Creativity

The spark of creativity is such an inspiration--use your creative powers and see how the most complex problems suddenly have new solutions.
What Inspires Guideposts Readers
Inspiring Stories

Creativity and the Arts Inspire Guideposts Readers

We’d like to share some inspiring comments about creativity, the arts and more that you contributed to our Facebook page.

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A. B. Curtiss and her grandchildren
Coping With Grief

The Little Chapel That Stood

How a grandmother's poem turned into an inspiring children's book about September 11.

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Better Living

A Creative Idea for the Holiday: Take a Vacation!

Downtime is just as important as all my self-improvement activities, and can ultimately lead to renewed creativity and innovation.

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Better Living

On Silence, Creativity and Personal Growth

Online managing editor Anne Simpkinson talks about how stillness and quiet can lead us to new discoveries about ourselves.

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Better Living

Journaling for Personal Growth, Spiritual Growth

Writing down your inner-most thoughts can be a powerful tool for changing your life. Online managing editor Anne Simpkinson explains how.

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Inspiring Stories

Golden Inspiration

An 84-year-old jeweler puts his inspiration—and skill—to work in an unusual way.

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The Gifts of Multiple Sclerosis
Coping With Illness

The Gifts of Multiple Sclerosis

In honor of Poetry Month, we offer two inspiring poems by a Washington State writer with MS.

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Robert G. Heft and the American flag
Positive Living

The Surprising Story Behind Our Flag's Design

What started as a creative school project back in the late 1950s for 17-year-old Robert G. Heft ended up the nation's new flag—and a truly inspiring story.

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Inspiration

Moving Closer to God Through Needle and Thread, Butter and Flour

If God is the Creator of all things then when we play an instrument, tell a story or crochet an afghan, we are emulating him.

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Ricky Skaggs talks about his new record and his strong faith
Music

Ricky Skaggs Talks His Faith and His New Record, Mosiac

In this series of videos, legendary country and bluegrass musician Ricky Skaggs talks about faith, his spiritual life, and his new record, Mosaic.

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