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."

Illustration of a prescription; Illustration by Coco Masuda

Someone Cares: Prescription for Kindness

Her kind words made this exhausted pharmacist’s day.

Illustration of man giving pancakes to neighbors; Illustration by Coco Masuda

Someone Cares: Hungry for Connection

His idea of reconnecting with neighbors through pancake parties became a great way to bring the community together.

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Miriam, Delilah and Nathenial Adams are surrounded by military care packages; photo by Todd Plitt

Spreading Kindness Around the World

Her twins showed her what can happen when you dare to dream big.

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Volunteer, from left: Mike and Janet Treemarki; Judi Coulter-Salazar, Carlos Salazar.

They Brought Thousands of Cookies to Uvalde

A Facebook cookie group brought cookies and comfort to a Texas community reeling from a school shooting.

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Ludwig Guttmann presents gold medal to Australian Paralympian Tony South in stories of hope

How Jewish Neurosurgeon Ludwig Guttmann Gave People Hope

The founder of the Paralympic Games also saved dozens of men from the Nazis.

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Chad Watts; photo courtesy Chad Watts

Everyday Greatness: For Veterans, Camaraderie Through Coffee

As one of the founders of Stars & Stripes Coffee, Chad Watts helps veterans find community, increase their income and transition into civilian life.

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An illustration of two jars with blessings and worries; Illustration by Coco Masuda

Someone Cares: More Blessed Than Stressed

Their blessings jar became a reminder to stay focused on the positive.

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Someone Cares: Safe in the Sun

By offering sunscreen to fend off the heat, she helped a onlooker undergoing chemotherapy.

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An illustration of a queue at a pizza shop; Illustration by Coco Masuda

Someone Cares: After You

An easy way to brighten a new father’s day was letting him get ahead in line.

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Someone Cares: Prompted to Pray

Her password prompts are prayer prompts that reminded her to pray for the needs of her own and others.

Author and journalist Mitch Albom; photo by Glenn Triest

Mitch Albom: 5 Spiritual Lessons

The best-selling author shares lessons he’s learned about the person God wants him—and each of us— to be.

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Mitchell Hollis, founder of Run For God; photo by Michael A. Schwarz

He Stopped Running from His Past to Head Toward God

He thought he knew what he was running for—until he figured out what he was running from.

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Katheryn Berlandi, granddaughter to Norman Vincent Peale; photo by Todd Plitt

Norman Vincent Peale's Granddaughter on His Lessons for Positive Living

Millions have learned life lessons from the writings of the Guideposts cofounder. She learned them at his knee.

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5 Famous Spiritual Leaders of the 20th Century

This documentarian examines the lives of five historic prophetic voices—from Reinhold Niebuhr to Howard Thurman—and shows what we can learn from them today.

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How Baking Cookies Changed Her Life

After struggling with addiction and homelessness, Janie Deegan splurged on a hand mixer. Now her signature pie crust cookies are selling out in New York City.

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A Chicago Dance School Teaches Kids in Ukraine Via Zoom

A Chicago Dance School Teaches Kids in Ukraine Via Zoom

The Hromovytsia Ukrainian Dance Ensemble offers children in Kyiv a respite from the grim realities of war.

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