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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!
Kyle on his graduation night with Grandma Honeybunch; photo courtesy Brenda Brown
Grandchildren

His Grandmother Trained Him to Be a Gentleman

When he became interested in girls, he knew just where to turn for guidance: a grandmother named Honeybunch.

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A multicultural group of people clasp hands in unity
Devotions for Good Health

A Community Comes Together for Healing

In this excerpt from Daily Guideposts, our annual collection of uplifting devotions, Carla Hendricks shares an inspiring account of her Tennessee community’s efforts to achieve racial unity.

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A multicultural group of Guideposts readers
Stories of Hope

Continued: How Guideposts Stories Make a Difference

Here are some updates on Guideposts stories that our readers found inspiring.

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Artist Carole Henáff's rendering of animals in the manger
Pets

Merry Christmas from Guideposts

We encourage you to share this Christmas e-card with the animals lovers in your life.

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Sam Sifton's Honey-Roasted Sweet Potatoes With Yogurt Sauce; photo by Kevin Eans
Dinner

Honey-Roasted Sweet Potatoes With Yogurt Sauce

New York Times food editor Sam Sifton offers a delicious take on a holiday classic.

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Resist pressure to be positive
Positive Living

How to Manage the Pressure to Be Positive

Being honest about what’s hard for you will help you be authentic when you are genuinely joyful.

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Group of people around the world.
Inspirational Prayers

A Prayer for Today

This evergreen prayer for peace and unity, spoken by astronaut Frank Borman in 1968 while orbiting the moon, still holds true to this day.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 21: Angels and the Star of Bethlehem

On this, the 21st day of Advent, we share a devotion from Norman Vincent Peale that explores what it is that angels can teach us, at Christmas and all the year round.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 20: When Christmas Past Is Present

On this, the 20th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale shares some inspiring memories of Christmases gone by.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 19: Making Ready for Christmas

On the 19th day of Advent, Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale reminds us that this is a time of anticipation, of preparation, of celebration.

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