People Helping People

Giving to others is such an important expression of faith. As we give to others, we better understand the necessity of community and our call to “Love one another as ourselves."

George Vorel (center) with some of his employees

This Owner of a Steel Company Succeeds by Giving Addicts a Second Chance

The founder and owner of an industrial steel processing company in Carnegie, Pennsylvania, shares how his own daughter's struggles with addiction inspired him to change his hiring process to give recovering addicts a chance at a decent job with a working wage.

Mother giving piggyback to daughter in costume

Guideposts Launches a New Initiative to Celebrate Everyday Heroes

Be inspired by stories of the heroes who walk among us and share your story of the heroes who have touched your life.

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A photo of Terri and Mary, a signed illustration of a koala from Terri and a kookaburra's feather.

Someone Cares: Vacay Replay

Why let the vacation feeling end?

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A rack of school uniforms with a banner that reads 'From Our School To Yours'

Someone Cares: Class Act

They donated 150 uniforms for an inspiring educational cause.

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Lindsey and Lee Ellen in Minnesota

Volunteer Vacation: Two Sisters Hit the Road to Serve Others in Each of the 50 States

In July 2016, Lindsey and Lee Ellen Fulmer  spent a year visiting every state in America, volunteering at a local nonprofits along the way. They set out to inspire other people but along the way found themselves inspired.

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Shella Gillus talks about Faith and the Underground Railroad

An Author Is Inspired by the Underground Railroad

How the compelling history of the Underground Railroad inspired this writer—and a new series from Guideposts Books. Order your copy of Secrets of Wayfarers Inn!

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An illustration of three beautifully patterned umbrellas.

Someone Cares: Raining Blessings

Her umbrellas bring sunshine to any rainy day.

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Tarice Gray's heroic young daughter

Everyday Greatness: Hero of the Week

Everyday Heroes celebrates ordinary people who do extraordinary things in big and small ways, exhibiting courage, kindness, compassion and selflessness.

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An illustration depicting a bouquet of zinnias.

Someone Cares: Still Blooming

The presence of lost loved one lived on in the flower bed of zinnias.

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Helping others

Celebrating Heroes Among Us

Tell us about about someone you know who has been a source of "everyday greatness" for others.

An illustration depicting a happy rhinoceros in a pink blanket.

Someone Cares: Rhino Love

Knitting or crocheting a blanket helps protect these animals targeted by poachers.

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An illustration depicting two kindergarteners enjoying butterfly shaped cookies.

Someone Cares: Sweet Story

These kindergarteners looked forward to hear her stories every week for a sweet treat.

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Musician, author, activist, humanitarian and CEO Justin Dillon

Justin Dillon on His Efforts to End Human Trafficking

Musician, author, activist, humanitarian and CEO Justin Dillon discusses the issue of human trafficking and the efforts he has made to put a stop to it.

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Kindness

Clothed in Compassion

Imagine how different our world might be if we got up each morning and wrapped ourselves in kindness before we left home. 

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