Entertainment

Your choice of entertainment can help you live a more positive life. The movies and TV you watch, books you read, sports teams you support, and music you listen to all shape the way you see the world. Each time you log on, hit the bookstore, or reach for the remote, ask yourself, what do I want to see?
Christopher G. Smith, the man who conceived and wrote the Broadway musical Amazing Grace

Amazing Grace: The Police Officer Who Wrote the Inspiring Broadway Musical

The idea seemed impossible: A police officer writes a musical about the clergyman who wrote "Amazing Grace."

Enlightenment

Positive Reading List: 'Enlightenment Now'

This big book by Steven Pinker takes on big questions—and finds positive answers.

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Author Janice Thompson

Mysteries of Martha's Vineyard: An Author's Personal Journey

Author Janice Thompson, a contributor to Guideposts Books' new fiction series, Mysteries of Martha's Vineyard, shares how writing the second book in the series, Like a Fish Out of Water, was a positive and inspiring experience at a difficult time in her life.

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Susan Burton

How Susan Burton Is Helping Women Rebuild After Prison

The founder of A New Way of Life Re-Entry Project details her own story of life behind bars and why she's helping women find their clean slate after prison in a new memoir.

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Helen Hunt in The Miracle Season

'The Miracle Season' Is A Sports Movie With An Inspiring Message

The film about a high school girls' volleyball team's road to victory serves an inspiring message about faith and healing after terrible loss. 

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Reading

The Power and Wisdom of ‘Mrs. Who’

Picking up A Wrinkle in Time a few decades after my first reading, it was this mysterious character who stood out to me most.

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Actress and singer Gale Storm

Guideposts Classics: Gale Storm on the Importance of Faith

In this story from June 1949, Gale Storm, star of stage, screen, recordings, radio and, especially, television, shares how faith had a positive impact on her marriage, her family and her career.

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Adele

Heaven's Music: Adele Sings 'Hello'

A woman, saddened by the news that an old flame has passed away, finds comfort in Adele's heartfelt recording of "Hello."

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Jim Gaffigan and Jeannie Gaffigan

Jim Gaffigan Opens up About Wife Jeannie's Brain Tumor

The comedian and star of the new film Chappaquiddick shares how his family is recovering after Jeannie Gaffigan's life-changing health scare. 

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Mirai Nagasu at the 2018 Winter Olympics

How Olympian Mirai Nagasu Fought to Make History

The figure skater reflects on her history-making performance at the Olympics and looks ahead to winning another title, on "Dancing with the Stars." 

Musician John Legend on the set of Jesus Christ Superstar.

Jesus Christ Superstar Live in Concert

John Legend and Sara Bareilles share how faith influenced their starring roles as Jesus and Mary Magdalene.

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Actress, singer and animal rights activist Doris Day

At 96, Doris Day Is a Passionate Advocate for Animals

After beloved entertainer Doris Day enjoyed success as a singer and an actress, she stepped out of the spotlight and turned her attention to animal rights activism.

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This Is Us actress Chrissy Metz

'This Is Us' Star Chrissy Metz Isn't Afraid to Be Vulnerable

The actress gets brutally honest about her struggle with her weight, past family trauma, and her star-making role on NBC's hit TV show. 

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Film pioneers Lois Weber, Mary Pickford and Alice Guy-Blaché

9 Women Who Were Motion Picture Pioneers

In the early years of movies, women were major contributors to the motion picture industry. Here are some women who were pioneers in film.

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