Recent Kids Stories

An artist's rendering of Batman and Capt. America rescuing a cat from a fire

He wasn't really a superhero; he just dressed like one. But then an opportunity to be an angel presented itself...

by Troy Marcum
, Huntington, West Virginia

A butterfly flutters near Quito, Ecuador.

He worried that his son lacked direction, but an old friend gave him a new way of looking at life.

by Woody Gimbel
, Warr Acres, Oklahoma

If I’m going to be a thoughtful, generous person I must choose to be that way regardless of how others behave.

by Julia Attaway

Mary Martin

In this story from May 1955, the star of stage and screen shares some of the inspirational words that guided her life and career.

by Mary Martin
, star of "South Pacific" and "Peter Pan"

Tim Stan poses with one of his We Choose Love signs

Following the Newtown shootings, he wondered if the town had changed forever.

by Tim Stan
, Sandy Hook, Connecticut

An artist's rendering of a young boy in aviator's gear, pretending to fly

A girl's uncle, a military pilot, helps realize the dreams of a young boy.

by Joan Biles
, Snellville, Georgia

Jim Hinch with wife Kate and their kids, Frances and Benjamin

What would his kids think of an ancient play about the shepherds’ journey to Christ, performed in Spanish, no less?

by Jim Hinch
, San Jose, California

A heart-shaped finger smudge on a wintry window

She felt suddenly alone when her family left after a Yuletide visit, but nearly invisible reminders served to prolong the joy.

by Diane Kalusniak
, Grand Haven, Michigan

An artist's rendering of a flying horse-drawn sleigh being driver by an angel

Just when it appeared that Thanksgiving would be snowed out, the most amazing things happened.

by David Musser
, Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania

He has done more than just sing about his love of Christ. He has tried to love like Christ.

by Edward Grinnan

People celebrating 100,000 comfort kits given out
Join us in celebrating the distribution of 100,000+ Comfort Kits to children in hospitals across the country!

Children reading as part of U.S. Dream Academy's Read to Achieve Read-a-thon

How the U.S. Dream Academy is helping children on a path of love, peace, truth—and reading.

by Nina Hämmerling Smith
, Weston, Connecticut

Edward Grinnan and Millie

In this excerpt from Daily Guideposts 2014, a dog longing to play with kids and a family looking for canine companionship are brought together.

by Edward Grinnan
, New York, New York

Donald Driver

As a troubled teen, former NFL star Donald Driver was placed on the right path by a loving neighbor. 

by Donald Driver
, Flower Mound, Texas

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