kelly

Earlier this month we shared some great fall tricks for your pets. Now here are the treats!

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

No inspirational or uplifting stories here. Just people complaining about how much work they have to do and how mad their bosses are at them.

by Edward Grinnan

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