Stories of Hope

During difficult times, stories of hope help sustain and inspire us to never give up.
Kris Freeman in training
Coping With Illness

An Olympian's Battle with Diabetes

Skier Kris Freeman didn't let diabetes prevent him from pursuing his Olympic dreams.

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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

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

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

Latkes and Lights

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

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