One of the world's most beloved hymns was written by a onetime slave trader who repented, turned his life over to God and became an ordained minister and an ardent abolitionist.Continue reading
Welcome to our community of kindness and courage! This page is about heroes, the everyday people who do extraordinary things in big and small ways that demonstrate amazing courage, kindness, compassion, and selflessness. They take the wheelchair-bound neighbor to the grocery store. They wrestle the gun from a killer’s hand. They work in places many of us have forgotten about long after a high-profile tragedy.
Our mission is to celebrate and embrace every one of them, the people who won't give up, who love in spite of everything that says they shouldn't. We’ve all heard stories of heroism and many of us have experienced firsthand the extraordinary actions people undertake every day that can change someone’s life forever.
We’d love to hear your hero story! Please let us know how a hero has touched your life!Continue reading
Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan's talks to Larissa Wohl and the Hallmark Channel's Home and Family crew about his love of dogs and his memoir, Always by My Side: Life Lessons from Millie and All the Dogs I've Loved.Continue reading
Author Janice Thompson, a contributor to Guideposts Books' new fiction series, Mysteries of Martha's Vineyard, shares how writing the second book in the series, Like a Fish Out of Water, was a positive and inspiring experience at a difficult time in her life.Continue reading
Passengers of distressed Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 are praising the heroic pilot for her bravery.Continue reading
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