Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.
Colin Firth (left) and Geoffrey Rush in a scene from The King's Speech

Inspired by 'The King's Speech'

Anne Simpkinson shares her thoughts on this inspiring film and what it tells us about realizing our own potential.

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A Tuskegee Airman's Inspiring Story
Finding Life Purpose

A Tuskegee Airman's Inspiring Story

"Red Tails," a film about the Tuskegee Airmen, opens this weekend. Watch as Sam Henderson, a real-life member of that pioneering group of men, tells his inspiring story.

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Alison Sweeney shares positive thinking tips
Positive Thinking

Be a Better You!

Want to start the New Year off right? The host of The Biggest Loser shares her tips.

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Mary, Pat and Jacques Pierre
Dogs

First Responder

Why wouldn't my friend's Maltipoo leave me alone?

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Christmas Angel Tree
Inspiring Stories

Christmas Angel Tree

Enjoy this tour of the angels gracing the Christmas tree at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Those simple handmade ornaments will always be Nancy and Andy's favorites.
Living With Cancer

Living with Cancer: A Mother Holds On to Hope

It's hard to stay strong when your son has leukemia.

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Angelic announcement about birth of grandson
Angels

An Angelic Announcement

In this excerpt from His Mysterious Ways, a grandmother-to-be is comforted by a heavenly angel.

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Inspiring story of catcher Bengie Molina
Sports

The Biggest Heart in Baseball

Bengie Molina is a winner wherever he plays

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Inspiring Stories

A Week of Inspiration

This was a week of inspirational stories around the world—and at Guideposts.

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A Love Story for the Ages
Movies and TV

A Love Story for the Ages

Watch the inspiring story of two adults with Down syndrome who fell in love and got married.

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