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The world needs dreamers and the world needs doers. But above all, the world needs dreamers who do.

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Prayer in a season of change.
Seasonal Prayers

4 One-Word Prayers of Hope in a Season of Change

These powerful Bible verses can help us weather a time of transition.

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Rick Hamlin
How to Pray

30 Ways to Move Forward in Faith

Here is a daily journey of prayer with self-nurture and delight.

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Four angels surrounding red flowers; Illustration by Lucila Perini
Angels

Watching Her Plants Thrive Helped Her Heal

Good friendships, and her beloved amaryllis plant, restored her faith after a difficult divorce.  

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A bronze sculpture of a female winged angel.
Angels

The Biblical Story Behind New York City’s Modern-Day Pool of Bethesda

A cholera epidemic led to the angel statue and fountain that still stands in the heart of Central Park.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Keep the Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: Breaking Down the Serenity Prayer

Guideposts' VP of Ministries explores how the Serenity Prayer can positively impact your life, whether or not you are dealing with an addiction or are in a 12-step program.

Grandparents hugging their teenage grandchild
Grandchildren

Grandparenting Teens: How to Stay Present and Engaged in Your Grandchild’s Life

A teen behavior expert shares tips for those who are having difficulty maintaining a relationship with their teenage grandchildren. 

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On earth as it is in heaven
How to Pray

What It Means to Pray, ‘Your Will Be Done on Earth as It Is in Heaven’

Exploring the commitment and intention attached to the words that Jesus taught His disciples.

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Autumn leaves
Life Advice

Making a Fresh Start as the Leaves Fall

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year, speaks of newness just as nature is quieting down for the winter. There’s beauty in that contrast.

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Enjoying the fall
Positive Living

Why Fall Is the Most Positive Season

The spectacular way nature transforms itself and quiets down is a source of deep peace and pleasure.

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Autumn leaves and Bible verses.
Positive Living

Autumn Inspiration Turns to the Bible

The leaves are beautiful this time of year, as are God’s assurances in these verses.

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A prayer for autumn to slow down and appreciate the season.
Positive Living

A Prayer to Savor Fall

A prayer to help you contemplate the transformative wonders of autumn.

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A classroom of students with a close up of an empty desk and chair.
Addiction and Recovery

How This Teacher Helped Her Student Through Alcohol Addiction

She prayed that God would give her a student that needed what she had to give...but now she worried she was in over her head.

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Praying for recovery
Prayers for Recovery

3 Ways to Pray for Someone in Recovery

Recovery is a chance to reset the dial. To re-embrace hope and change for both you and your loved one.

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The Rainbow That Led Them to a Better Life
God's Grace

The Rainbow That Led Them to a Better Life

She didn't know how to help her husband, who struggled with alcohol abuse, until a rainbow showed her the way.

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How 'Indiana Jones' Helped to Preserve Her Sobriety
God's Grace

How 'Indiana Jones' Helped to Preserve Her Sobriety

A month into her sobriety, she was experiencing a craving for alcohol she feared she couldn't overcome—until a forgotten scene from an action movie pulled her through.

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