Christmas

26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 13: The Timeless Time

On this 13th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale, the founder of Guideposts, tells of a memorable Christmas spent in very unfamiliar surroundings.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 26: Angels in Joseph's Dreams

On this, the 26th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale reminds of the guidance God provides us through his angels, if only we will be obedient. Here's wishing a very merry Christmas to you and yours from all of us at Guideposts!

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 25: A Story of Christmas Love

On this, the 25th day of Advent, we share a story from Norman Vincent Peale about a Christmas miracle he witnessed many years ago.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 24: Mary and the Angel

On this 24th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale reminds us that Mary, when visited by an angel and told that she would bear a son named Jesus, accepted her role without question.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 23: The Blessing Tree

On this 23rd day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale tells of a nontraditional Christmas tree that communicated the spirit of the season more than any other.

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26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 22: A Message from Mrs. Douse

On this, the 22nd day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale shares a moving tale of a humble woman of modest means who knew—and shared—the greatest riches to be had.

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Books

5 Engaging and Inspiring Guideposts Books to Read This Fall

Curl up on the couch with a warm drink and dig into a page-turning mystery or a Biblically-inspired tale. Or give one as a gift!

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Angels

Zechariah: The Christmas Story’s Unsung Hero

The biblical tale of how this holy priest was visited by archangel Gabriel sums up the promise of this special season.

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Angels

How Mary Virginia Merrick Founded The Christ Child Society

For over a century, the groundbreaking volunteering organization has made the world a better place for impoverished children.

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Angels

A Christmas Miracle

Her young daughter longed for Saint Nicholas to bring her a fox. Her prayers were answered in an unexpected way on Christmas morning.

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