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The Rev. Dr. Billy Graham

Billy Graham: An Inspiring Life in Photographs

Rev. Billy Graham preached before a total of nearly 215 million people in more than 185 countries. Browse our collection of photos of highlights from his life, career and ministry.

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Kristin Chenoweth with her new pup, Thunder

Kristin Chenoweth Makes a Leap of Faith in Adopting a Rescue Dog

With a solid foundation of faith and family, actress-singer Kristin Chenoweth lives by a motto she learned from her mother: "You never know, honey."

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Dame Vera Lynn Enters Her 103rd Year

Dame Vera Lynn Enters Her 103rd Year

Beloved British singer Vera Lynn, who in 2017 released a record-breaking new album and sponsored a charity concert, celebrated her 102nd birthday on March 20, 2019.

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Country music superstar Reba McEntire

Reba McEntire: The Hymns That Live in Me

The country music superstar shares songs of hope and faith that have been a part of her life ever since her girlhood days in a one-room church in Chockie, Oklahoma.

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Taraji P Henson, Guideposts Cover February 2017

'Hidden Figures' Star Taraji P. Henson on Being Fearless

Guideposts' February 2017 cover star shares how she overcame fear and failure to live her God-given purpose.

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John Glenn

Guideposts Classics: John Glenn's Mom on Her Son's Faith

In this story from January 1963, John Glenn's mother shares how her son, the first American to orbit the earth and a multi-term U.S. Senator, continued to rely on his faith and small-town values.

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Actor and author Kirk Douglas celebrated his 100th birthday on December 9, 2016

Happy 102nd Birthday, Kirk Douglas!

In his 102 years, Kirk Douglas has appeared in dozens of motion pictures, written 10 books, raised four sons and battled back from a debilitating stroke.

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Elizabeth, ABC "20/20" news anchor and cover star of the October 2016 Guideposts, in her office

Elizabeth Vargas: How Prayer Helped Her Overcome Anxiety, Addiction

For years the ABC "20/20" news anchor suffered secretly. Prayer gave her the strength to deal with her own struggles—and to help others in recovery.

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Actor Courtney B. Vance

Courtney B. Vance Relies on Faith, Family in Caring for Mother

All her life, his mom had been a helper. Now she was growing helpless, but actor Courtney B. Vance rose to the challenge.

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Misty Copeland, the first female African-American principal dancer at American Ballet Theatre

Misty Copeland: Made to Dance

In the February 2016 issue of Guideposts, cover star Misty Copeland shares her inspiring journey to become the first black principal ballerina in American Ballet Theatre's 75-year history.

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Today show coanchor Savannah Guthrie

Savannah Guthrie: Holding Fast to Faith

The more challenges Today show coanchor Savannah Guthrie faced—as a lawyer, news anchor and new mom—the more she turned to Scripture for inspiration and hope.

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Guideposts: Actor Gary Sinise says everyone can be a resource for our troops and their families

Gary Sinise on Giving Back to Veterans

Acclaimed actor Gary Sinise, who devotes much of his time and energy to supporting the men and women of the military, explains how you can do the same in your own community.

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