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.

Actress Marla Gibbs

Guideposts Classics: Actress Marla Gibbs on Stepping Out on Faith

In this story from September 1989, the popular actress shares how she came to understand that when it comes to faith, the first step can be the toughest—and the most rewarding.

Grandmother and grandson

Leaving Love Notes for a Grandson

A grandmother also celebrates her spiritual source of love, the Bible.

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Connected to God

Keep Those Spiritual Batteries Charged!

Your connection to God needs to stay strong in order to face daily challenges.

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Bishop Michael Curry to speak at Royal Wedding

The American Preacher at the Royal Wedding

In an inspired choice, Bishop Michael Curry to speak at wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

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Cleaning windows

The Importance of Cleaning—Inside and Out

When it comes to our faith, seeing clearly involves some spiritual elbow grease.

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Reading the Bible

What to Do When the Bible Is Hard to Understand

Confusing Bible verses, after prayerful meditation, can ultimately reveal more than expected.

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Gardening

Staying Faithful When You Can't See the Whole Picture

Sometimes what we’re doing for God may not seem like much. But it matters.

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Orthodox Easter

What Is Orthodox Easter?

For Orthodox Christians all over the world, it's almost time to celebrate "the other Easter."

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Actress and singer Gale Storm

Guideposts Classics: Gale Storm on the Importance of Faith

In this story from June 1949, Gale Storm, star of stage, screen, recordings, radio and, especially, television, shares how faith had a positive impact on her marriage, her family and her career.

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Heavenly Bodies at the Cloisters

Dresses at the Cloisters—Bringing Holy Art Alive

In a Met Museum exhibit, top-end designers like Dior, Chanel, Galliano and Balenciaga seem to gaze up at God.

Reading devotions outside

Spring Devotions on the Deck

As warm, sunny days begin, a favorite place to worship God and be surrounded by His creation.

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When you're feeling overwhelmed

When Life Just Stinks

There are days when it’s too much. But still, Jesus conquered death on the cross, and our broken hearts are salvaged.

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Easter eggs

Easter’s Not Over!

In the heat of July, in the bitter cold of January, in any continent in any season in any time zone. Easter is always here. It’s forever.

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Hardship

Hardship as a Heart-Changing Opportunity

After the initial wail of “I can’t take this!” we can turn to God and draw closer.

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