QUOTE OF THE DAY

If we are going to be kind, let it be out of simple generosity, not because we fear guilt or retribution.

J.M. Coetzee

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Finding meaning
Finding Life Purpose

A Powerful Tool for Finding Meaning in Your Life

A therapist’s technique helps us understand how painful experiences and positivity can co-exist.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries
Faith and Prayer

Keep the Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: The Power of Pentecost

Guideposts' VP of Ministries shares the story of the Pentecost and what it means to us in today's world.

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Baker and humanitarian Michael Platt
People Helping People

Everyday Greatness: A Teenage Baker Fights Hunger

Michael Platt of Maryland bakes sweet treats to help the less fortunate.

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An unknown caller on a smartphone.
Advice for Caregivers

How to Protect Yourself and Your Loved One from Covid-19 Scams

Knowing what to look for is your first line of defense against fraudsters who prey on the vulnerable.

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10 Inspiring Stories About Managing Mental Illness

A collection of moving stories on the topic of depression, anxiety and mental illness in honor of Mental Health Awareness month.

Country music legend Dolly Parton
Music

Behind the Scenes with Dolly Parton

In this exclusive video, we take a peek at the photo shoot for the country music legend's fourth Guideposts cover.

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Pray as you breathe.
How to Pray

Why You Should Pray Like You Breathe

A prayer practice that encourages you to open up your heart to the world around you.

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Living with Social Isolation

Setting boundaries while social distancing
Life Advice

3 Ways to Set Smart Boundaries While Social Distancing

Just because you're spending more time at home doesn't mean you have to say "yes" to everything. 

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Guidposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Edward Grinnan: God's Goodness

Guideposts' Editor-in-Chief remembers those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our liberty and reminds us that better times are ahead.

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Prayer advice from Debbie Macomber
Power of Prayer

Prayer Advice for Finding Strength in Tough Times from Debbie Macomber

How this beloved, best-selling author maintains her spiritual practice when feeling uncertain

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A woman happily talking on the phone.
Advice for Caregivers

Tips to Help Caregivers Handle the Challenges of Covid-19

Making contingency plans and staying virtually connected with others can make it easier to navigate through this time.

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A little girl looking up into the sunlight on a warm, Autumn day.
Addiction and Recovery

Her Path to Sobriety Started with One Look

She saw herself in the eyes of a little girl.

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Doug at Caron’s Pennsylvania campus
Addiction and Recovery

Getting Arrested Saved His Life: A Tale of Sobriety and Grace

He was the CEO of a respected addiction treatment program, but his own life was spinning out of control until a DUI arrest shone a spotlight on his drinking problem.

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Ty'Ann Brown shares spiritual tips for those in recovery due to issues with addiction.
Addiction and Recovery

Spiritual Help for Those Dealing with Addiction

Ty'Ann Brown shares spiritual tips for those who are beginning the journey to recovery from addiction. 

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Deborah Beddoe
Addiction and Recovery

Would Her Husband’s New Job Cause Him to Relapse?

She worried that her husband’s return to the ministry would put his sobriety at risk. A prayer program helped her give up control and learn to trust.

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