Angels

Rick Hamlin on healing in the hospital
Power of Prayer

Hospitals as Holy Places—Prayers and the Process of Healing

God works through our prayers as well as nurses, doctors, techs and aids.

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Military men in conversation with a glowing angel in their midst; Illustration by Jonathan Bartlett
Angels

An Answered Prayer for a Military Chaplain

He was terrified of going into battle in Afghanistan. Then an angelic being soothed his fears.

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An illustration of a man in his pajamas observing a starry night; Illustration by Jesus Sotes
Angels

A Heaven-Sent Message in His Recurring Dreams

As a boy he had prayed in the pre-dawn hours with his grandmother.  Was she still with him?                        

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An illustration of children playing as an angel hovers over; Illustrations by Elvis Swift
Angels

5 Stories of Angels Intervening with Children

Angelic encounters kept these kids safe, whether they were camping in the mountains or stumbling upon a snake in the yard.

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A angel mother cradling her child; Illustration by Orlando Hoetzel
Angels

God's Grace Helped Her Meet the Challenges of Special Needs Parenting

God helped her to be the best mother for her daughter with Down syndrome.

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Craig (left) tells the whole story of this Maine State Prison program
Angels

Training Service Dogs Gave Them a Second Chance at Life

As a prison guard he looked down on the veteran inmates. But then he learned how working with the dogs had changed them—and him.

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An illustration of an angel hovering over a watermelon; Illustration by Sarah Wilkins
Angels

A Lone Watermelon Reminded Her to Let Go and Let God

After attending Al-Anon meetings, she realized that she was enabling her son’s narcotics addiction.

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An illustration of three people conversing in a book with wings; Illustration by Eric Chow
Angels

This Poetry Teacher Made a Lasting Impression

She realized that her brother had made a difference for generations of students.  Could she have impacted her patients in the same way?

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An illustration of a sailboat on the wter as the sun sets; Illustration by Gina Triplett
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His Father Taught Him How to Sail

His dad’s deep faith and adventures on the water taught him how to navigate life smoothly. 

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A praying mantis with wings; Illustration by Susan Gal
Angels

These Praying Mantises Taught Her to Trust in God

The insects helped her let go of her job as a nanny and move on with her life.

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