Celebrity Stories

When celebrities have true stories of hope and inspiration to tell, they tell them to Guideposts. In these stories by celebrities, in their own words, they open up about the uplifting moments that inspire them and the challenges they've overcome. Celebrity stories are not about glamour and fame. Instead, they are about real people who made their dreams come true.

A portrait of Denzel Washington.

The Prophecy That Foretold Denzel Washington's Path

A mysterious woman in his mother's beauty parlor had a premonition that he will never forget.

Erin and Ben Napier, hosts of HGTV's Home Town

Erin Napier Shares How She and Husband Ben Came to Be HGTV Stars

She was a designer; he was a woodworker. Together, the hosts of Home Town stepped out in faith to shine a spotlight on Erin’s hometown of Laurel, Mississippi.

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Popular radio personality Delilah

Delilah: Her Faith and Her Fans Support Her in Tough Times

When life presents challenges, the popular radio host turns to her faith and her listeners for strength and comfort.

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Popular radio host Delilah

Delilah on the Role of Prayer in Her Life

The popular radio host shares how prayer impacts her daily life and how her approach to prayer has evolved over the years.

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Popular radio host Delilah being photographed for her cover story in the October 2018 issue of Guideposts magazine

Behind the Scenes at Guideposts' Cover Shoot with Delilah

Here's your chance to see popular radio host Delilah being photographed for her cover story in the October 2018 issue of Guideposts magazine.

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Popular radio host Delilah

Delilah Speaks About the Impact of Guideposts on Her Life

The popular radio host shares just how important Guideposts magazine has been to her and her family.

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Maria Taylor, on set at the ESPN studios

ESPN's Maria Taylor Relies on Faith to Guide Her Career and Life Decisions

This groundbreaking sports broadcaster learned that a relationship with her higher power helped her to navigate life's ups and downs.

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Oscar-winning actress Marlee Matlin

Guideposts Classics: Marlee Matlin on Embracing God's Gifts

In this story from November 2002, Oscar winner Marlee Matlin shares how she refused to let her deafness prevent her from pursuing her passion for acting.

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ESPN broadcaster Maria Taylor

How Sports Broadcaster Maria Taylor's Faith Helps Her Stay Grounded

The groundbreaking sportscaster has seen ups and downs in her life and career, but her relationship with God helps keep her feet on the ground.

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Diana Serra Cary, during her Hollywood heyday and more recently

Silent Film Star Diana 'Baby Peggy' Serra Cary’s Long Career

She was one of the first—and the biggest—child stars in the movies. Now, she is celebrating her 100th birthday a year after publishing her first novel.

Supercross star Ashley Fiolek in 2014.

Supercross Star Ashley Fiolek Chats with Guideposts About Her Autobiography

Red Bull Supercross star Ashley Fiolek talks with host Doug Snyder about her brand new autobiography, in this episode of Inspiration Acceleration!

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Amy Grant Speaks about Her Album 'Somewhere Down the Road'

Amy Grant Speaks about Her Album 'Somewhere Down the Road'

Singer Amy Grant talks about her new album, "Somewhere Down the Road" and the meaning behind it.

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Actress Cheryl Ladd

Guideposts Classics: Cheryl Ladd on Looking Upward in Faith

In this story from October 1994, the Charlie's Angels star recalls how her faith impacts her love of golf—and, occasionally, vice versa.

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Linsey Davis with her son, Aydin

ABC's Linsey Davis Discusses Her Children's Book

Listen as ABC's Linsey Davis shares what inspired her to write a children's book, The World Is Awake: A Celebration of Everyday Blessings, and what she hopes children who read the book take away from it. 

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