Bible

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 prayer of Abraham, "here I am."
How to Pray

How to Always Be Ready for Whatever Life Brings

In the Bible, Abraham uttered three perfect words of prayer in answer to God’s call.

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Praying "hallowed be Thy name"
How to Pray

What It Really Means to Pray ‘Hallowed Be Thy Name’

Correctly understanding the beginning of the Lord's Prayer changes the way we pray.

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author and playwright Herman Wouk
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Herman Wouk on the Blessings of the Sabbath

In this excerpt from his book This Is My God, as seen in the August 1961 issue of Guideposts, Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright and author Herman Wouk shares why he so valued Judaism's observance of the Sabbath.

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Entertainment

Ken Jennings Brings ‘The Gospel of John’ to Life on Stage

The Broadway star, who memorized the book as an act of prayer, is now performing it for an audience.

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Woman at a peaceful lake
Power of Prayer

The Spiritual Purpose of Loneliness

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

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Arms raised in prayer
How to Pray

6 Ways You Can Pray Like a Bible Hero

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

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A single honey bee flying to a white flower.
God's Grace

The Spiritual Importance of Honeybees

These creatures are not only a significant part of the natural world, but are connected to the divine, too. 

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