When celebrities have true stories of hope and inspiration to tell, they tell them to Guideposts. In these stories by celebrities, in their own words, they open up about the uplifting moments that inspire them and the challenges they've overcome. Celebrity stories are not about glamour and fame. Instead, they are about real people who made their dreams come true.
In this story from November 1985, Richard Schneider interviews Lew Ayres, an actor who took a principled stand and saw his career suffer for it.Continue reading
In this story from February 1952, actor Gene Lockhart shares how he came to know God’s blessings, His mercies and His presence.Continue reading
In this story from December 1948, the mother of child actress Margaret O’Brien shares how she and her daughter celebrated the Christmas season.Continue reading
Faith, family and friends helped this loving couple cope with his pancreatic cancer.Continue reading
In this story from April 1954, the acclaimed actor shares how he learned to seek God's will when making life and career decisions.Continue reading
In this story from December 1963, the Oscar winner recalls a wartime Christmas Eve when his practice of praying before turning in for the night proved an inspiration to his fellow soldiers.Continue reading
The award-winning country singer reveals how her small-town upbringing shaped her faith, career and family life.
In this story from September 1972, the country music legend shares a lesson from his father about recognizing the good in people—and in himself.Continue reading