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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


March is National Noodle Month! Pasta and noodles are both nutritious, filling and a frugal favorite.

by Leslie Kramer

Motivational stories: Nolan Ryan on working hard in baseball and life

Nolan Ryan's motivational story about never giving up—in baseball and in life.

by Nolan Ryan

Jim Morris' inspiring story of making a baseball comeback

He thought his playing days were over. His students knew better. Jim Morris shares his inspiring story of his big comeback.

by Jim Morris
, San Angelo, Texas

Motivational stories: Scott McClain rookie at age 36

Scott McClain's journey is one of baseball's most motivational stories.

by Scott McClain
, Sarasota, Florida

His trip inspired hope and faith

He was out of a job and almost out of hope, when a mission trip to Africa changed his life

by Brett Fuller
, Fort Worth, Texas

Finding faith and success on a hundred-mile bike ride

One woman's life-changing adventure strengthened her faith and helped her achieve success in a sport she never thought she'd participate in.

by Janice Greene
, Springfield, Missouri

Lance Niekro's inspiring story of returning to baseball

In this inspiring story, you'll find out how Lance Niekro returned to baseball with one special pitch.

by Ron Berler

Grandson tells survival story of saving grandpa

In one of those miraculous farm survival stories, a young boy hears a voice that helps him save his grandpa.

by Cole Presley
, Livingston, Tennessee

Rocco DiSpirito's inspiring story of success

He shares his inspiring story of how his mother helped him find his way.

by Rocco DiSpirito
, New York, New York

5 things to know before buying an Easter bunny

If you want to adopt a bunny this Easter, here are some things you should know first.

by Peggy Frezon
, Rensselaer, New York

Jamie Moyer's inspiring story of helping families affected by drug abuse

This pitcher shares his inspiring story of how he's helping families affected by drug abuse and death.

by Louis Berney

Peggy Frezon and her dog

Studies show pets are a calming influence to our health, but they have a few other notable ways to help us out.

by Peggy Frezon
, Renssalear, New York

Beth's realization helped her through a difficult time during college

The pressure from friends, family, and herself gives one Princeton student pause to evaluate her life's direction.

by Beth Adams
, New York, New York

Jane Seymour's inspiring story

After facing many challenges, actress Jane Seymour shares her inspiring story of learning life lessons.

by Jane Seymour
, Los Angeles, California

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