Inspirational Stories

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

Never Too Late to Learn

One man had to overcome his pride before he could overcome a lifelong obstacle.

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Ron Santo, during his playing days with the Cubs
Sports

Ron Santo's Secret on the Field

His inspiring story about sharing the truth with his teammates

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Nurse Nonna Bullock had hope and faith after Katrina
Finding Life Purpose

A Nurse's Faith Following Katrina

After Katrina, this nurse couldn't stop thinking about New Orleans. Her hope and faith is what brought her there to help.

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Sports

Torii Hunter's Baseball Dream

The Angels center fielder tells his inspiring story of overcoming harship to live his dream.

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Claire Guthrie, her son Michael and dog Rosie
Dogs

Rosie, Dog of Hope

How a chocolate Lab healed a child who couldn't speak.

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