Inspiring Stories

Lynne’s proud of Ben’s progress; today he’s a mentor to recovering addicts and finishing college.

A Mother Learns to Turn Her Addict Son Over to God

He was kicked out of a sober-living home. Could she believe him when he said he was finally ready to give up drugs?

Big questions for God

What Are Your Big Questions?

Mysterious Ways wants to know what you're just itching to ask God.

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Brennan (left) and Breckan have outgrown action figures but are still Nicki's best buddies

The First Christmas as a Single Mom

Could she make Christmas special for her young sons and find some joy for herself?

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The Roark family: (from L to R) Casey, Diana, Carly, Caleb, Diana and Jerry

A Christmas Pageant Script You Can Use

Want an easy, affordable way to get your family in the Christmas spirit? Try this DIY pageant with crèche figures and candles.

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Legendary tenor Luciano Pavarotti

Guideposts Classics: Luciano Pavarotti on Making the Most of God's Gifts

In this story from March 1985, the world-renowned tenor shares how he came to embrace the gift God had given him.

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Spider's web

Appreciating God's Incredible Creation

On a daily basis, witnessing beauty from a spider's web to an ocean sunset

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A daughter and her aging mother stop to smell the roses

The Important Stage of Caregiving That No One Talks About

A former hospice consultant shares her journey caring for her aging mother and the one thing no one ever told her about caregiving. 

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Lisa Patterson overcame illiteracy as an adult

She Overcame Adult Illiteracy and Changed Her Life

A mother and grandmother takes the courageous step to improve her limited reading and spelling skills and reclaims her life in the process.

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Chewbacca Mom Shares How Her Life Has Changed

This video is still in the works. Check back soon to see the finished product.

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UPS Delivery Driver

This Facebook Group Celebrates UPS Drivers and the Dogs They Meet

The group shares sweet stories and photos of the friendly four-legged customers on their routes. 

Can't stand the suffering?

Can’t Stand the Suffering?

Maybe you can’t. Or maybe you don’t want to. Jesus gave us a way to tell the difference.

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Creative kids

Cultivating Creativity in Our Kids–and Ourselves

When talent and passion intersect, it can be life-changing for everyone.

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Crocheting

The Art (and Craft) of Community-Building

Being part of a public art project reminds me of how connected we are when we work together to create something.

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Flood rescue

7 Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey

In the middle of devastation and suffering, witnessing moments of love and grace

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