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Recent Kids Stories

Janet Evans

Years after retiring, gold medalist Janet Evans has returned to competitive swimming.

by Evan Miller
, New York, New York

Marilyn Bush at the counter of her bakery

A single mom with limited prospects receives some life-changing guidance from above.

by Marilyn Bush
, Canyon Lake, Texas

Artist's rendering of Heidi with a goat

A young girl finds her path in life, thanks to her faith and a beloved book.

by Kristin Eckhardt
, Grand Island, Nebraska

An artist's rendering of a giant angel

My daughter was lost in the woods at night. We only had the Northern Lights to guide our search.

by Kathie Kania
, Ogden, Utah

Marie Olson's late husband, Butch, with a grandchild

A grieving widow is comforted by a unexpected reminder of—and from?—her departed husband.

by Marie Olson
, Colton, Oregon

Meredith Cummings

A speed-walker uses prayer to get her to the marathon's finish line.

by Meredith Cummings
, Noblesville, Indiana

Sarah Robbins and her daughter, Ginny

A mother, worried that job-related moves have disrupted her kids' lives, sees her prayers answered.

by Sarah Robbins
, Glen Allen, Virginia

Pat Vandover (left) and her friend Shirley

I've struggled with rheumatoid arthritis for most of my life. Thanks to Shirley, I don't have to face it alone.

by Pat Vandover
, Mint Hill, North Carolina

What you might think is a morbid habit is actually life-affirming. How reading the obituaries can help you stay positive (really!).

by Amy Wong

John Sanburn and his sister Kathy

A man whose family has a history of heart trouble and diabetes uses prayer and sibling support to regain health and happiness.

by John Sanburn
, Wichita, Kansas

Devotional writer, Julia Attaway

Julia Attaway ponders her devotional life and asks, "Do I know God better than I did a decade ago?"

by Julia Attaway
, New York, New York

Three of Mark Coxson's jet-skiing buddies

Jetskiing buddies who jet ski band together to raise money for charity.

by Mark Coxson
, Belmar, New Jersey

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