Healing

Features About Healing

Actress Mary Martin

Guideposts Classics: Mary Martin on Choosing Life

In this story from May 1984, the beloved star of stage and screen shares how she overcame health issues with determination, grit and faith.

Actor Art Carney

Guideposts Classics: Art Carney on God's Healing Power

In this story from July 1997, the popular actor Art Carney shares the story about how God saw him through heart surgery—and made him a changed man.

An acupuncture practitioner inserts needles into a patient's back

A Brief History of Acupuncture

The ancient healing art had roots in spiritual practice, but is now a medically accepted treatment.

How to embrace scars as a sign of healing.

The Message Behind Scars

They may not be attractive, but they can represent signs of healing.

Lynne Nichols with her son, Ben.

A Mother’s Love

Sometimes it’s the only thing on earth that can save us

Guideposts: A young man stands gazing out at a fog-covered lake surrounded by mountains

Why You Should Stop Trying to Be So Productive

Scanning Facebook while reading this article? Discover why your multi-tasking is not making you more productive--and why rest matters.

What happens when a doctor takes a leap of faith?

A Doctor’s Leap of Faith

Assistant Editor Dan Hoffman considers the ways doctors go beyond the logic of medicine.

Guideposts: Judith Orloff, M.D.

What Do Dreams Mean? Our Readers Asked An Expert

Have you ever awakened from a strange, even wondrous dream and found yourself asking what it meant? Mysterious Ways readers were given the chance to ask an expert, Dr. Judith Orloff.

Guideposts: A husband and wife pray together.

Our Steps to Healing

In this excerpt from Praying for Healing while Planning a Funeral, author Rosey Brausen, who in the February-March 2016 issue of Mysterious Ways shares a story of her husband's deliverance from a terminal cancer diagnosis, offers 10 steps for faith-based healing.

Guideposts: Shelly Cawley and daughter Rylan

The Healing Touch of a Newborn Daughter

As he shared in his story in the Feb-March 2016 issue of Mysterious Ways, Jeremy Cawley had almost lost hope when his wife, Shelly, fell into a coma during labor. Listen as Jeremy recounts how Shelly was called back to life by an encounter with the couple’s newborn daughter, Rylan.