Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.
Catherina and her feisty foal named Renaissance.
Pets

A Horse Named Ren Gave Her a Chance to Be Reborn

Catherine Madera’s passion for horses seemed to fade as middle age set in. She began to think that part of her life was over for good…until a feisty foal named Ren came along. Meet Ren below and read the full story here. If you’d like to see more stories like this, check out All Creatures magazine.

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Legendary musician Aretha Franklin
Stories of Hope

Remembering Aretha Franklin: The Queen of Soul

Writer Brooke Obie remembers interviewing iconic singer and activist Aretha Franklin in 2013.

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Cat and chicken huddle together during fire
Cats

Cat and Chicken Help Each Other Survive California Wildfire

While the fire raged, two creatures found comfort in each other.

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A woman walks on the path to take out a large garbage bin for her neighbor.
America's Angels

Someone Cares: Good Neighbor Policy

These small acts of kindness she does to help her neighbors out always makes them smile.

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An outstretched hand offering BookBucks.
America's Angels

Someone Cares: Stop, Shop and Read

The kids at this school learn about smart spending and book recycling from this handy resource called the Bookstop.

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A blue basket full of assorted fresh muffins.
America's Angels

Someone Cares: Sweet Memories

He kept his wife's memory alive through her sweet treats.

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Ruth Graham: What My Father Taught Me
Stories of Hope

Ruth Graham: What My Father Taught Me

When author Ruth Graham's marriage crumbled, her father showed her what what God's love feels like.

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Monica and David share their love story.
Movies and TV

Monica & David: A Love Story

Reel Inspiration takes a look at a inspiring film about two people with Down syndrome who found true love.

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Traveling
Travel

Traveling Mercies

How a kind hotel employee came to the rescue for a traveler far from home

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Nelson Mandela
Stories of Hope

How Nelson Mandela Found Hope

During the South African leader’s 27 years in prison, he was inspired by the writings of Norman Vincent Peale.

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