Joy

The Johnsons posing with their goat
Pets

A Retired School Principal Finds Joy in a Unique Passion Project

David Johnson ended up building the tallest goat tower in the world.

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The power of encouragement
Motivational Stories

Why Encouragement Matters So Much

How a few words of support can make all the difference in a day—or a life

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Bob Goff
Inspiring Stories

Bob Goff on How and Why to Dream Big

The Love Does author shares the heart behind his new book.

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Shawn and Christina Jobes with their daughter, Audrey.
Angels

This Expectant Mom Found Joy Despite Financial Turmoil

She lost her job and her medical insurance and her husband wasn't working. But she realized that one thing could not be taken from her: her faith. 

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Finding Joy out Our Windows while Staying at Home
Motivational Stories

What We See From Our Windows: Hope and Beauty

As people around the world continue to stay at home in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, we asked Guideposts readers and staff what they can see from their window that brings them joy. 

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Guidposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Edward Grinnan: Sharing Joy

Guideposts' Editor-in-Chief reminds us of the blessings that can come from sharing a simple moment of joy with another of God's creatures.

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Guidposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Edward Grinnan: A Joyous Easter

Guideposts' Editor-in-Chief offers Easter wishes to the Guideposts family everywhere.

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Holy Week promise of hope
How to Pray

This Holy Week: The Promise of Hope

Practicing faith as we head toward an Easter like no other.

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A pair of rockhopper penguins.
People Helping People

6 Heartwarming Moments to Make You Smile in These Difficult Times

Communities and families are coming together in unique ways to spread joy and comfort during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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