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.

Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries; photo by Kennies Earl

Keep the Faith: The Joy of Giving at Christmas

Guideposts’ Vice President of Ministries shares a treasured family memory of an early experience with Christmas giving.

Colorful fall foliage scenery.

Navigating a New Season

The falling leaves remind this pastor that we can lean on Biblical wisdom to get through this difficult season in our country.

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Don Embrey in his woodworking shed and banjo studio; photo by Heather Rousseau

God's Grace—and a Banjo—Made This Marine Veteran Whole Again

Tormented by memories of the Vietnam War, he turned to alcohol. Music was his path to sobriety and salvation.

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When God speaks in unexpected ways

When God Speaks to Us in Unexpected Ways

Divine guidance often comes at unlikely times and places. Pay attention.

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Sam Collier. Photo credit: Rayandra Nairn

What Our Faith Calls Us To: Sam Collier

This influential pastor, and author of A Greater Story, seeks to start conversations about race by emphasizing understanding and relationships.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Keep the Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: Financial Blessings

Guideposts' VP of Ministries reminds us that God is there for us to turn to, no matter what trials and difficulties we may face—and that includes financial problems.

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A young woman praying over a Bible.

When Fear Became Faith

A retired nurse learns to cope with the anxiety of the coronavirus pandemic by praying relentlessly—and focusing on some important truths.

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Chuck wagon chef Kent Rollins

This Chuck Wagon Chef Followed His Heart—and His Stomach

He's dedicated his life to keeping the art of cooking for cowboys alive and well. 

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Bill Courtney, CEO of Classic American Hardwoods

He Lost His Spiritual Mentor to the Coronavirus

A businessman struggles with his faith after his dear friend dies of Covid-19.

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Carrie Underwood; Credit: Joseph Llanes

Carrie Underwood on Sharing Your Greatest Gift at Christmas

The award-winning country singer reveals how her small-town upbringing shaped her faith, career and family life.

Wes Allard in 1954

An Angelic Embrace Warmed a Soldier's Heart for the Holidays

A soldier on active duty during the Korean War is comforted at Christmastime.

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Miriam Green

Miriam Green on Her Life in Beer Sheva, Israel

Miriam Green, an American-Israeli living in Israel, shares the history of her adopted home and explains what inspired her to emigrate to Israel years ago.

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Summer reading

The School of Life: 3 Tips for Enjoying Your Summer

Praying, reading and laughing help this pastor succeed at life despite the coronavirus pandemic.

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Actor Joel McCrea

Guideposts Classics: Joel McCrea on God's Guidance

In this story from April 1954, the acclaimed actor shares how he learned to seek God's will when making life and career decisions.

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