Christmas

Rick Hamlin
Stories of Hope

Messages of Hope for Advent

In this series of videos, Rick Hamlin shares words of inspiration, comfort and hope for the days leading up to Christmas.

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Rick Hamlin
Stories of Hope

An Advent Message from Rick Hamlin: Be the Light in Someone's Life!

Rick reminds us that Jesus told us we were the light of the world, and during the Christmas season, small gestures allow us to be just that.

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Rick Hamlin
Stories of Hope

An Advent Message from Rick Hamlin: Christmas Is Coming!

Rick Hamlin reminds us that that in this time of waiting for a return to something like normal, a day of great celebration is just around the corner.

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Accepting your body as it is
Positive Living

How to Be ‘Body Normative’

The most positive way you can love yourself is to accept yourself exactly the way you are.

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An angel blows her horn at Christmas
Inspiring Stories

Merry Christmas from Guideposts magazine!

We encourage you to share this holiday e-card with friends, family and loved ones!

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Barbara Stanwyck and Dennis Morgan in Christmas in Connecticut
Movies and TV

25 Classic Movies to Watch in December on TCM

During the holidays many of us revisit beloved classic films. Here are 25 movies, many with a Christmas theme, that are airing on Turner Classic Movies in December 2020.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries; photo by Kennies Earl
Stories of Faith

Keep the Faith: The Joy of Giving at Christmas

Guideposts’ Vice President of Ministries shares a treasured family memory of an early experience with Christmas giving.

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Sam Sifton cooking in his home in Red Hook, Brooklyn. Photo by Stephen Speranza
Stories of Hope

Sharing Food and Faith During This Difficult Holiday Season

The acclaimed New York Times food editor offers five ways to celebrate the joy of Christmas—even from afar.  

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Handmade holiday letters; photo courtesy Lisa Bogart
Motivational Stories

Tips for Writing a Sparkling Holiday Letter—2020-Style

With social distancing still going strong, stay connected and spread some cheer with personalized letters or Christmas cards.

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An artist's rendering of a Christmas cuckoo clock.
God's Grace

How a Christmas Clock Taught This Retiree to Move Forward

This former lieutenant colonel felt lost after retirement. Could she learn to accept her new life?

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