Angels on Earth

Connect with the angelic spirits among us with the inspirational, spiritual stories in Angels on Earth magazine.

Military men in conversation with a glowing angel in their midst; Illustration by Jonathan Bartlett
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An Answered Prayer for a Military Chaplain

He was terrified of going into battle in Afghanistan. Then an angelic being soothed his fears.

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An illustration of a man in his pajamas observing a starry night; Illustration by Jesus Sotes
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A Heaven-Sent Message in His Recurring Dreams

As a boy he had prayed in the pre-dawn hours with his grandmother.  Was she still with him?                        

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An illustration of children playing as an angel hovers over; Illustrations by Elvis Swift
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5 Stories of Angels Intervening with Children

Angelic encounters kept these kids safe, whether they were camping in the mountains or stumbling upon a snake in the yard.

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Craig (left) tells the whole story of this Maine State Prison program
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Training Service Dogs Gave Them a Second Chance at Life

As a prison guard he looked down on the veteran inmates. But then he learned how working with the dogs had changed them—and him.

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A angel mother cradling her child; Illustration by Orlando Hoetzel
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God's Grace Helped Her Meet the Challenges of Special Needs Parenting

God helped her to be the best mother for her daughter with Down syndrome.

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A steaming coffee cup; Illustration by Traci Daberko
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How She Helped a Pastor Struggling with Alcohol Addiction

She healed from the sadness of her father’s alcoholism by befriending a clergyman years later.

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Lou Dean; Photo credit: Matthew Staver
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Her Dream Forewarned Danger for Her Beloved Cat

The incident increased her faith and reminded her of the power of prayer.   

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An illsutration of an angels embracing a mother and daughter; Illustration by Amalia Restrepo
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She Feared Being Alone with Her Mom with Alzheimer’s

She didn’t know how to comfort her anxious mother. Then a childhood memory—and a prayer—saved the day.

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A watering can pouring out symbols of love, and the McDonalds logo; Illustration by Sonia Pulido
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Her Faith was Restored While Waiting at the Drive Thru

How an unexpected act of kindness at McDonald’s assured her that God’s good neighbors were everywhere.

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An illustration of foxes, birds and squirrels in a forest; Illustration by Sylvie Fong
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5 Inspiring Stories of Animal Angels

Birds, cats, dogs—and even a squirrel—can sometimes act as our angels on earth.

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