Creativity

The spark of creativity is such an inspiration--use your creative powers and see how the most complex problems suddenly have new solutions.
How to do church at home
Faith and Prayer

How to Stay Involved With Church When You’re Stuck at Home

What a faith community can do to keep the spiritual connection going.

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Guideposts Writers Workshop
Inspiring Stories

Guideposts Writers Workshop Contest

Enter to win a spot in the Guideposts Writers Workshop, and learn everything we know about inspirational storytelling.

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Family washing their hands
How to Pray

How to Wash Your Hands with Your Favorite Hymns

Cleanliness and Godliness go together when you sing these hymns at the sink.

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Author and former judge Debra H. Goldstein
Living Longer, Living Better

How This Judge Followed Her Dream to Write

Debra H. Goldstein talks about her writing life, after years of presiding as a judge.

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Leading a positive life
Life Advice

Celebrating What It Means to Walk ‘A Positive Path’

Our journey toward a life of authentic positivity has reached a milestone that, like in any relationship, is worth celebrating.

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Broadcast journalist Tamron Hall
Stories of Hope

Tamron Hall: Speaking Out on Behalf of Domestic Violence Victims

After her sister was murdered, the broadcast journalist was inspired to shine a light on the widespread issue of domestic abuse.

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Author and former judge Debra H. Goldstein
Living Longer, Living Better

Murder, She Wrote: Could This Judge Juggle Two Careers?

She put aside her dreams of being a writer for a law career. But could she simultaneously pursue both occupations?  

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Jessye Norman, Tim Conway and Rachel Held Evans
Finding Life Purpose

Guideposts Says Goodbye: Notable Deaths of 2019

As 2019 comes to a close, Guideposts pauses to remember some of the inspiring individuals who left us over the past 12 months.

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The pleasure of solitude
Life Advice

3 Positive Reasons to Seek Out Solitude

During the busy holiday season, finding the joy of alone-time is a gift you can give yourself.

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Barry stands with one of his dollhouses. 
God's Grace

How Building Dollhouses Helped One Man Cope with Parkinson’s Disease

When Barry Roberson received a diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease and progressive supranuclear palsy, he was told he had four years to live. Grappling with the news, he took to the hills behind his house to pray… and received an answer that he never could’ve anticipated: “Build dollhouses.”

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