Recovery

Everyone suffers, whether it's from illness, emotional distress, or addiction. Recovery is the place of healing where you can come back to a state of wholeness.
What to do when fear and panic stop us.
Emotional and Mental Health

When Fear Stops Us

In distress, turn to the Lord. What feels impossible will become possible.

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What happens when a doctor takes a leap of faith?
Healing

A Doctor’s Leap of Faith

Assistant Editor Dan Hoffman considers the ways doctors go beyond the logic of medicine.

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Guideposts: Singer Natalie Cole
Addiction and Recovery

Remembering Natalie Cole

The loss of her father, beloved singer and pianist Nat "King" Cole, haunted this Grammy-winning singer for 19 years until she was forced to make a life-or-death decision.

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Share your story. It could heal or inspire someone. Or change someone's life.
Healing

Share Your Story

You can heal by telling your story. You can fight back. You can change a life.

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Guideposts: Two men's hands clasp in a show of support and strength
America's Angels

How Volunteers of America Helped Save This Veteran

A U.S. Army veteran shares how he struggled to adapt to civilian life after being deployed during Desert Storm. Thankfully, Volunteers of America was there to lend a helping hand.

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Actor Richard Dreyfuss received a very myserious visitor while in substance abuse recovery.
God's Grace

The Mysterious Girl He Saw

While in the grips of addiction to cocaine and other substances, Richard Dreyfuss' life was turned around by visits from a child no one else could see.

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Earl Smith brought healing and forgiveness to prison at San Quentin.
Addiction and Recovery

The Powerful Story of Golden State Warriors Chaplain Earl Smith

Before he was known as chaplain of the Golden State Warriors, Earl Smith faced a wrenching challenge when he came face to face with the man who shot him.

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Danny Simmons is now sober and inspired to create acclaimed works of art
Addiction and Recovery

My Moment of Truth in Rehab

Life is about choices. Artist Danny Simmons didn’t realize the choice he would have to make.

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Kim and Krickitt Carpenter, real couple behind the movie The Vow
Marriage

Love Stories We Love: Kim and Krickitt

The Carpenters share their inspiring true story behind the movie The Vow

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Heidi Siefkas
God's Grace

Somebody Else's Life

A freak accident opened her eyes to the blessings that had been showered upon her.

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