Angels

Angels dwell in so many places. Of course there are angels in the Bible, working miracles and representing God's grace to the world. Heaven is another dwelling place for angels, a place where they shine their blessings down upon us with love.

An illustration of a wedding ceremony with two angels in the crowd; Illustration by Jamey Christoph

Was Her Father’s Dream a Heavenly Sign from Above?

She knew that angels, including her deceased grandfather, attended her pandemic wedding.

A steaming coffee cup; Illustration by Traci Daberko

How She Helped a Pastor Struggling with Alcohol Addiction

She healed from the sadness of her father’s alcoholism by befriending a clergyman years later.

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A trio of angels holding a large bouquet; Illustration by Dinara Mirtalipova

A Heaven-Sent Bouquet of Flowers

She went above and beyond when she delivered bouquets for the florist. Then the love she shared came full circle.  

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Lou Dean; Photo credit: Matthew Staver

Her Dream Forewarned Danger for Her Beloved Cat

The incident increased her faith and reminded her of the power of prayer.   

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An illsutration of an angels embracing a mother and daughter; Illustration by Amalia Restrepo

She Feared Being Alone with Her Mom with Alzheimer’s

She didn’t know how to comfort her anxious mother. Then a childhood memory—and a prayer—saved the day.

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A watering can pouring out symbols of love, and the McDonalds logo; Illustration by Sonia Pulido

Her Faith was Restored While Waiting at the Drive Thru

How an unexpected act of kindness at McDonald’s assured her that God’s good neighbors were everywhere.

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An illustration of foxes, birds and squirrels in a forest; Illustration by Sylvie Fong

5 Inspiring Stories of Animal Angels

Birds, cats, dogs—and even a squirrel—can sometimes act as our angels on earth.

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An illustration of Rafe the Shrimper; Illustration by Marco Ventura

An Angelic Fisherman Saved His Life Twice

Two chance encounters, years apart, with a friendly shrimper steered him away from danger.

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An illustration of a single airplane flying through the clouds; Illustration by Tatsuro Kiuchi

They Took Direct Flights to Heaven

Our blogger recalls how his mother and a beloved parishioner both died quickly and peacefully.

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An illustration of a bird in front of a camera lens; Illustration by Christopher Buzelli

The Beautiful Birds Restored Her Hope In The Future

After a paralyzing accident, she was encouraged and inspired by the winged earth angels.  

An angel holding a small sprout; Illustration by Carmen Garcia

How a Pinterest Board Eased Her Grief

She had always longed to be a grandmother. Then she realized that her life could still be full of love and opportunity.  

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Courtney Elwood

How Country Music Helped Her Heal

She learned that her anonymous tissue donor also loved country music. Had he given her the gift of music as well?

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An angel with a flower crown; Illustration by Yulia Vysotskaya

5 Angelic Stories of the Magic of Flowers

Whether it’s receiving an unexpected bouquet or creating a gorgeous garden, these heartwarming stories will make your spirits bloom.

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Kathy Norton and Harry at her home in Hahira, Georgia. Sept. 2020.

A Horse Helped Her Heal From the Death of Her Son

Caring for the troubled ‘Handsome Harry’ taught her how to accept God’s comfort.

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