Mother

Whether you call her Mom, Mama, Ma, or your own pet name, your mother is a precious woman because she gave you the ultimate gift--your life.
Illustration of a dolphin
Angels

A Heavenly Dolphin Encounter

It was her family's first summer trip without her mom...or was it?

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A mother gets her daughter ready for school.
Advice for Caregivers

For Working Mothers of Young Children, Job Flexibility is Gold

It isn’t easy to find a balance between work and family, but it doesn’t have to be a pipe dream.

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The Miraculous Return of Her Mother's Locket
God's Grace

The Miraculous Return of Her Mother's Locket

She mourned the loss of the beloved piece of jewelry, until a heaven-sent coincidence brought it home.

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Dusty Gibson's mother's bible
God's Grace

A Lost Family Heirloom's Long Journey Home

Her mom's beloved Bible had been lost for years, until an old acquaintance miraculously stumbled upon it. 

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries
Faith and Prayer

Keep the Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: How a Mother's Love Is Like God's Love

With Mother's Day nearly upon us, Guideposts' VP of Ministries compares a mother's love to God's love for us.

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Peggy Frezon
Healing

A Miracle Healed Roberta Messner of Pain and Addiction

After decades of coping with an incurable disease and a reliance on opioids, her suffering ended almost overnight.

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An adult daughter embraces her senior mother
Alzheimer's and Dementia

5 Tips for Caring for a Parent with Alzheimer's

Ruth Drew of the Alzheimer’s Association shares advice, including how to build a support network and taking time for yourself.  

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A caregiver comforts an Alzheimer's patient
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

The Angels Who Carried His Mother Home

Summoned to his mother's hospice bedside, Guideposts' Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan learned that she was in good hands for her homeward journey.

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A woman in her golden years using a laptop to video chat.
Aging Parents

Honoring Your Mom on Mother’s Day Even if You Can’t Be Together

Discover how to work with your mother’s caregivers to make her day special

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An artist's rendering of a hen with chicks around her.
Pets

Their Beloved Hen Finally Became a Mother

The broody hen never had chicks of her own. But she miraculously accepted a brood of newborn chicks and raised them as her own.  

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