Faith

Waiting with Gracie
Pets

When We Wander Away from God

We’re given free will. What happens when we stray?

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Rafter Johnson competing at that 1950 Olumpics; Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
Sports

Rafer Johnson: An Athlete Whose Faith Came First

This Guideposts story from December 1958 profiles decathlete Rafer Johnson, who went on to become an Olympic champion, social activist and civil rights icon.

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Season of light during the holidays
Positive Living

Let the Holidays Come ‘Right on Time’

The cycle of the year is something to marvel at. So what are we really saying when holidays “sneak up” on us? 

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Stories of Faith

Gratitude is the Key to a Well-Lived Life

This holiday season, despite the coronavirus pandemic, try focusing on God’s current, past—and future—blessings.

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Devotions for Women

When Jesus Asks You to Do Something Illogical

Jesus often asks His followers to do something that flies in the face of logic.

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Cecil Murphey at his home in Tucker, Georgia; photo by Michael A Schwarz
Stories of Hope

How a Pastor and Author Came to Terms with His Grief After Losing His Wife

A special gift helped Cecil Murphey accept his loss on the first Christmas in 58 years without his spouse.

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An artist's depiction of Jesus and the Transfiguration; Photo credit: Schalkwijk/Art Resource
God's Grace

How the Transfiguration of Jesus Reminds Us of God's Glory

Reflecting on the moment when Jesus became radiant on the mountain can help us transform our own lives.

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Daily Devotions

Standing Firm

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Pandemic Thanksgiving
Positive Living

How to Give Thanks During a Pandemic

Counting your blessings, even this year, can quickly add up to a long list of gratitude.

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