Creativity

The spark of creativity is such an inspiration--use your creative powers and see how the most complex problems suddenly have new solutions.
Knitting project
Positive Living

It’s Never Too Late to Finish What You’ve Started

A creative project is always worth coming back to, regardless of how it comes out.

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Phnesha Marchette and her daughters, Gabby and Gigi
Answered Prayers

A Voice Told Her to Take Up Painting, and She Heeded the Call

Struggling with anxiety and insomnia during a turbulent time in her life, Phnesha Marchette was given a stern set of orders by her physican: She was to take a leave of absbence from her stressful job. But how would she fill the idle hours?

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Film pioneers Lois Weber, Mary Pickford and Alice Guy-Blaché
Movies and TV

9 Women Who Were Motion Picture Pioneers

In the early years of movies, women were major contributors to the motion picture industry. Here are some women who were pioneers in film.

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Painting can ease stress
Living Longer, Living Better

Creativity Goes a Long Way to Lower Stress

Research shows that just 45 minutes of creative work lowers cortisol, an insidious stress hormone.

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Guideposts Writers Workshop
Inspiring Stories

Guideposts Writers Workshop Contest

Enter to win an all-expenses paid trip to Rye, New York, and learn everything we know about inspirational storytelling.

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Taylor Swift performs on the Tonight Show
Music

Taylor Swift Sings 'New Year's Day'

Taylor Swift debuts her 2017 single "New Year's Day" for the Tonight Show audience, a performance that proved to have a special and unexpected meaning for host Jimmy Fallon. More below...

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Creating a recipe book based on When God Calls the Heart
God's Grace

A God Who Loves Details

Just the right items turn up for a recipe photo shoot for a book based on Hallmark's When God Calls the Heart.

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MADELEINE L'ENGLE, author, circa 2000. Credit:  © Shaw/Everett Collection
Stories of Faith

Madeleine L’Engle’s Faith and Persistence

Her children’s classic, A Wrinkle in Time, was rejected 42 times before it was published. Her trust in God helped it see the light of day.

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Brian Bird on set of Hallmark Channel's hit TV series, When Calls the Heart.
Motivational Stories

When God Has Big Plans for You

After sharing a pizza with TV producer Brian Bird of One Calls the Heart, an unexpected creative collaboration results.

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The Psychological Benefits of Baking for Others
Emotional and Mental Health

The Psychological Benefits of Baking for Others

Making your favorite desserts just got sweeter.

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