Inspirational Stories

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

Beautiful bouquet of red roses
Work Life

Did Someone Order Roses?

I'd prayed for a sign that I should take the new job.

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An older man greets his caregiver with a smile and a handshake.
Aging Parents

The Making of a Caregiver

Helping others make this retiree discover personal success.

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Celebrity chef, author and television personality Rachael Ray
Positive Living

Guideposts Classics: Rachael Ray's 7 Tips for Great Cooking—and Personal Happiness

In this story from August 2004, the popular celebrity chef offers her secrets to a 30-minute meal and a happy life

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Sports

The 300th Win

The inspiring story behind Phil Niekro's emotional victory

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Illustration: A young woman makes a call while an impatient saleswoman stews.
Family

Mama and the Silver Comet

The sweet inspirational story of how a formal dress stopped a train dead in its tracks.

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