Family

Families come in all shapes and sizes. Blended families bring both richness and complexity to both the large and very small aspects of family life. But even if family problems weigh heavily on your heart, rest assured that you can find a way to improve the love and connection within your family.

Rick Hamlin

The Importance of Taking Your Grandkids to Church

We can’t begin to know what our children will become, but we can share what matters to us.

Katheryn Berlandi, granddaughter to Dr. and Mrs. Norman Vincent Peale

His Granddaughter Remembers Dr. Norman Vincent Peale

Katheryn Berlandi recalls the life lessons Dr. and Mrs. Peale taught her.

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Rick Hamlin

3 Lessons in Prayer from the Grandkids

A greater understanding of why Jesus said, “Become like little children.”

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Glen Campbell performs at the Sands Event Center on October 26, 2012 in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania.

Remembering Glen Campbell and His Struggle With Alzheimer’s

In an excerpt from an upcoming book on his family’s history with the disease, Edward Grinnan recounts a visit with the Rhinestone Cowboy.

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Rick Hamlin

Mother’s Day—Founded in the Spirit of Peace

It all started in a church in West Virginia by a daughter honoring her activist mom.

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Mother's Day brunch

Easy Brunch Ideas for a Sparkling Mother’s Day

Just a little effort will show your mom how much you treasure her.

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A Ray of Light at a Mother’s Death

Although miles apart, knowing that she was gone.

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Mary Pickford

Guideposts Classics: Mary Pickford on the Blessings of Children

In this story from 1948, movie legend Mary Pickford shares how the two children she adopted with her husband, actor and singer Buddy Rogers, enriched their lives.

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Mothers and daughters watching TV

8 Uplifting Movies to Enjoy on Mother’s Day

Whether you are a mother, miss your mother or are celebrating your mother, these films will meet you where you are.

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Susans father in uniform; Photo credit: Susan A. Karas

A Heaven-Sent Encounter Became Comfort from Beyond

A woman gets a healing sign from beyond after the passing of her veteran father.

Edward Grinnan

In the End, the One Word That Matters

It was a mother/son relationship fraught with tension but, ultimately, understanding.

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Mother's Day 2022 faith based mothers day gifts

7 Best Mother’s Day 2022 Gift Ideas

Give your mom the gift of peace, hope, and inspiration with these Guideposts’ books and devotionals.

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A Family Divinely Connected Through Historical Photos

She had a special bond with her husband’s grandmother. After perusing some scrapbooks, she learned the reason why.

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Spring training

Do You and Your Mom Share a Passion for Sports?

Tender memories of spring training and a love of the Detroit Tigers

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Finding peace

Finding a Profound Sense of Peace

A tearful military mom, wracked with worry, experiences a sudden rush of comfort from God.

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5 Real Adoption Stories to Warm Your Heart

These happy adoption stories show us the miracle of divinely found families.

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