Creativity

The spark of creativity is such an inspiration--use your creative powers and see how the most complex problems suddenly have new solutions.
Celebrating typewriter artist Paul Smith and his inspirational story.
Positive Living

Typewriter Artist: The Inspiring Story of Paul Smith

Against all odds, a man of incredible genius and faith thrives creatively.

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Guideposts: Misty Copeland, principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre
Finding Life Purpose

Misty Copeland on Pursuing Your Dreams

Misty Copeland, Guideposts' February 2016 cover star, is the first African-American woman to be named principal dancer for the prestigious American Ballet Theatre. Watch our video interview with Misty as she reflects on the pursuit of her dreams, the importance of mentors, and what she'd like her legacy to be. --Brooke Obie

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Guideposts: Diana Aydin demonstrates how to make a Quick 'n' Crafty Christmas Ribbon Wreath.
Entertainment

Quick 'n' Crafty: DIY Christmas Wreaths

Guideposts editor Diana Aydin shows you how to make a holly-jolly wreath out of leftover Christmas ribbons!

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Don't give up on God if you have a dream.
Finding Life Purpose

Don’t Give Up on God

When it looks like He’s doing nothing, He’s working busily behind the scenes.

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Guideposts: Frozen Angel, Ottawa, Canada
Travel

Inspiring Ice Angels

These angel ice sculptures offer inspiration, comfort, and beauty.

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Monica Parker, author of OMG! How Children See God, blogs about how to raise kids with a sense of wonder.
Children

Raising a Child with a Sense of Wonder

How to nurture a kid's unending sense of curiosity. (They are only children once.)

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Dancing with God
How to Pray

Dancing with God

If you're struggling with daily prayer, then finding your special rhythm is key.

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Guideposts: Mykola Syadristy's golden caravan of camels traveling through the eye of a needle.
Miracles

Tiny Wonders of Art

Mykola Syadristy, a Ukrainian artist and former engineer, designs microminiatures—tiny sculptures that can only be viewed with the help of a microscope.

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What does God look like? Some kids offer their ideas in an illuminating new book.
Books

What Does God Look Like?

Kids from ages 4 to 12 share their ideas about the Big Man Upstairs in an illuminating new book.

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Maude Rose, age 9, sees God in heaven.
Books

How Children See God

Monica Parker's new book, OMG! How Children See God, features surprising, delightful and inspiriting drawings from kids.

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