Peace

Peace in the world and peace in your heart are part of the same yearning for wholeness, connection, and calm. Pursue peace every day, and your life will be all the richer for your effort.
John Wooden quotes, Guideposts
Positive Living

In Memory of John Wooden

One man's long-ago encounter with the legendary basketball coach still bears blessings.

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Devotional writer, Katie Ganshert
Prayer Stories

Pray Away Your Worries

Make a daily list of your worries and truly live Philippians 4:6.

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The Mississippi River. Photo by Shawnelle Eliasen.
Emotional and Mental Health

Being Still

In the midst of gut-wrenching worry, the Lord longs for me to be still, calm and free.

 

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Actress Irene Dunne
Movies and TV

Guideposts Classics: Irene Dunne on Her Faith Journey

In this story from December 1951, beloved actress Irene Dunne likens her walk with God to a refreshing and restorative trip.

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Sherry holds up one of the brightly colored notes from her smile jar.
Managing Life Changes

The Smile Jar

She was having a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year...but the year wasn't yet over.

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Alden Solovy
Power of Prayer

To Pray Is To Remember

Prayer makes holiness as real and alive and present as starlight and thunder.

 

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Nancy and Sherial at their ShadeTree Bowls & Things workshop
Emotional and Mental Health

Soul Spoon

A worried woman, a wood-carver husband, and the simple thing that calmed her.

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Heart shape cloud on an amazing sunset.
Devotions for Women

See Jesus in Your Daily Life

The Bible promises that those who search for Him with all of their hearts will find Him.

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Are you a prayer warrior? Photo by B-C-Designs, Thinkstock.
Power of Prayer

On-Call Prayer Warrior

Sometimes your prayer could be the difference between life and death.

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Edie Melson's cat, Emily Dickinson.
Military Outreach Stories

Don’t Fear the Stillness

How a cat led the way back to spending quiet time with God.

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