Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.

The power of dream
The power of dream
Motivational Stories

A Boy’s Big Dream Comes True

TV executive Sam Haskell shares his story of not giving up on a boyhood hope.

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Actress Ann-Margret
Actress Ann-Margret
Movies and TV

Throwback Thursday: Ann-Margret on Placing Trust in God

In this story from September 2005, actress Ann-Margret shares how an accident she suffered onstage taught her to have faith that He was watching over her.

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Heather Morehouse with one of her patients
Heather Morehouse with one of her patients
Stories of Faith

Mercy Ships: Her Voyage of Healing

When a small-town nurse volunteers to help treat impoverished people in developing nations, she comes to understand that God heals suffering in a variety of ways.

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Be Inspired by Those Who Pray
Power of Prayer

Be Inspired by Those Who Pray

Stories of people who really know how to pray, inspiring and uplifting others as a result

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An artists rendering of a blank notebook of the type that Roberta gives away
An artists rendering of a blank notebook of the type that Roberta gives away
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Say What?

Chance meetings with young parents give her the chance to share the best gift her mother ever gave her.

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The Key to Finding Happiness at Work
Positive Living

The Key to Finding Happiness at Work

Jon Gordon says it's an "inside job."

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An artists rendering of a box of cookies, ready to be mailed
An artists rendering of a box of cookies, ready to be mailed
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Bake Me a Blessing

A grateful daughter finds a sweet way to show gratitude to her 91-year-old mother, whose baking days are behind her.

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An artist's rendering of a grandmother hugging a soldier
An artist's rendering of a grandmother hugging a soldier
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Hug a Soldier

A grandmother whose husband served in the Air Force makes it a point to thank active-duty personnel.

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A young woman smiles serenely as she colors in a coloring book
A young woman smiles serenely as she colors in a coloring book
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Color Me Calm

A woman who struggles with depression and anxiety is introduced to a calming practice by a pal.

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An artist's rendering of a teenager with angel wings and a red hoodie
An artist's rendering of a teenager with angel wings and a red hoodie
Coping With Illness

Incident on the Roof

After so many years of crash diets and food binges, I feared I was beyond help.

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