Faith and Prayer

Faith is a source of comfort and hope in everyday life and when you grapple with profound questions. Your faith life is enriched through prayer as well as when you read daily devotions. Bible verses can deepen your faith and offer strength and joy for each day. Prayer stories remind us of the power of prayer.

Walking in autumn leaves

5 Biblical Prayers for Fall

In a season of uncertainty and change, there’s always one thing we can fix our hopes on.

Praying for God's Will

A New Way to Pray for God’s Will

You can always petition the Almighty for what you want, but here’s a phrase you might add at the end.

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Open Your Heart to Forgiveness

When you release the burden of a heavy heart you experience Jesus’ love in action.

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7 ways to change your life

7 Ways to Change Your Life

When encountering transforming love, big things can happen.

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U.S. Congressman John Lewis

Drawing Inspiration from Heroes of Faith

In the midst of a pandemic, natural disasters and personal loss, we turn to the stories of others for strength.

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Firefighter in California

Pray a Litany in a Season of Wildfires

When natural disasters threaten homes and lives, here are words to calm fears and guide thoughts.

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An older woman reflecting.

Jesus Speaks in Silence

Cloak each morning in a hush of quiet time with the Lord.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Keep the Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: Breaking Down the Serenity Prayer

Guideposts' VP of Ministries explores how the Serenity Prayer can positively impact your life, whether or not you are dealing with an addiction or are in a 12-step program.

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Listening for God's voice

5 Bible Verses to Help You Hear God’s Voice

Scripture shows the way in learning to listen.

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Guideposts Classics: Lew Ayres on Holding Fast to God

Guideposts Classics: Lew Ayres on Holding Fast to God

In this story from November 1985, Richard Schneider interviews Lew Ayres, an actor who took a principled stand and saw his career suffer for it.

How to pray big

How to Pray Big—Really Big

Your faith can transcend the boundaries of place and spirit as you embrace the power of these words.

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Jesus’ Teaching on Value

Turn to these verses to remind yourself how valuable you are in the light of Christ’s sacrifice.

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Fight Fear with Faith

Fight Fear with Faith in Jesus

Instead of focusing on the negative and unknown, train your mind to trust Jesus.

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Thy will be done

What It Really Means to Pray ‘Thy Will Be Done’

A powerful reminder of why “my way” isn’t the best way.

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