Faith and Prayer Keep The Faith with Ty'Ann Brown: Fireworks and Freedom in Christ. Guideposts' VP of Ministries reminds us that as we celebrate the hard-won freedoms we enjoy as Americans, we should remember that the freedom we gain through Christ is even greater.
Welcome one another, therefore, as Christ has welcomed you…—Romans 15:7 (RSV) It was a cloudy, quiet July Fourth for us, that year of 1988. My husband worked. There were no parades. We’d decided not to spend the extra money on fireworks. You can barely see them, anyway, in Alaska’s summer twilight. We didn’t even have a picnic. Yet it’s the Fourth of July that I remember and ...
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A daily devotional is a trusted guide, and it is an invitation to nurture your spiritual life. Devotionals include a Bible verse, a reflection on that verse, and usually a short prayer. They can be inspiring, comforting or even humorous. When you make time to read a daily devotion, you make space for your soul. A daily devotional offers a chance to take a break from the busy world and connect ...
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The Guideposts Writers Workshop Contest By entering the Guideposts Writers Workshop Contest , you could win a week with us via our first online Guideposts Writers Workshop. We’ll share everything we know about inspirational storytelling, and your story could be read by millions in one of our magazines—Guideposts, Angels on Earth, All Creatures or Mysterious Ways. We’re looking for true ...
It’s been more than 20 years since my grandpa passed away. Recently, though, I saw him in a dream. He was asleep, with the brightest white blanket and pillow I’d ever seen.
Daily devotions for women inspire, motivate, and sustain us in times of both challenge and joy. Devotions for women can shed light on issues that touch every part of our lives, from family to work to health and wisdom. Pick up a daily devotional to feel grounded in a beautiful, faith-based practice.
The high school graduates of 2020 are navigating this important transition in their lives in unique circumstances—the Covid-19 pandemic has meant postponing or cancelling once-in-a lifetime commencement exercises.. But there are still ways to honor and recognize those grads.
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Before he became the creator and star of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood, one of the most beloved children's shows of all time, Fred Rogers was a child in quarantine.Although he found himself staying at home for very different reasons than the current spread of the coronavirus, the lessons he learned still apply to us today.
Bear with each other and forgive whatever grievances you may have against one another. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.—COLOSSIANS 3:13 NIV
My soul is crushed with longing. Psalm 119:20 . Growing up in Elberton, Georgia, my childhood was happy, except for one particular holiday. I dreaded it, pretended it didn’t exist, tried to ignore it.
Back when I was a kid in Havertown, Pennsylvania, I’d hear my parents and grandparents talk of the deprivations they endured during the Great Depression and World War II. My aunt Cass Gallagher talked about the Great Irish Famine with such ferocity that it was as if she had lived it herself instead of her great-grandparents.
Enter the Guideposts Writers Workshop Contest and you could win a spot in the very first Guideposts Writers Workshop to conducted online. We’ll share everything we know about inspirational storytelling, and your story could be read by millions in one of our magazines—Guideposts, Angels on Earth, All Creatures or Mysterious Ways.We’re looking for true first-person stories, not sermons or ...
An effective prayer does not have to be a lot of words. Sometimes just one will do. When you find yourself at a crossroads, under pressure, unsure of what to do next or just in need of a boost of inspiration and strength, choose from among these prayers to help you find your way.
Pray for those who are most at risk of infection. If you’re young, healthy and able to self-quarantine, you’re among the fortunate ones. So, in addition to praying for your own health and well-being, pray for those who must provide “essential services” (like doctors, nurses, law enforcement, etc.), those whose age or compromised immune systems make them more vulnerable or those who are ...
A terrific Father’s Day gift—and one that is routinely neglected—is prayer, whether it is written in a card, prayed over the phone or offered in private. With that in mind, here are seven great prayers for the fathers in your life.
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Lenora was dying. She was 54 and had inoperable cancer. She lay in bed on pillows surrounded by fragrant flowers. The two of us were alone in her room.
Can loved ones send us messages from heaven? According to Bill and Judy Guggenheim, co-authors of the book Hello From Heaven! the answer is yes—and such communications are more common than you think. During their seven years of research, the couple interviewed more than 2,000 people who’ve experienced what they call after-death communication, or ADC. They estimate that at least 60 million ...
There is one member of our household who is happy about quarantine: our dog, Gabriel. Gabriel is a two-year-old hound mix we got at a shelter in January 2019.
There are usually so many ways to celebrate wedding anniversaries. A dinner out at a favorite restaurant. A card and gift, either following the annual traditional lists or just selecting something heartfelt. For milestone anniversaries, a trip or party might be on the agenda.
Prayer can be an indispensable resource for a grieving heart. Here are 5 prayers to help you weather a season of grief and loss.
They rush in when tragedy strikes—whether it’s a shooting, fire, flood, terrorist attack or something else. They’re called “first responders” because they are trained and equipped to react quickly and effectively in the most urgent and dangerous situations.. Many of us give little thought to the police, firefighters and emergency medical personnel who place themselves in danger on a ...
To request prayer is to reach out for connection with the whole world. Those who request prayers know the strength they feel when prayers from across the globe bolster them in their endeavors. And those who pray for others have front row seats to the transformative power of prayer.
If frequency implies significance, the number 40 is important, indeed. After all, it appears dozens of times across the Old and New Testaments. Here are six key examples.
Hagar worked as a servant for Abraham and his wife Sarah. Sarah was unable to have children, and as was a common practice of the time, Sarah offered her servant, Hagar, to Abraham in hopes she would conceive. Hagar became pregnant, but Sarah grew jealous and upset about the situation and threw her out of their home. Hagar was alone in the desert when an angel appeared and promised a blessing ...
Forgiveness can be one of the hardest things you have to do on your journey to growth and peace. Forgiving yourself can be the hardest of all. Everyone makes mistakes and even worse, intentionally chooses the wrong way. But God's love for us is overwhelming and covers a multitude of errors. Stop punishing yourself today with these 7 Bible verses to help you forgive yourself.
Marlene Chase has been writing for most of her life. She's written 20 books, and her latest is part of the new fiction series from Guideposts books, Savannah Secrets. "There's a lot of this marvelous history of the early days of Savannah," Chase says.
The deadline is drawing near to enter the Guideposts Writers Workshop contest—all stories must be submitted by June 30—and there are some new developments we want to share with you.
Our world often seems like a ship out of control on a perilous ocean. As challenges and doubts threaten to overwhelm us, how can we stand firm? While the deck shifts beneath our feet, let’s grab hold of our lifeline: God’s Holy Spirit, who comes alongside to aid us.
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It’s a beautiful, but sometimes confusing, part of the prayer commonly called The Lord’s Prayer. Some pray it every day. Some several times a day. Some in church.
Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him.
When we contemplate the afterlife, we might imagine a paradise of angels and loved ones who have gone before us--a blissful place. Imagining the beauty of heaven can be of great comfort at a time of grief, offering hope that life after death is not just a wish but a promise fulfilled.
I stared at the hundreds of jigsaw puzzle pieces spread out on our dining room table. “This is going to take a while.” “Isn’t that the point?” My 17-year-old daughter, Julia, said. “To keep us off the screens during the quarantine?”
Being a caregiver can be overwhelming. Be encouraged by these inspiring Bible verses for caregivers. Get spiritual support for your problems in the new book, Spiritual Remedies
Cast your burden on the Lord—he will support you! God will never let the righteous be shaken! —Psalm 55:22 (CEB) I have a way of keeping anxiety as a close companion, not willing to let it go.