Alcoholism

DeVon Franklin poses with the landmark Hollywood sign behind him.
Addiction and Recovery

DeVon Franklin on Greenlighting Faith

This movie producer achieved success not on his own terms, but on God's.

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan's dog, Millie
Addiction and Recovery

RIP George Jones, Alcoholic

Jones is an accurate face of the disease of alcoholism, of relapse and denial. His struggles were as much an inspiration as his successes.

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Inspiring Stories

The Voice of Redemption

As Pat Summerall came to grips with his alcoholism, he began to read the Bible daily and opened his heart to God.

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An artist's rendering of angels gathering in a cemetery
Angels

Angelic Comfort for a Grieving Mother

Now I knew my daughter was safe.

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Bill Wilson, co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
Addiction and Recovery

Is A.A. for Alcoholics Only?

In this story from 1947, Bill Wilson, cofounder of Alcoholics Anonymous, looks at how that group's principles apply to all.

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Inspiring Stories

Thanks, Charlie Sheen!

Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan talks about how even at our lowest points, anyone—even Charlie Sheen—can find the hope to incite positive change in their lives.

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A black and white photo of Bob Cousy in action.
Addiction and Recovery

He Struggled with Addiction, Then Found Strength in His Hero

A man struggling with alcoholism finds the motivation to change from his hero, Bob Cousy.

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Sports

The Convincer

The Guideposts editor-in-chief shares his thoughts on the baseball player's news.

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Elderly eighty plus year old man with granddaughter in a home setting.
Addiction and Recovery

Her Grandfather's Influence Stopped Her Addiction

Laying in that hospital, she knew she had to change her life. Her grandfather told her so.

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