Positive Thinking

Features About Positive Thinking

Learning about a positive attitude from a military son.

The Best Attitude for Tough Times

A military mom is inspired by her son when it comes to weathering harsh circumstances.

When things come to an end.

What to Do When Things Come to an End

Accepting change and finding renewed vision when one season is over and a new one begins.

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Change Your Thoughts, Change Your Life

Celebrating a renewed interest in how we can enrich lives with positive thinking

Making New Year's hopes instead of resolutions

New Year’s Hopes Instead of Resolutions

4 intentions for a hopeful New Year, with the help of God and angels and community

Putting self-improvement in its place

Putting Self-Improvement in Perspective

In the New Year, instead of trying to come up with a new me, I’m going to try harder to love the old me.

Hugs and kindness for the New Year

Love and Kindness for the New Year

Let God make us all that we can be, showing the best of humankind to each other.

Look for the little fixes in life.

The Easy Fix Challenge

Look for little ways to make life better, like avoiding gossip or the snarky comeback.

Elizabeth Vargas

Guideposts Reader Favorites: Inspiring Stories of 2016

Read Guideposts readers' favorite, most inspiring stories of 2016. From Elizabeth Vargas, who overcame anxiety and addiction, to fun facts about dreams, there's something for everyone.

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Inspiring New Year Quotes

Check out our New Years quotes slideshow to guide you through 2017! These words of encouragement and inspiration will give you confidence to achieve your goals for the upcoming year ahead.

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Inspiring Words of John Muir

Naturalist and conservationist John Muir,  known as the "Father of our National Parks,"  lives on in these powerful quotes.