Family

Inspirational Stories blogger Michelle Medlock Adams
Family

A Chocolate Tradition

Go ahead. Dig in! Life is too short to be sad.

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Stories of Faith blogger Shawnelle Eliasen's sons walking in the snow with dog
Faith and Prayer

Stretching to See the Lord

One senses that God is here. Creating life on the river. Bringing goodness to these brothers.

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Inspirational Stories blogger Michelle Medlock Adams
Friends

God Didn't Intend for Us to Go It Alone

I didn’t think I would survive the week. It was my sisters in Christ who pulled me through.

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Inspirational Stories blogger Michelle Medlock Adams as a child with mom, Marion
Family

Big Faith

As I gazed at her precious face, I whispered, “Mom, I definitely have your hands... I wish I had your faith.”

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The deployment of Outreach Ministries blogger Edie Melson's son Jimmy
Military Outreach Stories

War is a Part of Life

I’ve sent my son off to war twice, and I know the battles faced when a loved one deploys...

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Handprints in a circle from stories of Faith blogger Shawnelle Eliasen's sons
Faith and Prayer

Handprints of Grace

Most of the time, I hardly notice the handprints of my boys. But they are traces of love. It’s like that with God, I think...

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Sunlight illuminates foliage in a dark forest.
Addiction and Recovery

The Angel in the Woods That Saved Her Son from Addiction

Alcohol and drugs had taken her son from her so often that she doubted that he’d ever get sober.

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Actress Donna Reed
Stories of Faith

Guideposts Classics: Donna Reed on Faith in Hard Times

In this story from September 1962, the popular actress shares how her father's courage and strength taught her to rely on God.

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Lillian Carter
Family

Guideposts Classics: Lillian Carter on the Joys of Christmas

In this story from December 1977, Lillian Carter, the mother of former President Jimmy Carter, recalls a long-ago holiday that was almost spoiled by measles.

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Country music legend Loretta Lynn
Adult Children

Throwback Thursday: Loretta Lynn on a Mother's Love

In this story from August 1990, the country music legend muses on faith, family and loss.

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