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Actress Cheryl Ladd

Guideposts Classics: Cheryl Ladd on Looking Upward in Faith

In this story from October 1994, the Charlie's Angels star recalls how her faith impacts her love of golf—and, occasionally, vice versa.

Actress Olivia de Havilland

Happy 102nd Birthday, Olivia de Havilland!

After more than a century lived in and out of the spotlight, the Oscar-winning actress is still going strong, serving as an inspiration to millions around the world.

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Singer Linda Perhacs

After 40 Years, This Dental Hygienist Becomes a Singing Sensation

Things didn't go as planned for Linda Perhacs when she released her first album decades ago. Now, she's been given a second chance to share her musical talents with the world.

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Actress Marla Gibbs

Guideposts Classics: Actress Marla Gibbs on Stepping Out on Faith

In this story from September 1989, the popular actress shares how she came to understand that when it comes to faith, the first step can be the toughest—and the most rewarding.

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Fred Rogers with a disabled boy on his TV series.

What Mister Rogers' Best Friend Wants You to Know About Him

Rev. George Wirth shares intimate stories of the TV legend in the upcoming documentary, ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’

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Mike Smith celebrates following his historic Triple Crown win

At 52, Mike Smith Becomes Racing's Oldest Triple Crown Winner

One of the most successful—and oldest—jockeys in history teams with a horse named Justify to earn thoroughbred racing's 13th Triple Crown.

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Actress Glenn Close on the red carpet.

Do You Know Someone Living with Mental Illness?

In this 2010 Guideposts story, actress Glenn Close shares what it’s like having a loved one who has bi-polar disorder and explains why we need to destigmatize mental illness.

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Mike Rowe

Mike Rowe’s ‘Somebody’s Gotta Do It’ Shows the Value of Hard Work

The TV host talks bringing dirty jobs to a new audience and the value of purpose over passion. 

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Author and historian Shella Gillus

Secrets of Wayfarers Inn: A Celebration of the Underground Railroad

How the compelling history of the Underground Railroad inspired this writer—and a new series from Guideposts Books 

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Linsey Davis with her son, Aydin

ABC's Linsey Davis Discusses Her Children's Book

Listen as ABC's Linsey Davis shares what inspired her to write a children's book, The World Is Awake: A Celebration of Everyday Blessings, and what she hopes children who read the book take away from it. 

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."

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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." 

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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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