Daily Devotion

Connect God with the Good Things in Your Life

In this PREVIEW of Daily Guideposts 2017, a woman experiences a glorious sunset and discovers a new way to connect to God's blessings. read more

Today's Features

Open up your heart so God can come in.

Keeping an Open Heart

When a loved one is deployed, letting your emotions outand God incan bring true comfort.

What does it really mean to "let go and let God?"

What Does 'Let Go and Let God' Really Mean?

God's will may test us in ways that are difficult to contemplate.

Cookie Johnson

Cookie Johnson on Faith, Purpose and Survival

Twenty-five years after her NBA legend husband Earvin "Magic" Johnson announced he was HIV positive, Cookie Johnson shares her story. 

Consumed By Fire band

This Band of Brothers Is Helping Others Achieve Their Dreams

Christian rock band Consumed by Fire released their first studio album this year, but they're more excited about helping other young artists achieve their dreams. 

Elizabeth, ABC "20/20" news anchor and cover star of the October 2016 Guideposts, in her office

How Elizabeth Vargas Overcame Anxiety and Addiction

For years the ABC "20/20" news anchor suffered secretly. Prayer gave her the strength to deal with her own struggles—and to help others in recovery.

Lupita Nyong'o Queen of Katwe film, Madina Nalwanga, Phiona Mutesi

Lupita Nyong'o's New Film

In her new movie, which is based on a true story, the Academy Award-winning actress plays the mother of a Ugandan chess prodigy. Her performance has already been described as Oscar-worthy.

Present Over Perfect

Why an Exhausted Mom Gave Up on Perfection

In this excerpt from the best-seller Present Over Perfect, Shauna Niequist describes how busyness can become like a drug--and why she had to change.

The Goldbergs Season 4

Beloved TV Family 'The Goldbergs' Is Back

Show creator Adam F. Goldberg shares how his real-life family compares to the TV version.

game night family

11 Fun Activities for Building Stronger Families

We asked our readers what they like to do—from outdoor activities to day trips and board games—to strengthen familial bonds. Here are some of the responses.