Norman Vincent Peale

Norman Vincent Peale, author, minister, and founder of Guideposts, was a champion of the power of positive thinking, and he continues to inspire new generations with his legacy of inspiration and optimism.
How our problems can deepen our prayers and bring us closer to God.
Power of Prayer

Why Problems Are Good for Our Prayers

When troubles arise, they can lead us back into the arms of a loving and gracious God.

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A granddaughter remembers Norman Vincent Peale's compassionate family doctor on Christmas Eve.
People Helping People

Compassion on Christmas Eve

When Norman Vincent Peale died, he was surrounded by love, family and a very special doctor.

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Guideposts: A woman gazes thoughtful out a window.
Healing

Turning Worry into Faith and Action

Worry won't get you far. But taking action in faith will.

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26 Days of Advent with Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale

Day 26: Angels in Joseph's Dreams

 

On this, the 26th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale reminds of the guidance God provides us through his angels, if only we will be obedient...

Here's wishing a very merry Christmas to you and yours from all of us at Guideposts!

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23 Days of Advent with Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale

Day 25: A Story of Christmas Love

 

On this, the 25th day of Advent, we share a story from Norman Vincent Peale about a Christmas miracle he witnessed many years ago...

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23 Days of Advent with Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale

Day 24: Mary and the Angel

 

On this 24th day of Advent, we share a devotion from Norman Vincent Peale that reminds us that Mary, when visited by an angel and told that she would bear a son named Jesus, accepted her role without question or doubt...

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23 Days of Advent with Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale

Day 23: The Blessing Tree

 

On this 23rd day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale tells of a nontraditional Christmas tree that communicated the spirit of the season more than any other...

Here's wishing a very merry Christmas to you and yours from all of us at Guideposts!

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23 Days of Advent with Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale

Day 22: A Message from Mrs. Douse

 

On this, the 22nd day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale shares a moving tale of a humble woman of modest means who knew—and shared—the greatest riches to be had...

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23 Days of Advent with Guideposts founder Norman Vincent Peale

Day 21: Angels and the Star of Bethlehem

 

On this, the 21st day of Advent, we share a devotion from Norman Vincent Peale that explores what it is that angels can teach us, at Christmas and all the year round...

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