Hope

Maria Barreto-Mojica and Charlene Klein
Friends

A Long-Distance Friendship Forged from 9/11 Events

A resident of New York City who lost her fireman fiancé on September 11, 2001, found solace in a new friendship with a woman in Wisconsin.

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Getting good news at the doctor's office
Managing Life Changes

How to Handle the ‘Shock’ of Good News

We can become too accustomed to processing bad news. But what about when life brings us a pleasant surprise?

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Prayer group
Power of Prayer

4 Simple Reasons to Ask Others to Pray for You

When it feels as if everything is falling apart, it’s time to reach out to others. Here’s why.

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Rescuers form a human chain in dangerous water
Stories of Hope

They Formed a Human Chain and Saved Nine People from Drowning

An evening on the beach took a dramatic turn when a riptide put a family at risk.

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Lee Iacocca in 1984
Stories of Hope

Guideposts Classics: Lee Iacocca on the Blessings of Freedom

In this story from September 1985, Lee Iacocca, bestselling author and former chairman of both the Ford Motor Company and the Chrysler Corporation, recalls how his immigrant parents survived tough times through hard work and faith.

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A prayer for every feeling
How to Pray

A Calming Prayer for Every Feeling

Exhausted? Upset? Frustrated? Offended? Confused? There’s a prayer for that.

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How to forgive someone
Life Advice

How to Forgive Someone Who Has Hurt You

Forgiveness doesn’t always mean forgetting. But it does mean moving on.

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K. T. and Jeannine are reunited after 75 years
Stories of Hope

World War II Sweethearts Reunited After 75 Years

K. T. Robbins returned to France to commemorate the anniversary of D-Day, not expecting to get a second chance at love. 

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Pray for what you really want
How to Pray

How to Pray for What You Really Want

Why we don't need to hem and haw when it comes to asking for what we really need from God. 

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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ernie Pyle
Stories of Hope

I Met Ernie Pyle in a Foxhole

A cowboy soldier experiences a foxhole encounter with a legendary journalist in the days following D-Day.

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