Mysterious Ways

True stories of unexpected and wondrous experiences that reveal a hidden hand at work in our lives.
Four pies that competed in the Mysterious Ways pie bake-off.
Miracles

The Mysterious Power of Pie

It’s only fitting, writes guest blogger Diana Aydin, that as we celebrate the season of wonder, we receive surprise blessings.

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A Thanksgivukkah Menurkey; illustration credit: http://www.karmabee.com/
Miracles

A Once-in-a-Lifetime Thanksgivukkah

Don’t treat this Thanksgiving like any other—it’s a very rare blessing.

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Guideposts and Mysterious Ways editors in Tucson for the Writers Workshop
Miracles

God's Mysterious, Yet Perfect, Timing

It was nothing like the evening I’d had in mind, writes Mysterious Ways guest blogger Diana Aydin. It was better.

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Mysterious Ways assistant editor Daniel Kessel's father's car-themed birthday
Inspiration

Inspiring Colleagues to the Rescue

In this guest blog, Daniel Kessel talks about the unexpected ways his colleagues have helped him, even beyond the office.

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a single, lit votive candle
Coping With Grief

The Candle That Answered a Prayer

In a moment of darkness, on the night before Thanksgiving, a daughter finds comfort in the unlikeliest of places…

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The weeping beach tree secret space on the campus of Cornell University
Angels

The Mysteries of Secret Spaces

In this guest blog, Diana Aydin says she's enchanted by those quiet spots that are perfect for meditation, prayer or reflection.

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Child in a Halloween pumpkin costume in a field of pumpkins
Miracles

Do You Believe in Halloween?

Is a day when ghosts and goblins roam the streets harmless fun... or something frightening?

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A Lost Bunny sign posted to Instagram that helped a little boy find his toy
Miracles

The Right Post at the Right Time

Sometimes social media can lead to truly inspiring connections in our lives.

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a packed-up office with box of belongings.
Managing Life Changes

Mysterious Ways: Losing Her Job Was a Godsend

God, why is this happening to me now? I thought when I left the office for the last time.

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Street artist Banksy's mobile garden in the back of a delivery truck in New York
Miracles

Unexpected Beauty All Around Us

The street artist Banksy, like others before him, makes us look for beauty in the most unexpected places.

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