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.
Teen girls and boys. Photo from 123RF(r).
Teenagers

13 and Dating

Are you allowing your teen daughter to date at an early age? Here are a few things to consider.

 

Continue Reading
a couple having marriage problems
Marriage

Do You Need Marital Bliss Bootcamp?

If your “I do’s” could use a tuneup, here are tips to keep your marriage fit and healthy.

Continue Reading
Pray like Jesus. Photo Zoonar RF, Thinkstock.
Request Prayer

Be Like Jesus–Pray for Others

When I get too wrapped up in my own problems, it’s a relief to pray for someone else. 

Continue Reading
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.

Continue Reading
Devotional writer, Katie Ganshert
Prayer Stories

Pray Away Your Worries

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

Continue Reading
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.

 

Continue Reading
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.

Continue Reading
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.

Continue Reading
Alden Solovy
Power of Prayer

To Pray Is To Remember

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

 

Continue Reading
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.

Continue Reading