Travel

To travel is to see the world for the big place it is. Embrace travel as an opportunity to expand your worldview and your attitude--not to mention your appreciation of everything you love about coming home.
Elizabeth Sherrill with her husband, John (photo by Shawn G. Henry)
Stories of Faith

10 Inspiring Articles and Books by Elizabeth Sherrill

Dive into the remarkable faith-filled stories of the beloved Guideposts writer.

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The hope of summer travel
Travel

The Joy of Travel After a Pandemic Year

This could be a summer of hope and inspiration as more folks hit the road—and the rails.

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Jim Bolin in front of the World's Largest Rocking Chair; photo by Michael D. Tedesco
Travel

Greetings from Small-Town America: Casey, Illinois

From a giant mailbox to an oversized wind chime, this little Midwestern town has twelve things that are the largest in the world.

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Jim Bolin in front of the World's Largest Rocking Chair in Casey, Illinois
Travel

Greetings from Casey, Illinois

Jim Bolin takes Guideposts readers on a tour of his hometown, which proudly boasts a dozen "World's Largest" objects, from a towering rocking chair to a gigantic golf club.

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The Tribute Money, a fifteenth-century Florentine fresco by Masaccio; Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons
God's Grace

An Important Lesson from an Italian Renaissance Painting

How a fresco depicting a miracle from the Gospel of Matthew left him inspired and affirmed his faith.

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An artist's rendering of Ethiopian angels creating Lalibela; Illustration by Edson Ike
Angels

Lalibela: The Ethiopian City of 11 Mysterious Stone Churches

The oldest Christian country in the world is home to a truly awe-inspiring mystery. Did an army of angels create these ancient structures?

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Coati, member of the raccoon family
Inspiring Stories

She Found Comfort in Her "Imaginary" Raccoon Friends

She didn’t think she’d find her favorite animal in Colombia, until some friends came along.

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Positive Living

How to Have Positive Conversations About Difficult Holiday Decisions

Families face choices about how and whether to gather for holiday meals this year. Stay true to your values to preserve relationships through the season.

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Illustration of the Three Wise Men
Travel

How Three Kings Day Is Celebrated Around the World

The traditional celebrations vary from one country to another.

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A bronze sculpture of a female winged angel.
Angels

The Biblical Story Behind New York City’s Modern-Day Pool of Bethesda

A cholera epidemic led to the angel statue and fountain that still stands in the heart of Central Park.

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