Helping others

Allison snuggles three of her foster puppies.

A Day in the Life of a Full-Time Pet Foster Parent

She cares for multiple dogs and cats while getting them ready to find their forever families.

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Franklin, Vincent and Xavier the therapy rats.
Service Animals

She Trains Rats to Become Therapy Animals

The smart and social rodents comfort seniors and students alike. 

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A checklist
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Done!

How a loving reminder from her husband encouraged her accomplishments.

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

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

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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Broadcast journalist Tamron Hall
Stories of Hope

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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1950s teens line up for the polio vaccine
Coping With Illness

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.

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Maris Rose Belding
People Helping People

Everyday Greatness: She's Working to Feed the Hungry

Recent college grad Maria Rose Belding created an online platform that transfers surplus food to pantries and soup kitchens.

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A jar full of pink notes of encouragement.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Happy Jar

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

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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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