Joy of Giving

Simone Gordon; Photo credit: Simone Gordon
Angels

How She Became the Black Fairy Godmother

Despite her own struggles, she used Facebook and Instagram to help people in need all across the country. 

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Arthur Levine; Photo credit: Tess Thomas
Books

A Brief History on Why Jews Give Presents at Hanukkah

Arthur Levine, author of The Hanukkah Magic of Nate Gadol, shares what he hopes families take away from this magical story.

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A coffee shop coupon inside a thank you envelope; Illustration by Coco Masuda
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Merry Mission

Their family tradition brings Jesus’ caring spirit to essential workers during the holiday season.

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Ty'Ann Brown, Guideposts' Vice President of Ministries; photo by Kennies Earl
Stories of Faith

Keep the Faith: The Joy of Giving at Christmas

Guideposts’ Vice President of Ministries shares a treasured family memory of an early experience with Christmas giving.

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Two pink/red address books with attached pencils; Illustration by Coco Masuda
People Helping People

Someone Cares: In The Books

Her old fashioned gesture brought Christmas delight to her daughters.

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The Bononi family with some of the portraits they rescued; photo courtesy Brian Bononi
People Helping People

They Matched Abandoned Photos with Those Who Posed for Them

The Bononi family touched hearts and changed lives when they set out to return the professional portraits.

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Motivational Stories

Joy to the World: The Inspiring Journey of the 2019 Rockefeller Tree

Carol Schultz shares how her Norway spruce was chosen from thousands to be the most famous Christmas tree in the world.

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A delivery man conversing with a senior woman.
Positive Living

Special Delivery: All in a Day’s Work

These three mail carriers went above and beyond to help people—even save lives—along their postal route.

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Decluttering for love
Positive Living

5 Bible Verses to Help You Declutter

When it comes to being attached to possessions, God's word has plenty of sage advice.

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An artist's rendering of a 'Thank You' not with a pop up Thanksgiving turkey inside.
People Helping People

Someone Cares: Attitude of Gratitude

How collecting cards with gratitude became a Thanksgiving tradition.

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