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The Hardest Post

After my cancer diagnosis, I needed all the support and prayer I could get. So why was I having trouble asking for it?

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October 2020

What Love Had to Do With It

My twin boys were constantly at each other’s throats. And that was before the pandemic put our house under lockdown

5 mins read
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September 2020

Still Serving

How a woman veteran is turning her struggles into positive action

8 mins read
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September 2020

The Ninth Step

Her alcoholic father was ready to make amends for the past. Was she ready to forgive him?

8 mins read
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September 2020

The Voice I Needed to Hear

As a widow and a farmer, I thought I was comfortable being on my own. The pandemic showed me otherwise

7 mins read
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September 2020

The Last Survivor

Of all the stories we published about September 11, this may have been the most powerful

9 mins read
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September 2020

Love Thy Neighbor?

We used to be friends. Then we weren’t

3 mins read
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September 2020

Intensive Care

Dan Radice was an exercise specialist who brought Dr. Rick Pitera through cardiac rehab. Now it was Rick’s turn to save Dan’s life

9 mins read
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September 2020

Joyful Reawakening

I was sure our first Shabbat in quarantine was going to be different—and not in a good way

3 mins read
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September 2020

Everyday greatness: LYNN COLWELL

Her colorful calling

2 mins read
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September 2020

A Different Answer

I prayed for help with my rheumatoid arthritis. So why was I still in such agony?

6 mins read
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September 2020

“meet me at the golf cart”

Who would have guessed it would be the secret to our happy marriage?

3 mins read
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August 2020

Dog on a Mission

In my grief, I just wanted to be alone

5 mins read
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August 2020

More than a pastor

My business was hanging by a thread. So was my spirit. Then my good friend and mentor was struck down by Covid-19

7 mins read
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August 2020

Mystery of the Missing Report Card

My childhood was not pretty. Neither was the angel I met in a dark alley in a dangerous part of town

6 mins read
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August 2020

That Bad Good Friday

It was stronger than the infamous San Francisco earthquake of 1906, but Americans proved even stronger

7 mins read
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August 2020

Faith Factor

Bob is our most popular blogger on Guideposts.org. We wanted to share a story that happened to him a while ago but is more relevant than ever today

6 mins read
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August 2020

Abraham's Well

What compelled us to move halfway around the world to a place where we didn’t even speak the language?

6 mins read
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August 2020

Chuck wagon chef

The not-so-lost art of cooking for cowboys

8 mins read
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August 2020

Acceptance, Strength, Gratitude

How do you go on when the man you love is diagnosed with Stage IV cancer?

8 mins read
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August 2020

A Simple Message

Loneliness is the root of so many problems. A psychologist shares a way you can reach out

8 mins read
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August 2020

A Place We Knew

We moved to Savannah to be closer to our daughters. But we had trouble finding a faith community where we felt at home

2 mins read
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June/July 2020

Come Together

This writer, mom and chaplain’s wife learned to overcome loneliness. Here are her five best tips

7 mins read
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June/July 2020

Communion

Buzz Aldrin tells of his act of faith on the lunar surface

6 mins read
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June/July 2020

DREAM BIG, PRAY BIG!

Dolly Parton is a national treasure. But her origins couldn’t be more humble

6 mins read
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June/July 2020

Everyday greatness MICHAEL PLATT

A teenage baker helps fight hunger

2 mins read
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June/July 2020

Faith Empowered

Going where love and Jesus take you

8 mins read
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June/July 2020

The Locket

It went missing when Mom died

2 mins read
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June/July 2020

Underwater Awakening

How one of nature’s most fragile undersea creatures changed a diver’s life

7 mins read
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June/July 2020

Fighting the past

How I turned my negative body image into a positive one

7 mins read
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June/July 2020