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.
Honoring Our Fathers: My Dad, the SuperHero

Honoring Our Fathers: My Dad, the SuperHero

How assistant online producer Jessica Bloustein's dad defied the laws of physics to save the day!

Teri Johnson

An Olympic Gymnast's Mom

Teri Johnson talks about raising a champion: her daughter, Shawn Johnson.

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Mother and daughter hugging

Keeping Kids Clean: Advice for Parents

An expert from the Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation offers tips on how parents can help keep their children happy, healthy—and safe.

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Life, Faith and Prayer: How to Be a Positive Influence in Your Family

Life, Faith and Prayer: How to Be a Positive Influence in Your Family

Pablo Diaz describes 3 steps to positively influence your family. 

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Merry Christmas from OurPrayer

Merry Christmas from OurPrayer

The OurPrayer team tells the nativity story and wishes you a very Merry Christmas.

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Merry Christmas from Guideposts

Merry Christmas from Guideposts

Enjoy this animated Christmas greeting card from us at Guideposts.

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Musician and comedian Victor Borge

Guideposts Classics: Victor Borge on Finding Comfort and Sanctuary

In this story from September 1985, pianist and comedian Victor Borge recalls how a quiet moment in a faraway church allowed him to honor his deceased mother.

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How Can You Give Back To Our Military?

How Can You Give Back To Our Military?

Offer encouragement to your military by downloading our free eBooks or making a small gift. Get involved today!

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Father's Day Tribute: Dad's Home Video

Father's Day Tribute: Dad's Home Video

How Associate Editor Adam Hunter's dad captured a very inspiring moment on film.

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Honoring Our Fathers: The Writer's Father

Honoring Our Fathers: The Writer's Father

Alice Hunt talks about her inspiration, her father.

Nativity scene.

A Family Christmas

Here are some select Guideposts stories with that great and compelling theme.

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Rashad carries the ball during a game against the Cleveland Browns in 2016.

How Former NFL Player Rashad Jennings Connected With His Dad

Longing for his father’s approval, the running back first had to understand his father’s dreams.

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Mixed race woman enjoying a phone call in the subway station.

5 Tips for Reconnecting with a Long-Lost Loved One

These helpful tips will help prepare you for the initial conversation with a loved one that has drifted away.

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Guideposts contributing editor Kathryn Slattery

A Mother's Day Message from Kathryn Slattery

For Mother's Day, Guideposts contributing editor Kathryn Slattery offers a tender and grateful remembrance of her late mother and offers words of encouragement and comfort to others who have lost their moms.

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