You begin to move mountains when you start carrying away small stones.

Guideposts reader Doris A. Dillon

Randleman, North Carolina

How to deal with loneliness
Emotional and Mental Health

Positive Reading: ‘Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness’

This graphic memoir helps us name and understand isolation—and take steps to loosen its grip on our lives.

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Fruit bars

Fruit Bars to Bake for Now and Later

Gift-giving and winter snacking are both easier when these make-ahead bars are in your freezer.

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Tony Bennett holding a microphone
Alzheimer's and Dementia

Tony Bennett and Family Discuss His Battle with Alzheimer’s

The musical icon was diagnosed with the disease in 2016.

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Rachel, Wesley and Josie
Service Animals

Could a Dog Help Her Son With Autism?

She feared she was not up to raising a special-needs child, but a heaven-sent Aussiedoodle puppy stepped up to lend a hand.

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Mark Massey, mayor of Round Top, Texas; photo by Robert Seale

Greetings from Small-Town America: Round Top, Texas

Twice a year, this tiny central Texas town becomes the antiques and vintage treasures capital of the world.

Sarah Jakes Roberts; photo by Brian Freeman
Stories of Faith

3 Questions: Sarah Jakes Roberts

The best-selling author, pastor and motivational speaker on overcoming negativity and second (and third!) chances. 

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A weary and pensive woman
Advice for Caregivers

5 Ways to Rebuild Your Life After Caregiving Ends

Long-term caregivers can feel at loose ends when their loved one dies. A leading Alzheimer’s expert outlines next steps when the focus of your life suddenly shifts.

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Corrie ten Boom
Positive Living

Guideposts Classics: Corrie ten Boom on Forgiveness

In this story from November 1972, the author of The Hiding Place recalls forgiving a guard at the concentration camp where her sister died.

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Actor Pat O'Brien
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Pat O'Brien on Being Guided by Faith

In this story from May 1949, award-winning actor Pat O’Brien shares the role that faith played in his marriage, his life and his career.

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Singer Gladys Knight

Guideposts Classics: Gladys Knight on a Mother's Faith

In this story from April 2005, the Empress of Soul shares how her mother's faith impacted her career and spiritual life.

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Poet Robert Frost
Finding Life Purpose

Guideposts Classics: Robert Frost and Faith

In this story from August 1955, John Sherrill writes of his time spent with beloved poet Robert Frost.

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Courtesy of Laura McKowen
Addiction and Recovery

Laura McKowen on the ‘Magic’ of Sobriety

The ‘We Are the Luckiest’ author shares how faith and a new perspective helped her recover from alcohol abuse.

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A Prayer for the Addicted

A Prayer for the Addicted

During a weekend devoted to those suffering from addiction, who will you pray for?

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Woman with hands on hips at a mountain lake.
Addiction and Recovery

5 Key Steps to Staying Sober During a Crisis

Covid-19 has upended every facet of life, but there are still ways to seek help and remain sober.

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William Joseph
Addiction and Recovery

Giving His Addiction Up to God

He hated his father’s alcoholism, but as it turned out, he had an addiction of his own.

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