Family

Decorating for Christmas
Positive Living

Why It’s Not Too Early to Decorate for Christmas

There are surprising benefits for those who trim the tree early in the season.

Continue Reading
Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan on Alzheimer's
About Alzheimer's and Dementia

When Did You First Suspect a Loved One Had Alzheimer’s?

In this case, it was a tip-off from a cocker spaniel.

Continue Reading
Joy to the World; illustration by Jessica Hische
Stories of Faith

Merry Christmas from Guideposts

From the Guideposts family to you and yours, we wish you all the joys the Christmas season brings.

Continue Reading
Rick Hamlin feeding baby Silas.
Angels

The Power of Choosing a Baby’s Name

As he contemplates becoming a two-time grandfather, Rick Hamlin looks to the Bible for angelic inspiration.

Continue Reading
Angel ornaments hung on a pinecone miniature tree; Illustration by Gisela Goppel
Angels

A Memorable Christmas Tree in Texas

They didn’t have much that year, but the little branch reminded them of the true spirit of the holiday season.

Continue Reading
An illustration of an angel and devil beside a stocking; Illustration by Sophia Foster-Dimino
Angels

Her Brother’s Forgiveness Was the Best Christmas Present

She still felt guilty about a childhood Christmas prank. But when she came clean, she experienced the true spirit of the holiday season.

Continue Reading
Cleaning out the fridge
Health and Wellness

How to Clean Out Your Fridge Before the Holiday Season

A stress-free celebration starts with making space for the deliciousness to come.

Continue Reading
Colin Powell in 1991; Photo by Jerome Delay/Staff, Getty Images
Motivational Stories

Guideposts Classics: Colin Powell on the Value of Dedication

In this story from November 1991, the former U.S. Secretary of State reminds us that whatever we do in life, someone is always watching.

Continue Reading
Patti LaBelle. Photo by Whitney Thomas
Family

For Patti LaBelle, Cooking Is a Family Tradition

This legendary singing star makes desserts to sing about.

Continue Reading
Illustration of a boy adding a star to the top of a Christmas tree
Special Needs Children

Her Autistic Son Showed Her That Nothing Is Impossible at Christmas

Adding the star to the top of the tree was a big step for her little boy.

Continue Reading