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Jeremiah Braudrick
Stories of Hope

How C. S. Lewis's Words Restored His Faith

Military veteran Jeremiah Braudrick shares how encountering the works of author C. S. Lewis rejuvenated his dormant faith.

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Dolly Parton
Health and Wellness

A Million Thanks to Dolly Parton

This great friend of Guideposts is decidedly not a “chicken squat.” She celebrates and gets her shot!

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Emmy winner E. G. Marshall
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: E. G. Marshall on Reading the Bible

In this story from February 1973, Emmy-winning actor E. G. Marshall shares how the religious training he received as a child stayed with him for the rest of his life.

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Tonya Avent (left) with her friend, Ma’isha; photo by Jim Graham
Friends

These Faith-Filled Sorority Sisters Found Common Ground

They had opposite personalities and were of different religions. Could they find a way to work together?

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An artists's rendering of Jeannette and her mother; illustration by Eleni Kalorkoti
Positive Thinking

A Gratitude Journal Improved Her Outlook on Life

When she realized she’d inherited the family trait of complaining, she prayed for help in adjusting her attitude.

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Roberta Messner retrieves bills from in her mailbox; photo by Scott Goldsmith
Stories of Hope

How Her Faith Helped Her Face Up to Overwhelming Medical Debt

How could she find the courage to tackle the growing mountain of bills?

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Joe and Judy Spence; photo by Shevaun Williams
Family Caregiving

This Caregiver Helped Her Husband Return to His Photography

Their life revolved around visits to the doctor, but rediscovering nature photography sparked a sense of adventure and hope.

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A woman serves as caregiver to her spouse
Family Caregiving

Spousal Caregiving: 5 Ways to Keep Your Marriage Strong

Strengthen the bond with your spouse by renegotiating your roles, finding new hobbies and more.

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Caregiven Judy Spence
Stories of Hope for Caregivers

This Caregiver Helped Her Husband Continue His Photography Following a Stroke

Judy Spence found that a sense of gratitude anad helping her husband continue to pursue photography after he suffered a stroke made all the difference.

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Stephen Wilder and Nicole Figaro`
Friends

How Two Neighbors Grew Even Closer During the Pandemic

New Yorkers Stephen Wilder and Nicole Figaro, who have been friendly neighbors for 30 years, explain how the Covid-19 crisis has brought them even closer.

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