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Mysterious Ways

     There is evidence of God’s love all around us, we just need to recognize
it. A stranger’s all-too-perfectly timed random act of kindness. A deceased
     loved one who appears to you in a dream just when you need her most. A
     delayed flight that leads to an unexpected family reunion.

     These events are more than mere coincidences. They are proof that
     God’s love, God’s grace and God’s mercy are indeed revealed in
      Mysterious Ways.






Recent Mysterious Ways Stories

Mysterious Ways editor Edward Grinnan

A young woman on the verge of choosing a college has a life-changing experience that shows evidence of God's love.

Mysterious Ways icon: Clouds, Blue Sky and the words Mysterious Ways

Edward Grinnan tells the inspiring story of a mysterious coincidence that saved two canoers during a storm.

Mysterious Ways with Edward Grinnan

Edward Grinnan tells the story of how a mysterious gift from the sea restores a busy woman's hope.

Edward Grinnan, editor-in-chief of Guideposts

Edward Grinnan tells the inspirational story of a couple seeking to adopt twin girls–and getting much more than they ever hoped for.

Dracula's castle

The photo we took on our trip to Romania was supposed to be for our memory collection. In truth, it belonged to someone else.

by Margaret Paull
, Wellsburg, West Virginia

A tree at a Christmas tree farm

A handful of contest entries, grabbed at random, leads to comfort and renewed faith for a grieving widow.

by Carolyn Martin
, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

photo of bracelet lost and found

You never know what you might discover at a rummage sale...

by Carolyn von Gohren
, Olympia, Washington

Sometimes, God's messages to us arrive in inexplicable ways ... Rabbi Marc Gellman of "The God Squad" shares his story.

by Adam Hunter

A driver stopped to help two stranded motorists—and the true miracle was what happened next ...

by Adam Hunter

cars in traffic

Driving on Los Angeles’s busy freeways always made me nervous. It felt like an accident waiting to happen.

by Betty Fonteno
, Glendora, California

The world's population reached 7 billion this week ... and yet, somehow, the right people can still find each other. Is it more than coincidence that brings them together?

by Adam Hunter

Guideposts Mysterious Ways Open Window

After my husband passed, an inexplicable sign of God's love brought me comfort.

by Karen Good
, Brownstown, Pennsylvania

Halloween treats

An unlikely encounter on All Hallow's Eve answered a worried woman's prayers.

by Barbara Marrine
, Hyde Park, New York

his mysterious ways open window

I could never replace my beloved leather-bound Bible after it fell apart. Until God's grace provided one meant just for me.

by Robin Powell
, Two Rivers, Wisconsin

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