Inspirational Stories

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

Jamie Moyer's Off-Field Motivation

One pitcher's inspiring story of helping families affected by drug abuse

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The power of positive thinking
Positive Thinking

Positive Thinking Practice: Be a Problemsolver

How to harness the power of positive thinking to help solve problems in your life.

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Ruby Bridges Hall
Positive Living

One Student's Faith in 1960

In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, we're sharing an inspiring story of strength during school integration.

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An artist's rendering of Pauline in the cemetary
Emotional and Mental Health

At Home on Memorial Day

A woman discovers a kinship with a town she never thought she'd connected to.

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Guideposts: A welcome mat at a house's front door
God's Grace

A Thanksgiving Feast of Hope

Mrs. Mellow's dinner was the hope these homeless men needed.

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Work Life

"Miss" Soccer Coach

An inspiring story about one determined Staten Island teacher

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Sports

It Takes a Team to Win

The inspiring story behind the Tampa Bay Rays' journey to the playoffs

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Memorial Day Heroes and their inspiring stories
Military Families

Memorial Day: A Time for Heroes

In this Guideposts classic story, a teenager learns the importance of Memorial Day.

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Clasped hands in a hospital room: evidence of the healing power of prayer
Power of Prayer

Healing Prayer Brought a Miracle

A woman dying of liver failure is miraculously resurrected by the power of prayer.

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Thomas Kinkade with one of his paintings
Finding Life Purpose

Seeker of Faith, Painter of Light

In Memoriam: A Guideposts classic story by artist Thomas Kinkade, who died on Good Friday 2012.

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