Stories of Hope

During difficult times, stories of hope help sustain and inspire us to never give up.
Lisa Workman and her rescue horse, Francie
Pets

How the Horse She Rescued Helped Her Find Herself Again

The little bay mare needed her. Taking her in turned out to be the best decision—for them both.

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When God speaks in unexpected ways
Stories of Faith

When God Speaks to Us in Unexpected Ways

Divine guidance often comes at unlikely times and places. Pay attention.

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Genelle Guzman-McMillan
God's Grace

She Was the Last One Rescued from the World Trade Center

In a story we first published in May 2002, this survivor credits God with her miraculous rescue from the rubble following the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

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A road with sunshine at the end.
Coping With Grief

Mourning and Moving On: Growing through Grief 

A pastor reflects on civil rights, loss and the Biblical case for coping with it all.

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A colorful hummingbird.
Pets

Unexpected Blessings: How Animals Bring Us Hope

From cats to hummingbirds to zoo animals, our Guideposts staff and contributors share their stories of unexpected creature comforts during this time of crisis.

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Devotions of Hope
Daily Devotions

17 Devotions of Hope to Help You Get Through the Pandemic

In this free eBook, the editors of Guideposts share how they’re weathering the Covid-19 crisis.

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Donna Winningham with Twister
Stories of Hope

The Newborn Chick Thought She Was His Mom

After a devastating tornado, caring for the miracle baby bird was a gift from God.

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An artist's rendering of an angel sitting on a beach.
Angels

An Angelic Fisherman Saved His Life

He had given up hope and wandered into the ocean. Then he heard somebody call his name.

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Guideposts editors and contest winners at the 2018 Writers Workshop
Tell Us Your Story

Guideposts' Writers Workshop Contest: Is This Your Year?

Enter the Guideposts Writers Workshop Contest and your dream could come true

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Photo courtesy Eric Wagner
God's Grace

How a Boat Named 'Amen' Saved Their Lives

Two teens prayed for safety while nearly drowning at sea. Then a boat miraculously appeared.  

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