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Andrew McCutchen on Being Inspired by Young Fans
Sports

Andrew McCutchen on Being Inspired by Young Fans

Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star center-fielder Andrew McCutchen shares a story of a mutually inspiring encounter with a young fan.

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A man struggles to resist drinking a glass of alcohol that rests in front of him
Addiction and Recovery

Find Resources for Those Coping with Addiction

Millions of Americans struggle with addiction—and their families and friends are affected too. Here's how you can seek information, guidance and assistance.

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Guideposts: Sculptor Catherine Partain Shamblin finds healing in creating crosses from discarded materials
Managing Life Changes

The Healing Power of Art

After a contentious divorce, Catherine Partain Shamblin found herself feeling alone and without direction. A mysterious voice told her to make a cross with whatever materials she could find, and now, her beautifully crafted crosses serve as healing agents for Catherine and the people who purchase them.

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Guideposts: Volunteers of America’s Jim Zenner (right) chats with a fellow veteran.
America's Angels

Helping Veterans in Their Fight Against PTSD

Meet a veteran of the Iraq war who went from receiving help to giving it.

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Guideposts: Dari has grown to love Val’s booming voice, especially when he sings to her.
Family

Gaining His Adopted Daughter's Trust

All he wanted was for their new daughter to know he loved her. Instead he scared her.

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Guideposts: A husband and wife pray together.
Healing

Our Steps to Healing

In this excerpt from Praying for Healing while Planning a Funeral, author Rosey Brausen, who in the February-March 2016 issue of Mysterious Ways shares a story of her husband's deliverance from a terminal cancer diagnosis, offers 10 steps for faith-based healing.

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The Healing Touch of a Newborn Daughter
Healing

The Healing Touch of a Newborn Daughter

As he shared in his story in the Feb-March 2016 issue of Mysterious Ways, Jeremy Cawley had almost lost hope when his wife, Shelly, fell into a coma during labor. Listen as Jeremy recounts how Shelly was called back to life by an encounter with the couple’s newborn daughter, Rylan.

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Guideposts: Transcendental Journey, the angel painting Renee gave her sister while she battled cancer
Angels

Healing Angels: The Paintings of J. Renee Ekleberry

Enjoy this collection of artist J. Renee Ekleberry's inspiring and hopeful depictions of angels, included the one that watched over Renee's sister as she battled (and eventually beat) cancer.

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Guideposts: Two men's hands clasp in a show of support and strength
America's Angels

How Volunteers of America Helped Save This Veteran

A U.S. Army veteran shares how he struggled to adapt to civilian life after being deployed during Desert Storm. Thankfully, Volunteers of America was there to lend a helping hand.

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Guideposts: Sula, Old Mission San Juan Bautista's feline minister
Cats

Sula, a Cat with a Divine Mission

Here's the inspiring story of Sula, a cat that is a cherished member of the congregation at California's Old Mission San Juan Bautista.

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