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.
Life stories in the Bible

Life Lessons for Today from the Bible

How biblical stories can guide us in navigating modern life.

How to forgive someone

How to Forgive Someone Who Has Hurt You

Forgiveness doesn’t always mean forgetting. But it does mean moving on.

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A group of graduates throwing their caps in the air.

A Prayer for the High School Graduate

Ask God for guidance during this major life transition.

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Miracle of Pentecost

The Miracle of Pentecost Delivers a Powerful Reminder

How we all come to understand each other through God’s language of love.

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Author Jonathan Merritt

The Prayer Practice That Helped Him Reconnect with God

Struggling with chronic pain, religion writer Jonathan Merritt regained his faith through prayer

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The Royal Navy during the Second World War- Operation Overlord (the Normandy Landings)- D-day 6 June 1944 Glider borne troops passing over units of the Royal Navy on their way to the invasion beaches of Normandy. In the background are the battleships HMS

The Day a Train Station Knelt in Prayer

On the morning of D-Day, commuters transformed Washington, D.C.'s Union Station into a special place for peace and prayer.

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Unanswered prayers

How 'Unanswered' Prayers Draw Us Closer to God

Even when we think God isn't listening, prayer still continues the conversation with Him.

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Former NFL player Devon Still and his daughter Leah

Devon Still on Strength, Faith and Community

Former NFL player Devon Still talks about what he learned about faith and strength and the importance of community while his young daughter was going through difficult treatments for cancer.

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Author Jonathan Merritt

The Role of Faith in Coping with Chronic Pain

Author Jonathan Merritt shares how his experience with chronic pain first challenged his faith and then brought him closer to God.

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Praying for someone who has hurt you

Why Pray for Someone Who Has Caused You Pain?

We are all broken, wounded and in need of becoming whole.

A prayer for anxiety

A Prayer for Anxiety

Here's a poem as a prayer for letting God know how you really feel in stressful times.

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Finding God's Grace

Finding God in the Darkness

In dark times, we can rekindle our relationship with God—if we choose to.

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Poet Jacqueline Suskin

Her Poems Are Her Prayers

This poet shares how her poems, like prayer, is a sacred act.

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Pablo R. Diaz (left), Vice President of Ministries and Guideposts President & CEO John Temple spend time with an attendee at Good Friday Day of Prayer

A Visit to Guideposts' 49th Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer

Guideposts held its first Good Friday Day of Prayer in 1970, and it's been a beloved tradition ever since.

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