Inspiration

Dennis McNicholas
Living Longer, Living Better

Dennis McNicholas on the Benefits of Taking Chances Later in Life

Dennis McNicholas, who in his fifties was inspired to change his play-it-safe approach to living, shares why it's important to continue to take risks later in life.

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Guideposts Executive Editor Rick Hamlin (right) and son Tim
Music

Rick Hamlin and Son Sing 'Seek Ye First the Kingdom of God'

Listen as Guideposts Executive Editor Rick Hamlin is joined by his son Tim in singing this beloved hymn.

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Gift from the Sea by Anne Morrow Lindbergh

Positive Summer Reading: ‘Gift from the Sea’

Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s 1955 classic opens our eyes to the deeper meaning of the beach.

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Dr. Bennet Omalu
Stories of Faith

Dr. Bennet Omalu's Inspiring Life and Career

Dr. Bennet Omalu's inspiring life and impactful career have taken him from Nigeria, the country of his birth, to Seattle, New York, the halls of Congress and even the silver screen.

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Shauna Niequist and Oprah Winfrey
Work Life

Shauna Niequist: On Faith and Perfectionism

On Super Soul Sunday this Sunday, August 20, Author Shauna Niequist shares with Oprah Winfrey how faith helped her end her quest for perfection. Read our excerpt from Shauna's bestseller, Present Over Perfect
 

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NBC New Anchor Lester Holt
Travel

Lester Holt on Hitting the Road for His 'Inspiring America' Segments

Check with us on Monday, August 21 to view our exclusive Lester Holt video!

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A collage of people found in our collection of inspiring left-handers
Entertainment

10 Inspiring Left-Handers

Chances are, you know someone who is left-handed—lefties make up as much as 10 percent of the population—but you may not have known these 10 inspiring figures were southpaws.

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An artist's rendering of a trio of first-responders enjoying a potluck meal
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Thank-You Tuesdays

Congregants at a Texas church show their thanks to their community's first-responders with some homemade hospitality.

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An artist's rendering of two lawn chairs with a sign between them urging folks to stop and chat
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Stop and Chat

A small-town resident noticed her friends and neighbors were too often distracted by their smartphones. Her solution was simple but very effective.

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An artist's rendering of a woman holding up a bag full of recycling
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Earth Friendly

A woman's childhood habit of collecting empty bottles for the deposit money evolves into a way to help to keep her local parks clean.

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