Family

The deployment of Outreach Ministries blogger Edie Melson's son Jimmy
Military Outreach Stories

War is a Part of Life

I’ve sent my son off to war twice, and I know the battles faced when a loved one deploys...

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Handprints in a circle from stories of Faith blogger Shawnelle Eliasen's sons
Stories of Faith

Handprints of Grace

Most of the time, I hardly notice the handprints of my boys. But they are traces of love. It’s like that with God, I think...

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Sunlight illuminates foliage in a dark forest.
Addiction and Recovery

The Angel in the Woods That Saved Her Son from Addiction

Alcohol and drugs had taken her son from her so often that she doubted that he’d ever get sober.

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Actress Donna Reed
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Donna Reed on Faith in Hard Times

In this story from September 1962, the popular actress shares how her father's courage and strength taught her to rely on God.

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Lillian Carter
Family

Guideposts Classics: Lillian Carter on the Joys of Christmas

In this story from December 1977, Lillian Carter, the mother of former President Jimmy Carter, recalls a long-ago holiday that was almost spoiled by measles.

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Country music legend Loretta Lynn
Adult Children

Throwback Thursday: Loretta Lynn on a Mother's Love

In this story from August 1990, the country music legend muses on faith, family and loss.

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Daily Devotionals blogger Julia Attaway
Stories of Faith

Blessings in Disguise

I could see him renewing his efforts to concentrate on the prayers. It made me glad, so I sent up a little prayer of thanks.

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Lorne Greene as Bonanza's Ben Cartwright
Family

Guideposts Classics: Lorne Greene on the Value of Silence

In this story from June 1965, Lorne Greene, best remembered as Ben Cartwright on Bonanza, pays tribute to the loving support he received from his father.

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Singer and actress Dale Evans
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Dale Evans on Finding Time for God

In this story from November 1958, the singer and actress shares how faith helped her cope with her career and busy life with husband Roy Rogers and their kids.

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