Blessings

Blessings are all around us, if we have our eyes open to noticing the ways our families, friends, community, and God bless and enrich our lives each day.
Guideposts editor-in-chief Edward Grinnan
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Edward Grinnan: Small Blessings

Guideposts' Editor-in-Chief checks in from Massachusetts with a reminder to be thankful for our small, everyday blessings.

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Guideposts Senior Vice President Kelly Mangold
Stories of Hope

A Message of Hope from Kelly Mangold: A Special Blessing

Guideposts Senior Vice President Kelly Mangold shares a blessing that has helped keep her calm and thankful during the coronavirus crisis.

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God's Grace

A Perfectly-Timed Hymn Helped This Postman

Overworked and stressed, he worried about his future until he heard a beloved song coming from a house on his route.

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Leah Y. Latimer
Coping With Illness

Years of Chronic Pain Led Her to Trust in God's Grace

A rare and painful neurological disorder left her questioning her faith, but everything changed when she focused on helping others.

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Praying for those you've yet to meet
How to Pray

Do You Only Pray for People You Know?

How to inject some new life into your prayer practice by praying for those you’ve yet to meet.

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Happy Birthday prayers
How to Pray

7 Ways to Pray for Someone on Their Birthday

Make someone's day extra special with a card, text or email. 

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The Hamlin family
Answered Prayers

An Answered Prayer at a Mother’s Death

A longtime prayer request shared by a mother and son is granted.

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Three Lessons of Beatitudes
Finding Life Purpose

Three Lessons of the Beatitudes

To live in the present, access peace and the many blessings available through faith—are just a few of the lessons of His teachings.

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Thanksgiving grace
How to Pray

What It Really Means to Pray 'Bless This Food'

When sitting down at the table to say grace before a meal, explore the intentions behind the words.

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Inspiring Stories

Three Steps to Turn Grumbles into Gratitude

Best-selling Author Tricia Goyer shares what she learned when she challenged her family to stop complaining.

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