God

Guideposts Classics: Lew Ayres on Holding Fast to God
Movies and TV

Guideposts Classics: Lew Ayres on Holding Fast to God

In this story from November 1985, Richard Schneider interviews Lew Ayres, an actor who took a principled stand and saw his career suffer for it.

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Guideposts Classics: Gene Lockhart on God's Presence
Movies and TV

Guideposts Classics: Gene Lockhart on God's Presence

In this story from February 1952, actor Gene Lockhart shares how he came to know God’s blessings, His mercies and His presence.

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Joanna and Bronwen; photo courtesy Joanna Corfield
Stories of Hope

How a Horse Helped Her Overcome Fear and Self-Loathing

After a lifetime of struggling with anxiety and eating disorders, could an animal show her the way to self-acceptance?

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Praying for God's Will
How to Pray

A New Way to Pray for God’s Will

You can always petition the Almighty for what you want, but here’s a phrase you might add at the end.

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7 ways to change your life
Power of Prayer

7 Ways to Change Your Life

When encountering transforming love, big things can happen.

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A woman sleeping.
Miracles

The Big Question: Does God Speak to Us in Our Dreams?

A dream that seems more vivid than usual, or seems to answer a question you’ve had for a while. But what do these dreams mean? Where do they come from? God speaks to us in many ways, from little signs to big, life-changing revelations. Does God speak to us in dreams as well? It’s a question many people—including authors, psychologists, and pastors— have tried to answer.

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Sidney H. Smith III; photo by Drew Tarter
Addiction and Recovery

After 30 Years of Addiction, God Answered His Prayer for Sobriety

He had been a crack addict, a fugitive and an inmate, but one sincere prayer helped him turn his life around.  

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Listening for God's voice
How to Pray

5 Bible Verses to Help You Hear God’s Voice

Scripture shows the way in learning to listen.

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Thy will be done
How to Pray

What It Really Means to Pray ‘Thy Will Be Done’

A powerful reminder of why “my way” isn’t the best way.

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When God shows up on the subway
Power of Prayer

When God Shows Up on the Subway

Stuck on the tracks during an unsettling delay, the prayers, the compassion, the connection all come to life.

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