True Stories of Answered Prayer

Gina Locklear oversees every step of sock manufacturing at the Emi-G Knitting mill

Could She Find Her Calling and Save the Family Business?

Her hometown's primary industry was fading fast; was there something she could do make Fort Payne, Alabama, the Sock Capital of the World once again?

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A Treasure Hunt of Answered Prayer

A Treasure Hunt of Answered Prayer

A Christmas treasure hunt is an answer to prayer.

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When a homeless guy prayed for me on the subway

When the Homeless Guy Prayed for Me

An unusual meeting on the subway results in a prayer for everyone.

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A Borrowed Answered Prayer

A Borrowed Answered Prayer

A token of God's love and care is comfort to two strangers.

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What Prayer Can Do: Too Much to Ask

What Prayer Can Do: Too Much to Ask

When a family brings their wants and needs to God, the response is nothing short of miraculous.

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Laughter Prayer

Can Laughter Be a Prayer?

In the Old Testament, when Sarah laughed at the angel who said she'd bear a child in her old age, was she also praying?

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The mystery in how God does His work.

Letting God Do His Work as We Do Ours

Most of God’s work happens quietly, changing hearts and minds and lives in ways we can’t see.

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What Prayer Can Do: Safe in the Storm

What Prayer Can Do: Safe in the Storm

She prayed for her son's protection from the raging storm outside, and it was a good thing she did...

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Learning to trust God in times of stress.

Learning to Trust God

Just when you panic and think God hasn't heard your prayers, you get the answer.

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Weird prayers that got answered

When God Answers Weird Prayers

Some prayers may seem silly or strange or contrary to belief. Outside the box. Pray them anyway.

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Actor Ricardo Montalban on the power of prayer

Guideposts Classics: Ricardo Montalban on the Power of Prayer

In this story from April 1979, actor Ricardo Montalban shares how he came to better understand how we are to approach God through prayer.

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How to ask God to answer your prayers.

4 Ways to Ask God to Answer Your Prayers

When it comes to building your case, there are no better instructions than in the Bible.

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Prayer for a Snow Angel

My Prayer for a Snow Angel

Proof that God cares about our smallest needs.

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Pray hungry. One woman's story of how fasting led to an answered prayer.

Pray Hungry

A prompt to fast on behalf of a hard-drinking dad leads to an answered prayer.

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