Stories of Faith

Author, teacher and pastor Francis Chan; photo courtesy Francis Chan

3 Questions: Francis Chan

The pastor and best-selling author on overcoming divisiveness, the power of the Lord’s Prayer and the hope of a brand new year.

Mourning a mother

A Pastor Searches for Words to Say at His Mother's Funeral

After years of officiating at services for others, struggling to make sense of his own loss.

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Matt Brown preaching

How the Enneagram Can Be Helpful in Your Faith Journey

Pastor Matt Brown explores this ancient tool of wisdom in A Book Called YOU.

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Lessons on Fatherhood from the Story of Joseph

We can learn so much about parenting and faith from the biblical father, who raised God’s only Son. 

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How to remember your dreams

3 Ways to Remember Your Dreams

Dreams are one way God speaks to us—here’s how to explore His message.

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Holiday de-stressing

This Holiday Season, How to Find the Blessings of De-Stressing

The pressure to prepare for upcoming celebrations has already begun. Where to turn?

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An illustration of three doves perched on tree branches; ILLUSTRATION BY LUCY CARTWRIGHT

How Their Holy Land Trip Fostered Peace and Goodwill

A fleeting interaction involving a Christian grandmother, a Muslim grandmother, a Jewish mother and an adopted girl in Jerusalem’s Old City.

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A view through an airplane window at the wing and the puffy clouds beyond

An Excerpt from Daily Guideposts 2022: Here Comes the Sun

In this excerpt from Daily Guideposts 2022, we are reminded that even in the stormiest of times, God is with us.

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Sarah Jakes Roberts; photo by Brian Freeman

3 Questions: Sarah Jakes Roberts

The best-selling author, pastor and motivational speaker on overcoming negativity and second (and third!) chances. 

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Keep the Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: Love Thy Neighbor

Guideposts' VP of Ministries reminds us that in difficult times, it's important to remember to do two things: Love God and love your neighbor.

Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries; photo by Todd Plitt

Keeping the Faith: The Power of a Thank-You

Guideposts’ Vice President of Ministries reminds us of the importance of gratitude—for both large and small blessings.

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Guideposts Daily Planner

5 Ways to Use a Daily Planner to Grow Your Faith

Schedule time to connect with God and strengthen your prayer practice.

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A woman prays

The Hardest Part

Sometimes God calls us to wait and not act. Our job is to continue to ...

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Couple grieving

When Faith Empowers Us to Endure the Impossible

If anger, resentment and bitterness beckon, it’s God’s love that can answer.

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Rick Hamlin with his father's Bible; photo by Jim Anness

A Handwritten Prayer Gave Him a Deeper Understanding of His Late Father

He thought he knew his father well: his devotion to family, his solid faith. A slip of paper in a forgotten Bible revealed more.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries

Guideposts' 50th Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer

Ty'Ann Brown, VP of Ministries, invites you to take part in Guideposts' 50th Annual Good Friday Day of Prayer on April 2, 2021.

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