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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!
Harry Connick Jr.; photograph by Larsen&Talbert
Stories of Faith

Harry Connick Jr.’s Powerful Lesson on Faith

Like many of us, the pandemic left the musician and actor feeling isolated, but it also opened the door to something deeper in his music and in his soul.

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Heather Henry and her son Tim;  photo by Jim Graham
Stories of Hope

How an Art Class Gave This Worried Mom Hope

She feared her son would never overcome his drug addictionuntil she received divine assurance.

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John Haney's dog, Pistol; photo courtesy John Haney
Dogs

His Golden Retriever Prepared Him For Parenthood

This Air Force veteran had long prayed to be a good father; his dog helped him achieve this goal.

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Elizbeth Sherrill; photo by Shawn G. Henry
Stories of Faith

Elizabeth Sherrill: 70 Years a Guideposts Icon

This longtime contributor's life as a writer has been a journey that became the very soul of this magazine.

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Tucumcari's Bloe Swallow Motel, photo by Eric Swanson
Travel

Greetings from Small-Town America: Tucumcari, New Mexico

Two road-trippers pay a visit to one of the classic small towns along the Mother Road, Route 66.

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Daily Devotions

Spirit Lifting: Dare

This devotion reminds us that facing up to our fears often brings rich rewards.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries; photo by Todd Plitt
Stories of Faith

Keeping the Faith: Wandering the Desert

Guideposts’ Vice President of Ministries finds inspiration in a long stroll on a beach.

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Adam Harvison (right); photo courtesy Harvison House
People Helping People

Everyday Greatness: Helping Veterans Feel at Home

His volunteer group, Harvison House, helps low-income veterans furnish their homes.

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Author and speaker Jon Gordon; photo courtesy Jon Gordon
Positive Thinking

Positive Thinker: Jon Gordon, Author, Speaker and Dad

The best-selling author on combatting negative thoughts, his daily “thank you” walk and more.   

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A thoughtful woman gazes out a window
Power of Prayer

Prayer Power: Be a Better Thinker

Walk, journal, seek silence and other ways to reflect, reason and think deeply.

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