Life Advice

We rarely need meaningful life advice more than when we are coping with grief, but we can benefit from advice at many times in our lives. Tips on how to manage stress or be your best self can reignite your life purpose, from refreshing your work life to improving relationships to fostering confidence and self-esteem.

Summer reading, The Book of Joy by Desmond Tutu and the Dalai Lama

Positive Summer Reading: 'The Book of Joy'

Let a conversation between two renowned faith leaders inspire your quest for lasting happiness.

Taraji Henson

Push Through Your Fears

Actress Taraji P. Henson is an example of not letting fear get in the way of her dreams.

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3 ways to live mindfully

3 Ways to Live Mindfully

Mindfulness meditation is effective, healthful—and available to you wherever you are.

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Lead with kindness

Why Kindness Always Wins

When we live with a humble spirit, it reflects the likeness of Jesus in our lives.

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Actor James Earl Jones

Guideposts Classics: James Earl Jones on the Importance of Mentoring

In this story from 1993, actor James Earl Jones pays tribute to the teacher who helped him find his voice as an actor.

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Gardening

The Beauty of Gardening with Non-Attachment

When I let go of the output of my garden, I can enjoy its real gifts.

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3 ways to boost your confidence

3 Quick Ways to Boost Your Confidence

It doesn’t have to be complicated or time-consuming to believe in yourself.

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Clearing up, cleaning out, finding beauty

Clearing Away, Cleaning Up and Finding Beauty

A neglected old garage is given a new life and reveals wonders.

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Positive Thinking

Tips to Create and Sustain a Positive Attitude

Sometimes, turning around negative thinking asks us to dig deeper than an affirmation.

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Navigating change with positivity.

A Mom Navigates Change with Positivity

The end of my son’s first year of school is an exercise in holding two big feelings in my heart at once.

How to feel gratitude when you have allergies

The Allergies Gratitude List

When you're not feeling well, try a dose of gratitude! You'll be surprised at the results.

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Words of comfort for those who suffer.

Words of Comfort for Those Who Suffer

A Bible verse from 1 Peter joins us more closely to Christ.

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Veterans Community Project building tiny homes

Community Builds Village for Homeless Veterans

 A non-profit has helped create a village of tiny homes for veterans in need. 

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Getting past noise and stress.

4 Ways to Get Past Noise and Stress

You can’t always retreat from loudness, but you can use your imagination to connect with the still, calm place you always carry with you.

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