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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

A family makes Christmas cookies to give as gifts.

A tight family budget needn't mean less Yuletide cheer. Here are some tips for making the most of the season.

by George Balaskas
, New York, New York

With photography, there is the "right" time. With God, there isn't.

by Judy Royal Glenn

Ed Asner

In this story from October 1979, the star of stage, screen and TV shares how his faith came to impact his work.

by Ed Asner


Steven Eugene Carter

After the devastating discovery of his adoption, one man went on to find his identity in God

by Steven Eugene Carter


A little boy who knows he's precious beyond words to someone.

by Michelle Cox

This Christmas, how to befriend those with four legs.

by Peggy Frezon

Our dreams can suffer if we try to give birth to them before their time.

by Michelle Medlock Adams

Susan Downs poses with Mama Alisa, a church member.
When she was growing up, the mission fields were abroad. Now they’re here at home.
by Susan Downs
, Fort Worth, Texas

Classic movie marquee reading Six Holiday Favorites

Here are some titles to consider when you're in the mood for an old-fashioned holiday movie.

by Brett Leveridge
, New York, New York


Weep for wounded souls instead of judging them and feel the difference.

by Michelle Cox

Celebrating the beauty of an orchid, one of God's many beautiful creations.

by Judy Royal Glenn

Participate in #GivingTuesday and be the “hands and feet” of Jesus in this world.

by Michelle Medlock Adams

If you're grasping for something you haven't received, maybe it's time to trust.

by Peggy Frezon

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