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Mother Teresa

Mother Teresa: Doing Small Things with Great Love

Mother Teresa impacted the lives of people around the world, from every walk of life. Here are stories from three Americans who encountered her.

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Sandy Blair, founder of Operation WEBS

Sandy Blair on Helping Military Women Transition to Civilian Life

After experiencing her own struggles in transitioning away from the military, she came up with a way to help other women have an easier time of it.

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Mixed-media artist Lynn Colwell

Painter Lynn Colwell on Sharing Her Gifts

The mixed-media artist paints in a variety of styles and gives away her works for free, asking only a small donation to charity.

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An artist's rendering of a medical professional wearing his portrait.

Someone Cares: Face Time

Her project provides wearable portraits for medical personnel to connect with Covid-19 patients.

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An artists rendering of a decorated door with a bee and "kind" written.

Someone Cares: Sweet Art

Make your home and neighborhood brighter by decorating your doors and windows.

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Diverse group holding hands.

5 Ways Churches Can Thrive by Embracing Diversity

Across the nation a variety of churches are taking concrete steps to become more inclusive.

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Alex Trebek

Alex Trebek Donates $500K to Faith-Based Non-Profit for Homeless Seniors

The award-winning television host’s contribution will go toward the construction of Hope of the Valley’s next homeless shelter.

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A mural of George Floyd on a wall along Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado

Guideposts' Response to George Floyd’s Death and the Worldwide Protests

Guideposts is committed to including the voices of more Black authors in our content and supporting prayer and conversations to promote understanding.

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Heart-shaped pizza

Pizzeria Owner Turns Robbery into Opportunity to Help Struggling Families

The kind gesture has helped dozens of families experiencing food insecurity as a result of the pandemic.

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Baker and humanitarian Michael Platt

Everyday Greatness: A Teenage Baker Fights Hunger

Michael Platt of Maryland bakes sweet treats to help the less fortunate.

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Teen baker Michael Platt

A Young Baker Gives Back

Michael Platt, 14-year-old owner of Michaels Desserts, has an inspiring business plan: for every sweet treat he sells, he gives one to the less fortunate.

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Oprah, Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson

How Celebrities Are Giving Back During the Pandemic

These pop stars, athletes and actors are doing their part to contribute to Covid-19 relief efforts. 

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