Inspirational Stories

Let inspirational stories of faith, hope, survival, healing, and courage help you cultivate a positive attitude every day.
An artist's rendering of Jochebed from Guideposts’ Ordinary Women of the Bible
Books

New from Guideposts Books: Ordinary Women of the Bible

An inspiring new fiction series imagines the fascinating lives of the Bible’s lesser-known women, including Moses’ mother, Jochebed.

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The Vision That Led to Her Miraculous Healing
God's Grace

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 Sign from Heaven Comforted Her During Her Illness
God's Grace

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 Mysterious Scent from Above
God's Grace

A Mysterious Scent from Above

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

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Maria Rose Belding
People Helping People

The Inspiration Behind This Online Food Pantry Database

Maria Rose Belding talks about the connection between her faith and her passion for feeding people.

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George MacKay and Dean-Charles Chapman in 1917
Movies and TV

'1917': The True Story Behind This World War I Drama

Director Sam Mendes shares how his grandfather inspired the critically acclaimed film.

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Paul Blom attends the University of Cincinnati's commencement ceremony
Motivational Stories

94-Year-Old WWII Veteran Finally Gets His College Degree

Paul Blom returned to school 73 years after he first enrolled.

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Alex Trebek
Inspiring Stories

Love Continues to Pour in for Alex Trebek After Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

The beloved game show host says even Watson, the IBM computer, sent him well wishes.

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Kara Twomey holding Squeaker the robin in the palm of her hand.
Dogs

She Bonded With an Injured Robin

This animal rescuer learned valuable life lessons from the resilient baby bird.

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Michelle Akers and her horse
Pets

Soccer Star Michelle Akers: From Scoring Goals to Rescuing Horses

The Olympic legend finds herself on a different kind of field these days. 

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