Finding Life Purpose

Adele (on Mount Whitney’s summit) likes the No Barriers motto: What’s within you is stronger than what’s in your way.

Faith Helps Veteran Overcome Survivor's Guilt, PTSD and TBI

This Iraq vet wondered why she'd been allowed to survive a bomb attack, but she came to understand that she could honor her fallen comrades by living a full and faithful life.

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Practice compassion and mercy on a daily basis.

How Our Faith Can Make a Difference in the World

Don’t be distracted from performing daily acts of mercy, compassion and grace.

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Author, mystic and Catholic monk Thomas Merton

The Spiritual Landmarks of Christian Mystic Thomas Merton

A Louisville street corner is one of a number of places where Thomas Merton’s faith was awakened.

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Actor and Guideposts cover star Courtney B. Vance

Cover Star Courtney B. Vance Gives His Best Life Advice

The Emmy-winning actor talks faith and how trusting God gives us the courage to follow our dreams.

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Father Brain Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa's Legacy of Love

Father Brian Kolodiejchuk shares how Mother Teresa, who will be canonized on September 4,  changed the course of his life and redefined what it means to love.

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Mother Teresa, surrounded by young children

The Inspiring Words of Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa inspired millions around the world with her work on behalf of the less fortunate. We hope you are inspired by this collection of her quotes about faith and helping others.

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A smiling teacher in a classroom full of young students

Inspiring Quotes in Praise of Teachers

In celebration of National Teacher's Day, May 9, we hope you enjoy these uplifting quotes honoring educators.

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Are you on the right path for success and fulfillment?

Are You on the Right Path?

Is your life about fulfillment or frustration? It may be time to re-think things.

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What is your special calling? God has a plan for you.

What Is Your Special Calling?

Each of us has a unique purpose and plan that is useful and valuable to God. Don't let fear stand in the way.

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Willie Morris, founder of faith-based startup Faithbox

An Entrepreneur Who Puts Faith First

Faith-based entrepreneur Willie Morris talks about the Bible verse that inspired his new startup, Faithbox, and gives us a peek at the kind of products subscribers to the service receive each month. For more inspiring stories, subscribe to Guideposts magazine.

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Muhammad Ali

Remembering Ali: 'You Can Be Anything'

Guideposts editor Danielle Lyle shares her powerful encounter with Ali.

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Listen for the calling within, the voice of vocation

Listen for the Voice of Vocation

Celebrating the faith and inspiration of the late Retired Chaplain (Major General) G.T. Gunhus

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