Cats

Everyone loves comfort animals. Cats are perhaps one of the most comforting pets around. People who have cats as companions know the pleasure of a warm, purring friend curled up on a lap. The joy of having cats is contagious. Just ask anyone for their favorite cat stories, and watch their faces brighten with love.


Dr. Carol Bocan cuddles with her cat, Luna

How This Dog Lover Became a Cat Fancier

After saying goodbye to her beloved pooch, Dr. Carol Bocan prayed about adopting a cat. Her prayers were answered by a very special feline named Luna.


6 things about love we can learn from our pets.

6 Lessons in Love from a Cat

Assistant editor Dan Hoffman shares some truths about love we can learn from our pets.

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Baker and Taylor library cats

The Inspiring Tale of Library Cats Baker & Taylor

These Scottish Fold cats became cultural icons in the '80s and '90s, inspiring children all over the world to read.

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How cat gave advice about apartment hunting in New York City.

A Message of Hope from a Cat Named Seth

Timely feline advice on the stress of apartment hunting in New York City.

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Paws from Heaven Excerpt

How an Abandoned Cat Changed My Life

Special Preview from Paws from Heaven featuring over 60 true stories of God’s heavenly creatures.

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Bookstore Cat sits on a library shelf in the new book Cats on the Job

10 Adorable Cats on the Job

From Artist Cat to Minister Cat, these 10 cats on the job are too cute.

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Guideposts: Sula, Old Mission San Juan Bautista's feline minister

Sula, a Cat with a Divine Mission

Here's the inspiring story of Sula, a cat that is a cherished member of the congregation at California's Old Mission San Juan Bautista.

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a kitten is a gift

Mustang Sally: The Kitten That Healed Their Hearts

After their cat died too soon, it took 7 years to be ready to receive their new unexpected gift.

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Thank you, God, for cats! June is adopt-a-cat month.

In Praise of Cats

Thank you, God, for all the marvelous, unique and beautiful cats in our lives today.

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Keenan the cat

Mysterious Ways: A Very Comforting Cat

She'd decided to get a cat to comfort her as she grieved the loss of her sister, but how would she know which one to choose?


Tweedledum, a house cat who was born feral. Photo by Lori Cohen.

Cozy and Warm

Caring for a feral cat offers some lessons in life.

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How to care for your pets. Photo by Александр Ермолаев, Thinkstock.

50 Ways to Be a Responsible Pet Parent–Part 2

More ways you can take the very best care of your furry family members.

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Lucky the cat. Photo by Paris Permenter and John Bigley, Cat Tipper.

Answer-Your-Cat’s-Question Day

A chance for felines and their humans to understand each other a little better!

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Rick Hamlin

Prayers of Thanks for a Cat

I’m not a cat person. I never was a cat person. But God can change all of us.

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