Stories of Hope

During difficult times, stories of hope help sustain and inspire us to never give up.

A woman waits in an airport, unaware her oldest friend is nearby.
God's Grace

Far from Home

Such a long trip for such a short stay

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Mysterious Ways editor Edward Grinnan
God's Grace

Mysterious Ways: Chance Encounter

A young woman on the verge of choosing a college has a life-changing experience.

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Heavenly angel
Children

A New Year's Promise

A worried mother receives an encouraging message.

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An artist's rendering of heavenly angels standing on guard
Angels

An Invisible Army of God's Angels

From the bedroom window she saw them, standing shoulder to shoulder around the house.

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General Omar Bradley
Positive Thinking

General Omar Bradley's Memorial Day Address

Revisit Gen. Omar Bradley's 1948 Memorial Day address at Long Meadow, Mass.

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Work Life

"Miss" Soccer Coach

An inspiring story about one determined Staten Island teacher

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Thomas Kinkade with one of his paintings
Finding Life Purpose

Seeker of Faith, Painter of Light

In Memoriam: A Guideposts classic story by artist Thomas Kinkade, who died on Good Friday 2012.

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Woman Shaking Hand With Man
Work Life

Treat People Right

The simple rule that turned an out-of-work mom into a successful entrepreneur.

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a menorah, which gave this family hope
Family

Latkes and Lights

They'd left everything behind escaping the Nazis, including their precious symbol of Hanukkah.

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Delilah
How We Help

Delilah's Drop of Hope

Radio host Delilah brought hope—and water—to an African camp, all because of an e-mail she received.

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