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During hard times, such as parenting challenges, marital problems, illness, or financial struggles, we can all draw on deep sources of comfort and hope to help guide us forward.

Hopeful Woman approaches her new life

The Angel Who Helped Her 'Keep the Faith'

Newly divorced and feeling hopeless, a woman receives much-needed encouragement from a stranger.

A jar full of pink notes of encouragement.

Someone Cares: Happy Jar

Her husband surprised her on Valentine's Day during her preganancy.

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The Vision That Led to Her Miraculous Healing

The Vision That Led to Her Miraculous Healing

An unbearable toothache the night before a trip kept her up with worry, until she decided to let go and trust God.

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A checklist

Someone Cares: Done!

How a loving reminder from her husband encouraged her accomplishments.

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A Sign from Heaven Comforted Her During Her Illness

A Sign from Heaven Comforted Her During Her Illness

A garage sale find turned out to be a message from her mother. 

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A Valentine's Day card with a cat on it next to an actual feline.

Someone Cares: Art from the Heart

A mother's appreciation for her daughter's childhood art on Valentine's Day.

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A Mysterious Scent from Above

A Mysterious Scent from Above

She worried about her late mother everyday, then she received a reassuring sign. 

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A reliquary containing the relics (physical remains) of Saint Faustina (Faustyna) Kowalska, the Secretary of Divine Mercy, at the church of Saint Elijah.

Sister Faustina Healed Her Leg

She had never heard of the patron saint of mercy, but when she visited her shrine in Lithuania she was miraculously healed. 

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An artist's rendering of a cute cocker spaniel peering up.

A Mysterious Voice Led Her to the Perfect Pet

After being forced to part with her beloved dachshund, she feared she would never find the right dog. 

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1950s teens line up for the polio vaccine

His Son's Brave Battle to Recover from Polio Bolstered a Father's Faith

In this story from the October 1954 issue of Guideposts, a father writes a touching letter to his son.

A Mysterious Light Guided Two Lost Hikers to Safety

A Mysterious Light Guided Two Lost Hikers to Safety

Lost on a mountain in the Colorado Rockies as the sun set, he began to pray.

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The April 2018 fire in Dewey County, Oklahoma, burned more than 280,000 acres.

A Miraculous Rescue from a Raging Inferno

Trapped in a roaring wildfire, he learned that God is always watching over us.

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Before every show, I ask God to make sure my words have meaning and that people feel included, Tamron Hall says.

Tamron Hall: Speaking Out on Behalf of Domestic Violence Victims

After her sister was murdered, the broadcast journalist was inspired to shine a light on the widespread issue of domestic abuse.

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he Shepherd, from 'Songs of Innocence', 1789 (colour-printed relief etching with w/c on paper) by Blake, William (1757-1827); 7.6x7 cm

St. Patrick's Miraculous Life Journey

His legacy offers us powerful lessons in love, faith and courage. 

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