Inspirational Stories

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

Ben Breedlove and the Angels

Do you believe in angels? This young man did—and he wasn’t afraid to let the world know.

Continue Reading
A still from Red Tails depicting three of the Tuskegee Airmen
Movies and TV

The Inspiring True Story Behind "Red Tails"

A new movie sheds light on the faith, friendship and fortitude of the trailblazing Tuskegee Airmen.

Continue Reading
A small flower pot containing African violets

Nurturing a Deeper Love

A modest Valentine's Day gift blossoms into something meaningful and inspiring.

Continue Reading
Stories of Hope blogger David Morris
Coping With Illness

Finding Faith and Hope in the "New Normal"

I’ve been reading some of the all-time most inspiring books of personal hope and faith; the latest on my list teaches about finding faith and meaning no matter what happens in life.

Continue Reading
Alison Thompson in Port-Au-Prince
Finding Life Purpose

How to Save the World

Passionate volunteer Alison Thompson tells you the five places that need your help the most.

Continue Reading
Positive Thinking blogger Amy Wong
Positive Thinking

Positive Thinking Tips: One Rule for Keeping Resolutions

How do you develop positive habits and positive change? Follow this one simple rule.

Continue Reading
Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Inspiring Stories

Canine Inspiration

Out of the blue, inspiration struck this week in the form of a great pet slideshow we all can learn from.

Continue Reading
a pedestrian road crossing where strangers became prayer partners

When Strangers Become Prayer Partners

In this excerpt from Extraordinary Answers to Prayer, amazing things happen when strangers unite in prayer.

Continue Reading
Lillie Shockney, breast cancer survivor

Shining the Light of Faith on Healing Journey

A breast-cancer survivor comforts and soothes those newly diagnosed with the disease.

Continue Reading
Kitty Slattery
Finding Life Purpose

My Adventure in Self-Publishing

A seasoned writer and book author finds a way to tell “the rest of the story.”

Continue Reading