Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.
Woman exercising and praying on a stationary bike.
Coping With Illness

An Exercise for Body and Soul

This prayer tip helped me lose weight and get closer to God.

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Jennie Ivey and her husband George are awed by fireflies
Emotional and Mental Health

Finding Time for Life's Tiny Blessings

A swarm of bright little bugs inspire a busy mom to recall what's important in life.

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Inspiring Stories

A Lazy Inspiring Blog

Sometimes laziness is a good thing. My thoughts get lazy, and that is sometimes my best time to think.

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musical notes from a hymn
Coping With Grief

Mysterious Ways: Right on Cue

I missed my parents so much. If only they could be here with me again.

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Karyl Christ's poodle, Casey

A Wayward Poodle and an Answered Prayer

Who better to find a missing pooch than a diligent doggie detective?

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An older mother surrounded by two daughters

A Mother's Day Tribute

Watch our online celebration: A Tribute to Motherhood and share it with the special moms in your life.

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Christian Hendricks with his mother, Carla

A Familial Bond, Forged in Faith

A young mother prays for a way to connect with her newly adopted son.

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Author Debbie Macomber
Devotions for Women

The Angelic Breakfast Club

Best-selling author Debbie Macomber reflects on the earth angels in her life.

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Courtney Walsh

The Power of Stories

How a small-town experience and a love of scrapbooking inspired a Christian fiction series.

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Julie Ziglar Norman
Positive Living

Inspired to Be the Best You

It took a while before she understood the advice of her father, Zig Ziglar.

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