Inspirational Stories

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

A life filled with the love of dogs, compassion and joy.
A life filled with the love of dogs, compassion and joy.
Books

Dogs, Faith and Mystery

Always By My Side shares how dogs helped fill a life with love, joy and compassion.

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Valerie Herskowitz behind the counter at the Chocolate Spectrum
Valerie Herskowitz behind the counter at the Chocolate Spectrum
Special Needs Children

She Created Jobs for Her Son and Other Autistic Adults

A mother finds a path to give her autistic son a purpose in his adult life.

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Laura Boggs and her daughter Maggie
Laura Boggs and her daughter Maggie
Stories of Hope

Snark No More: She Gave Up Sarcasm for Lent

A woman who too often turned to sarcastic judgement of other people shares how her daughter convinced her to give up "snark" for Lent. Look for Laura's story in the March 2017 edition of Guideposts.

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A friend whose life, even death, was filled with hope.
A friend whose life, even death, was filled with hope.
Friends

Hope in Life And Death

Admiration for a friend whose life always held onto the promises of God through faith.

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Dorothy Vaughan, Katherine Johnson and Mary Jackson
Dorothy Vaughan, Katherine Johnson and Mary Jackson
Finding Life Purpose

Black History Month: Inspiring Black Americans

All month long, Guideposts.org recognized the courageous, inventive and revolutionary African Americans who changed the course of history and made a lasting contribution to the world. Many of them became famous for being the first in their field, for fighting for their rights, standing up against injustice or for their talent and achievements in the arts. Here are some American figures we should be celebrating all year long. 

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An angel who bakes cakes
An angel who bakes cakes
Inspiring Stories

An Angel Who Bakes

A morning commute is brightened by an uplifting article about the pastry chef for God’s Love We Deliver.

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Celebrating camo green on Valentine's Day
Celebrating camo green on Valentine's Day
Military Families

10 Reasons to Love Our Military

In this season of Valentine’s red and pink, some military green

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Love Skywriting Forever Stamp
Love Skywriting Forever Stamp
Inspiring Stories

Love Is in the Air with the New Forever Stamp

The U.S. Postal Service reveals a new stamp and it's all about love.

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Grace smiles for the camera as she helps those in need.
Grace smiles for the camera as she helps those in need.
Living Longer, Living Better

Amazing Grace: A Nursing Assistant Makes a Difference

Grace understands that helping others and having a positive outlook on life will return with love in the future.

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Simple ways to show love.
Simple ways to show love.
Marriage

Simple Ways to Show Love

As Valentine’s Day approaches, little gifts that don’t cost a lot, if anything.

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