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Inspiration, encouragement, and a positive outlook are waiting for you in every Guideposts magazine story, so dive in and get a boost!

Mitch calls his mother-in-law, Terri, “a miracle of faith and positive thinking.
Positive Thinking

Mitch Horowitz's Surprising Inspiration

When the popular author of books about positive thinking met his mother-in-law, he couldn't have guessed how she'd influence his life—and work.

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Steve and Lynne both know second chances are a rare blessing.
Living Longer, Living Better

Was This Widow Ready to Love Again?

Still struggling 12 years after her husband's death, something convinced her to respond to a listing on an over-50 dating site: a vintage bright yellow VW bus.

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Entertainer Arthur Godfrey
Life After Death

Guideposts Classics: Arthur Godfrey on God's Mysterious Gifts

In this story from March 1950, beloved entertainer Arthur Godfrey recalls a time when his life was changed by a divinely inspired dream.

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Jen, with her kids Ben and Remy, notes when family members do something nice for each other.
Children

Jen Hatmaker on the Benefits of Positive Parenting

How did the popular author and mom of 5 find a way to encourage herself and her kids?

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A woman with her hands up to the sun in victory.
Devotions for Men

A Devotion for Those in Recovery from Addiction

Addiction is one of the greatest scourges, a kind of terrorism of the soul...

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Kim (in red) with her sister, Karen, and their dogs, Cooper and Bentley
Caregiving

Early-onset Alzheimer's: A Sister's Caregiving Journey

Her twin sister had always been strong. Now that her twin was dealing with Alzheimer's, it was her turn to be the strong one.

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Jen, with her kids Ben and Remy, notes when family members do something nice for each other
Parenting

Jen Hatmaker's Advice for Positive Parenting

The bestselling author and blogger shares some of her secrets for raising your children in a positive and encouraging environment.

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A woman browses Guideposts' Hope for Every Need content
People Helping People

Find Help for the Challenges in Your Life

Discover the new section of the website, Help for Every Need, that's unlike anything we've created before. 

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A mother's hands illuminated by a divine light.
Stories of Faith

A Mother's Amazing Answered Prayer

She asked God over and over for one specific thing... to be with her ailing son.

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