Inspiring Stories

The cast of Thirteen Lives on set in true inspiring story of Thai cave rescue

The Miraculous True Story Behind 'Thirteen Lives'

Cave diver Rick Stanton—played by Viggo Mortenson in Ron Howard’s new film—shares details of the dramatic rescue in a Thai cave.

Carrie McKean and her daughtersp; photo by Trace Thomas

God Opened Her Eyes to the Blessings of Living in a Texas Oil Town

She thought her family would be bored and lonely after moving to Midland. Then she prayed that they could stay.

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Tonya May Avent; photo by Jim Graham

Her Faith Was Strengthened by a Friend's Courage in Coping with ALS

A surprise phone call from a former high school classmate forged a friendship based on faith and forgiveness.

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Lisa Faire Graham at home with her husband Bill and cat Mitzi; photo by Mark Wallheiser

Viewing God's Gifts in a Different Light

Would losing sight in one eye mean the end of her burgeoning photography career?

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Michael and Honey in a vehicle; Photo credit: Keith Brauneis

How a Shelter Dog Became a Life-Saving Hero

After a horrific car accident, his cocker spaniel sought help for him. Would she find assistance in time?

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Johnny Cash playing onstage about his story of faith

Walking the Line: The Enduring Faith of Johnny Cash

The country music legend’s son, John Carter Cash, discusses his father’s story of faith and how his music is still changing lives. 

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Finding God in Unexpected Places

Finding God in Unexpected Places

Yes, God’s truth and grace can be found in a modest church or a soaring cathedral, but He’s also in places we never thought to look.

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Rick Hamlin

In Everyday Life, Are You Martha or Mary?

The next time you are distracted with worry, turn to this Bible verse and these five key questions gleaned from Scripture.

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Keystone Campers celebrate Christmas in July in inspiring stories

The Surprising Origin of Christmas in July

The inspirational story of how this annual celebration started at a girl’s summer camp in North Carolina.

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A group of people who have encountered god and have stories of faith

7 People Who Encountered God

Stranded on a mountain, a perfectly-time phone call—these folks had divine encounters that changed their lives.

Edward Grinnan

Walking in Grace—Personal Stories of Faith in Action

This 365-day devotional from Guideposts offers spiritual solutions from familiar faith-filled writers.

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Dr. Marty Becker with QT Pi; photo by Tailyr Irvine

Dr. Marty Becker: How Facing His Fears Made Him a Better Veterinarian

After coming to grips with his own painful past, the Good Morning America vet turned to helping animals cope with fear.

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Author Roberta Messner and WWII Veteran Woody Williams; photo by Scott Goldsmith

A Final Gift from Woody Williams

A friend reflects on the incredible life of the World War II veteran and Medal of Honor Recipient.

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Ludwig Guttmann presents gold medal to Australian Paralympian Tony South in stories of hope

How Jewish Neurosurgeon Ludwig Guttmann Gave People Hope

The founder of the Paralympic Games also saved dozens of men from the Nazis.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Keeping the Faith: Here Comes the Sun

Guideposts’ Vice President of Ministries shares how her spirits are lifted by the summer sun—and God’s light.

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Sabra Ciancanelli; photo by Roy Gumpel

Blessed by a Glimpse of the Father She Barely Knew

Her mother teaching her son to cook proved to be an unexpected blessing for this mom.

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