Faith

26 Days of Advent with Dr. Norman Vincent Peale
Inspiration

Advent, Day 10: To Be Alive at Christmas

On the 10th day of Advent, Norman Vincent Peale, the founder of Guideposts, shares some of his favorite Christmas memories from his childhood in Ohio.

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Singer-songwriter Kari Jobe. Photo credit: Cameron Powell Studio
Music

How a Divinely Timed Song Became an Anthem During the Pandemic

When Christian singer Kari Jobe and others wrote “The Blessing,” they didn’t realize the huge impact it would have.

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A Bible and a cup.
Devotions for Women

Interruption Is Jesus’ Invitation

See interruptions as signals that you can meet another person’s needs.

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Pray like Jesus
How to Pray

How to Pray Like Jesus

The Bible is full of examples of how important prayer was to Jesus. Here are a few.

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A fox in snow. Illustration by Dieter Braun
Angels

A Christmas Miracle

Her young daughter longed for Saint Nicholas to bring her a fox. Her prayers were answered in an unexpected way on Christmas morning.

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Actress Lacey Chabert; photo: Paul Archuleta/Getty Images
Family

Lacey Chabert: Christmas Is Close to My Heart

The star of multiple Hallmark holiday movies wants to help you find the spirit of the season.

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Peggy Frezon with her husband Mike, and her therapy dog Ernest. Photo by Roy Gumpel
Service Animals

A Golden Retriever Helped Her Handle Her Panic Attack

She’d trained Ernest as a therapy dog, but now she needed his help with her anxiety.

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Don Embrey in his woodworking shed and banjo studio; photo by Heather Rousseau
Stories of Faith

God's Grace—and a Banjo—Made This Marine Veteran Whole Again

Tormented by memories of the Vietnam War, he turned to alcohol. Music was his path to sobriety and salvation.

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Zechariah and Gabriel. Photo credit: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Angels

Zechariah: The Christmas Story’s Unsung Hero

The biblical tale of how this holy priest was visited by archangel Gabriel sums up the promise of this special season.

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Hands in prayer.
Devotions for Women

Faith and Worry Don’t Mix

Turn your worry over to Jesus and have faith in Him.

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