Features About Friends

A friend whose life, even death, was filled with hope.

Hope in Life And Death

Admiration for a friend whose life always held onto the promises of God through faith.

5 promises from the Bible for difficult times

5 Promises for Difficult Days

Bible verses to keep you going through the toughest of times

Show your appreciation of friends and loved ones today.

Don't Wait to Show Your Love

Each day is an opportunity to tell a friend, family or colleague how they’ve blessed your life.

All of our friends are gifts from God.

Friends for All Seasons

There are family friends, prayer friends, lunch friends, writing friends–all gifts from God

Louanne Ward Trueblood (far right) with some of her former students

A Teacher Shares Lessons Her Students Have Taught Her

She spent 15 years as a high school educator. Now, she's learned her students have some things to teach her as well.


A Spiritual Bond Reunites Old Friends

After 5 years apart, these very different friends learned how similar their spiritual lives had become.

Members of the Class of 1976, John Marshall High School, Oklahoma City

10 Tips for Enjoying Your Class Reunion

If the thought of a room full of familiar faces from your high school days fills you with anxiety, we trust you'll find these tips for making the most of a class reunion reassuring, whether you graduated five years ago or fifty.

How to comfort friends in need.

5 Ways to Help Friends in Need

Even when you can’t fix someone else’s problem, you can help them cope.

Just a few kind words can spread wonder into someone's day.

3 Simple Words of Encouragement

You don’t have to go to great lengths to spread a little wonder in the world.

John and Elizabeth Sherrill

The Posture of Prayer

Longtime Guideposts contributors keep looking for–and finding–God moments in life.