Faith and Prayer

Faith is a source of comfort and hope in everyday life and when you grapple with profound questions. Your faith life is enriched through prayer as well as when you read daily devotions. Bible verses can deepen your faith and offer strength and joy for each day. Prayer stories remind us of the power of prayer.
Christmas stress

How to Pray Your Way Through Christmas Stress

Stay serene and present in the midst of holiday chaos by focusing on what's truly necessary. 

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The Spiritual Purpose of Loneliness

What can we learn from the Bible about the concept of being alone?

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A Magical Christmas Moment

A little boy embodies the spirit of Christmas in this beautiful tug-at-your-heartstrings moment.

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A Prayer to Stay in the Holiday Spirit

Keep the pressure and stress of the season at bay with these words for Advent.

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What if Your Mind Wanders in Prayer?

Lost in meandering, distracting thoughts while you pray? Here’s a simple suggestion to regain your focus.

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6 Ways You Can Pray Like a Bible Hero

Try some of the habits practiced by Scripture's prayer warriors. 

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The Importance of Faith to Queen Elizabeth II

A new book shares how God offers a framework for the life and work of Britain’s longest reigning monarch.

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In need of help

What Can I Do in a Desperate Situation?

No matter what it is—death, divorce, homelessness, job loss—you can always turn to prayer.

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How a Band-Aid Is a Reminder of Jesus' Love

Have you lost sight of the abundant ways He provides for your needs?

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Hands in prayer in the pews of a church.

How to Give the Gift of Prayer

Join us on Tuesday, December 10, for a special Day of Prayer. 

Ty'Ann Brown invites you to take part in Guideposts' Thanksgiving Day of Prayer

Guideposts' Thanksgiving Day of Prayer

Listen as Ty'Ann Brown invites you to join Guideposts as we pause to give thanks for our many blessings and to raise the concerns of others up in prayer.

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Guideposts Celebrates Thanksgiving Day of Prayer on Monday, November 25

Guideposts Celebrates Thanksgiving Day of Prayer on Monday, November 25

Send in your prayer requests to be included at Guideposts 28th annual event.

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Share Your Worries with Jesus

By giving Him our troubles, we can find rest in order to function and heal.

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Family travel over the holidays

4 Short Prayers for Holiday Travel

Lots of us will the hit the road—and skies—to see family this holiday season. Here’s how to pray en route.

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