Mysterious Ways

True stories of unexpected and wondrous experiences that reveal a hidden hand at work in our lives.

Divine smoke signals
Divine smoke signals
God's Grace

A Divine Smoke Signal

My aunt always warned me my bad habit would kill me…

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The Bulldozer that Saved the Day
The Bulldozer that Saved the Day
God's Grace

How Prayer Repaired a Busted Bulldozer

My first day back at work on the farm, I got some unexpected help…

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Mysterious Ways: A Guiding Light on the Yellow River
Mysterious Ways: A Guiding Light on the Yellow River
God's Grace

Mysterious Ways: A Guiding Light on the Yellow River

Our canoe was caught in a lightning storm. We needed shelter, fast.

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Mysterious Ways: An American in China
Mysterious Ways: An American in China
God's Grace

Mysterious Ways: An American in China

How did a 62-year-old widow from Southern California end up in the middle of China? Well, it’s a funny story…

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Making the perfect wedding
Making the perfect wedding
God's Grace

Mysterious Ways: The Perfect Wedding

My second marriage got off to a good start, thanks to a rummage sale find.

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The Cross in the Water
The Cross in the Water
God's Grace

Answered Prayer: The Cross in the Water

This classic story is excerpted from Guideposts' new book Mysterious Ways.

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A Star Student’s Most Important Lesson
A Star Student’s Most Important Lesson
God's Grace

National Crayon Day: An Inspiring Lesson

I was weary after 20 years of teaching. Until I was reminded why my job mattered.

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A Father’s Prayer for His Alcoholic Son
A Father’s Prayer for His Alcoholic Son
God's Grace

A Father’s Prayer for His Alcoholic Son

I’m not sure when Paul will stop falling. But I hope that he reads this and knows he’s not alone.

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Rabbi Yoel Gold of Beis Naftali in Los Angeles, California
Rabbi Yoel Gold of Beis Naftali in Los Angeles, California
God's Grace

Two Strangers, Bound by Prayer

Listen as Rabbi Yoel Gold of Beis Naftali in Los Angeles, California, shares the inspiring tale of an event that changed the very way he approaches prayer.

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 A Prayer for One Last Snowfall
 A Prayer for One Last Snowfall
Miracles

A Prayer for One Last Snowfall

My dying mother-in-law’s last wish was impossible to fulfill. Wasn’t it?

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