compassion

Amy Wolff
People Helping People

Everyday Greatness: She Spreads Hope—One Sign at a Time

She created yard signs with positive messages to respond to a local suicide crisis. Now her signs encourage people facing a wide range of problems.

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Finding Joy out Our Windows while Staying at Home
Motivational Stories

What We See From Our Windows: Hope and Beauty

As people around the world continue to stay at home in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, we asked Guideposts readers and staff what they can see from their window that brings them joy. 

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Pope Francis
Prayers for Stronger Faith

The Pope and the Archbishop of Canterbury Join Together in Prayer

The Pope led Christians worldwide in reciting the Lord’s Prayer amid Covid-19 pandemic.

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Protecting a church congregation
Stories of Faith

A Church Pastor on Fear and Faith While Social Distancing

Discovering the best way to protect a faith community in the midst the Covid-19 outbreak.

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Praying during a crisis
How to Pray

How to Pray During a National Crisis

Trying times are an invitation to open our heart to prayer.

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Comforting someone who is grieving
Coping With Grief

5 Comforting Things to Say When Someone Is Grieving

If words elude you when a loved one suffers a terrible loss, try these simple statements of support and sympathy.

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Asking forgiveness
Prayers for Strength

The Powerful First Step to Offering Forgiveness

How to release a wrongdoing and find true peace.

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Mazi Kannan, owner of Washington, D.C.'s Sakina Halal Grill
People Helping People

A Successful Restaurateur Gives Back to Those in Need

In his Washington, D.C., restaurant, Kazi Mannan feeds 80-90 needy people a day, giving them the full dining-out experience seated side by side with paying customers.

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The many kinds of love.
Life Advice

The Many Kinds of Love to Celebrate on Valentine's Day

The power of love reveals itself across a range of relationships, places and actions.

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Relaxing at home
Life Advice

4 Keys to Finding Happiness in Your Home

Check in with these tips for finding joy wherever you hang your hat.

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