Sister

A sister is a precious gift, a lifelong friend, a keeper of family memories, and a companion through the years of your family's growth.
Actress Glenn Close on the red carpet.
Coping With Illness

Do You Know Someone Living with Mental Illness?

In this 2010 Guideposts story, actress Glenn Close shares what it’s like having a loved one who has bi-polar disorder and explains why we need to destigmatize mental illness.

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Kim (in red) with her sister, Karen, and their dogs, Cooper and Bentley
Caregiving

Early-onset Alzheimer's: A Sister's Caregiving Journey

Her twin sister had always been strong. Now that her twin was dealing with Alzheimer's, it was her turn to be the strong one.

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The sisterhood of military moms.
Military Outreach Stories

The Sisterhood of Military Moms

A heartfelt salute to a community of moms who support one another through thick and thin.

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Full House
Movies and TV

9 TV Siblings Who Taught Us the Meaning of Family

In celebration of National Siblings Day, we've rounded up some of the greatest familial duos, trios and broods to grace the small screen.

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Dominique (left) and Jen, reunited
God's Grace

Jen Bricker's Miraculous Family Reunion

The acrobat, author and motivational speaker had looked up to gymnast Dominque Moceneau since childhood, not knowing she had a stronger connection to her hero than she could have dreamed.

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How cat gave advice about apartment hunting in New York City.
Cats

A Message of Hope from a Cat Named Seth

Timely feline advice on the stress of apartment hunting in New York City.

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Two sisters support each other at a SoulCycle spinning class.
God's Grace

Divine Intervention for SoulCycle Sisters

She wanted to fly in to cycle with her younger siblingbut it would take a miracle.

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Beth Thompson with two of her siblings, ca. 1959.
Family

Family Photos

On National Siblings Day, we asked our Facebook fans to share family photos. We've collected a few favorites and hope these pictures bring back fond family memories.

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A pink orchid blossom sits on top of ashes
Managing Life Changes

Beauty in Ashes

When her sister's house burns down, a woman learns something about God's grace and mysterious ways.

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Jeanne Kremers
Living With Cancer

A Cancer Patient Learns to Accept Help

She wanted to be brave about her cancer. And she didn't want to be fussed over.

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