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More than anything, praying helps me concentrate and let go of things that don't matter in that moment. It gives me peace knowing I'm in good hands.

Katie Ledecky

five-time Olympic gold medalist swimmer

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Financial Breakthrough Day of Prayer

Join us on October 16 for a day of prayer and financial advice.

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TobyMac on Christian Music and Raising a Son with a Disability

TobyMac talks about his new album, his family and what he looks forward to.

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3 Ways to Stand Strong When Storms of Life Attack

A new perspective on how to navigate winds of change. 

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Living Longer, Living Better

The Positive Power of Working with Your Hands

Research shows that creating something with your own two hands stimulates brain chemicals that improve mental health.

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Stories of Faith

Spiritual Growth Through Writing for Daily Guideposts

How a creative gift offers insights for the author and blessings for his readers.

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Addiction and Recovery

Why This Former Pathologist Is Going to Seminary

He witnessed the opioid epidemic, but the memory of a Boy Scout leader led him to a new path.

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Stories of Faith

How Overcoming Procrastination Led to A 'Fabulous' Day

She dreaded weeding in New York City, but she made a surprising connection.

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Inspiring Stories

Giving Thanks at the Guideposts Writers Workshop

Gratitude for all the blessings—and participants—at this year’s gathering.

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Addiction and Recovery

11 Inspirational Quotes About Recovery from Addiction

Encouraging quotes to inspire and help support you on the path to recovery.

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Addiction and Recovery

A Mother's Answered Prayer for Her Son's Recovery

She had always leaned on her faith. But when it came to her drug-addicted son her faith did not feel enough.

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Addiction and Recovery

The Power of Forgiveness Was Stronger Than Her Addiction

She learned that God's love was there for her in the midst of her troubles.

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Addiction and Recovery

Serenity House: The Program That Saved Her from Addiction

The only force more powerful than her addiction led her to a bright future.

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