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."

A woman calling an officer's mom and sharing her appreciation.

Someone Cares: Raised Right

She shares her appreciation of a helpful officer to his mother.

A green basket full of blooming daffodils.

Someone Cares: Happy May Day!

How her granddaughter made her remember the first day of May with a special gift.

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Donations are collected by students and volunteers at Fox High School in Arnold, Missouri, for flood victims.

Flooding in the Midwest: How You Can Help

Here’s how you could help the dozens of towns in the Midwest reeling from recent floods and storms

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Three colorful Easter eggs with inspirational messages written on them.

Someone Cares: Soul Food

Her messages shared the hope of Easter with the less fortunate.

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A green umbrella showing a happy frog.

Someone Cares: Singing in the Rain

This project collected umbrellas for those in need in their community.

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Three kitchenettes with various meals in hand.

Someone Cares: Soup’s On

A group of volunteers helps church members celebrate Easter with delicious lunches.

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A senior volunteer works at a food bank

5 Benefits for Seniors Who Volunteer

Although volunteering is fulfilling, there are other perks to giving back

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Members of the Sun City crew include (from left) Marilyn Navarro, Ken Ayers, Karen Leonard, Robert Leonard and Ted Stone.

Retirees to the Rescue: Senior Volunteers Staff Sun City's Emergency Crew

For this team of volunteers, retirement is an opportunity to save lives

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Aysa Branch

Asya Branch's Mission to Inspire Children of Incarcerated Parents

Browse our gallery of photos of Asya Branch, Miss Mississippi 2018, who works with children of incarcerated parents.

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A box full of care items and a note that says "we love you" attached to the lid.

Someone Cares: Box of Love

A pair of friends send a care package box to their friend in need.

A group of small town firefighters

They Said Yes: Heroes

Guideposts' new ebook, They Said Yes: Stories of Everyday Greatness, includes the story of the residents of a small midwestern town who worked together to help motorists who were stranded by a sudden blizzard.

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Strangers helping each other recycle.

Someone Cares: Kindness Recycled

As she helped others with their recyclables others followed suit.

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The Lent swear jar with cash inside.

Someone Cares: Good Words

A reminder to stop a bad habit for Lent ended up helping the homeless.

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A leprechaun's hat filled with green clovers.

Someone Cares: Sharing of the Green

Every March, she planted shamrock plants in honor of her dear friend.

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