Stories of Faith

Your spiritual life is an ever-unfolding story of faith. When you read others' stories of faith, you encounter your own journey in a fresh way. Embrace stories about faith and welcome deeper spiritual connections into your life.

Acclaimed character actor Ned Beatty

Guideposts Classics: Ned Beatty on Making Room for God

In this story from November 1984, the acclaimed character actor shares how his faith helps him through the down times.

An everyday faith

The Blessing of an Everyday Faith

A relationship with God doesn’t have to be about dazzling light or mountaintop moments.

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NBC News anchor Lester Holt

Lester Holt: How Family and Faith Have Influenced His Career

The respected NBC Nightly News anchor's church-going childhood continues to impact the work he was called to do.

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Dr. Bennet Omalu

Dr. Bennet Omalu's Inspiring Life and Career

Dr. Bennet Omalu's inspiring life and impactful career have taken him from Nigeria, the country of his birth, to Seattle, New York, the halls of Congress and even the silver screen.

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Actor Beau Bridges

Guideposts Classics: Beau Bridges on the Mystery of Faith

In this story from August 1982, actor Beau Bridges shares the experience that helped him understand that God played a role in his life.

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Artist Jessie DeCorsey works on her inspiring creation, The Nativity

A Minnesota Artist's Contemporary Depiction of the Nativity

Artist Jessie DeCorsey spent eight weeks painting a modern interpretation of the Nativity, and she did so in a public setting: a church in Forest Lake, Minnesota.

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Treasures at a museum

An Afternoon Spent with Ancient Treasure

A museum full of wonders links generations past and present.

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Dottie Pratchard

The Prayer That Rescued Her from the Rapids

Dottie Pratchard recalls a harrowing close call she experienced while rafting down the South Fork of the American River and the prayer that changed everything for her.

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A mother's hands illuminated by a divine light.

A Mother's Amazing Answered Prayer

She asked God over and over for one specific thing... to be with her ailing son.

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How faith can help you cope with rejection

Waiting Out Rejection

When it comes to making big dreams happen, focus on faith to get you to “yes.”

The Rev. Dr. Billy Graham

Billy Graham: An Inspiring Life in Photographs

Rev. Billy Graham has preached before a total of nearly 215 million people in more than 185 countries. Browse our collection of photos of highlights from his life, career and ministry.

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Nathan Sheets, Nature Nates, CEO

The Faith Behind Nature Nate's Raw & Unfiltered Honey

Nature Nate's CEO Nathan Sheets shares how faith fuels his mission to be more than just a honey company

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Actress Ann-Margret

Guideposts Classics: Ann-Margret on Placing Her Trust in God

In this story from September 2005, actress Ann-Margret shares how an accident she suffered onstage taught her to have faith that He was watching over her.

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Heather Morehouse with one of her patients

Mercy Ships: Her Voyage of Healing

When a small-town nurse volunteers to help treat impoverished people in developing nations, she comes to understand that God heals suffering in a variety of ways.

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