Power of Prayer

The power of prayer is undeniable to those who pray regularly. True stories of prayer making a difference in a moment, a life, or the world inspire each of us to examine and strengthen our faith life regularly. Reach deep inside to access the power of praying to change our lives and change our hearts.

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Guideposts Celebrates Thanksgiving Day of Prayer 2020

Join us for an uplifting Facebook Live on Monday, November 23 at 1:00 pm (EST) and send us your prayer requests now. 

Advent Prayer Program

Join Our Advent Prayer Program

Feeling frazzled as Christmas approaches? Get our daily email and rediscover the peace and promise of Christmas.

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When You Should Pray to Be Bold, Not Comfortable

Take a cue from Biblical heroes and saints on how to shake things up through prayer.

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The Serenity Prayer Ignited His Spiritual Awakening

The Guideposts Editor-in-Chief initially struggled with parts of the well-known prayer at his Alcoholics Anonymous meetings.

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Join Us for Financial Breakthrough Day of Prayer

The all-day online event will take place on Tuesday, October 13, 2020, and includes prayer, powerful financial advice and more. 

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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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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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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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When God Shows Up on the Subway

Stuck on the tracks during an unsettling delay, the prayers, the compassion, the connection all come to life.

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A Prayer for Today

This evergreen prayer from 1968 on peace and unity still holds true to this day.

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God Has Prepared Good Works

Your life can leave a lasting mark and inspire others for years to come.

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Praying for racial justice

Healing the Wounds of Racism

A church group embarks on the road to reconciliation and transformation.

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Prayers for grieving

10 Prayers on the Death of a Loved One

When a grieving heart struggles to express its loss, these Bible verses will help.

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Guideposts blogger Bob Hostetler

Bob Hostetler: 5 Ways Faith Can Help You Overcome Fear

The popular Guideposts blogger recalls a terrifying hike gone awry—and the lessons learned, which are more relevant today than ever.

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