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Stories of Faith

A Heaven-Sent Text Message Gave Her a Second Wind

She had never run an intense Ragnar Relay trail race before. She wasn’t sure she could do it—then she received an unexpected Bible verse.

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Bible Resources

Verses to Live By: A New Year, a New Beginning

Contributing Editor Rick Hamlin eschews New Year’s resolutions but welcomes fresh starts. Here are three of his favorite verses to help you begin anew.

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How to Pray

Prayer Power: Start Your Day Off Right

Here are six steps for beginning your morningand continuing your daywith prayer.

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Health and Wellness

How the Bible and ‘Abide’ Can Help You Sleep

This meditation app, now a part of the Guideposts family, can help you drift off naturally.

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Bible Verses About Hope

Two Very Special Bible Verses for Advent

Words for the season, for holding closely in your heart and your head

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How to Pray

Why Not Talk to Yourself When You Pray?

For some, it’s a habit. For others, it’s a quirk. In prayer, it can be effective.

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Prayers for Strength

6 Bible Verses to Help You Pray Through Your Fears

It’s easy to say “don’t be afraid,” but here’s scripture to help you face what frightens you.

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How to Pray

For a Fresh Way to Pray, Try the 'I Am' Sayings of Jesus

If you feel stuck in a prayer rut, these seven statements from the Bible can help.

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Stories of Faith

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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Deepen Your Faith

Why Praising God Is a Gift for Us

These Bible passages will steer us toward the wonders of gratitude.

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