Inspirational Stories

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

Heather Morehouse with one of her patients
Stories of Faith

Mercy Ships: Her Voyage of Healing

When a small-town nurse volunteers to help treat impoverished people in developing nations, she comes to understand that God heals suffering in a variety of ways.

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Be Inspired by Those Who Pray
Power of Prayer

Be Inspired by Those Who Pray

Stories of people who really know how to pray, inspiring and uplifting others as a result

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The Key to Finding Happiness at Work
Positive Living

The Key to Finding Happiness at Work

Jon Gordon says it's an "inside job."

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An artist's rendering of a grandmother hugging a soldier
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Hug a Soldier

A grandmother whose husband served in the Air Force makes it a point to thank active-duty personnel.

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An artists rendering of a box of cookies, ready to be mailed
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Bake Me a Blessing

A grateful daughter finds a sweet way to show gratitude to her 91-year-old mother, whose baking days are behind her.

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An artists rendering of a blank notebook of the type that Roberta gives away
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Say What?

Chance meetings with young parents give her the chance to share the best gift her mother ever gave her.

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A young woman smiles serenely as she colors in a coloring book
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Color Me Calm

A woman who struggles with depression and anxiety is introduced to a calming practice by a pal.

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An artist's rendering of a teenager with angel wings and a red hoodie
Coping With Illness

Incident on the Roof

After so many years of crash diets and food binges, I feared I was beyond help.

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The Promise stars Oscar Isaac and Charlotte Le Bon
Movies and TV

'The Promise' Loses Itself in a Love Story

The historical drama that tackles the Armenian Genocide of World War I can never fully deliver on its potential. 

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Oprah Winfrey and Henrietta Lacks, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Movies and TV

Oprah Winfrey and the Powerful Legacy of Henrietta Lacks

Winfrey's new film 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks' tells the true story of the woman whose cancerous cells changed the face of medicine.

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