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Rodney Smith Jr. brings Christmas cheer to the homeless

A Christmas Angel Hits the Road

Rodney Smith Jr., familiar to Angels on Earth readers, travels the country delivering holiday cheer to the homeless.

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Peggy Rowe's mom with the Orioles' ball girls, mascot and pitcher Kerry Ligtenberg

The Baltimore Orioles Stepped Up to the Plate for This Longtime Fan

She didn't share her 90-year-old mother's passion for baseball, but when her mom fell and broke her hip, Peggy was grateful for the local team's support.

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The blessings of giving to others.

Why Giving Matters

The rewards of helping those in need far outweigh the cost to your pocketbook.

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Angel sighting

A Morning Angel Sighting

A new job, a new commute to work, a new angel.

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Apollo 8 astronauts James Lovell, William Anders and Frank Borman (from left)

Merry Christmas from the Moon: An Inspiring Message of Hope and Faith

On December 24, 1968, the crew of Apollo 8, while orbiting the moon, shared an inspiring Christmas message with the world.

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A Guideposts staffer shares a Christmas memory

Guideposts Staffers Share What Christmas Means to Them

Four Guideposts staffers read from Guideposts' The Joys of Christmas 2018 and share their favorite memories of the season.

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Hanukkah candles

How Hanukkah Teaches Us to Cast the World in Positive Light

The “Festival of Lights” builds from darkness into bright beauty.

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Smiling at a store clerk

Simple Ways to Spread Holiday Cheer

A kind word, a smile or simply listening may deliver a message of love and grace to those in need.

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The bread of life

Unexpectedly Finding the Bread of Life

A Sunday afternoon full of good art, good food and revelations of Jesus.

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Wax Buffalo candle creator Alicia with her kids [from left]: Navy, Oxley and Satchel

Her Grandmother's Love of Candles Inspired Her to Launch a Business

She lost her job just when her baby needed surgery, but her grandmother gave her hope.

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An illustration of a woman in a holiday sweater holding her a large dish of spaghetti and meatballs.

Someone Cares: Helping of Love

Along with selling her mother's belongings, she shared her mother's legacy of helping others.

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An illustration of a baggie with an assortment of candy tied with a red bow.

Someone Cares: Sweetheart

She was inspired by a woman couponing with a sweet purpose.

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