Tact is getting your point across without stabbing someone with it.

Guideposts reader Shirley Zieve

Sandy Springs, Georgia

A new season
Seasonal Prayers

5 Prayers to Help You Transition to a New Season

Whether it’s the arrival of autumn or a change in your life, this Scripture will usher you through it.

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Rabbi Barbara Aiello reads prayers in her synagogue in her story of faith
Stories of Faith

How the First Woman Rabbi in Italy Kept a Promise to Her Father

Rabbi Barbara Aiello told her father she would bring the Jewish faith back to his hometown.

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Managing regret
Emotional and Mental Health

3 Ways to Free Yourself of Regret

It’s a painful but common emotion that can be managed in a healthy way to fuel your positive thinking.

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Positive aging
Living Longer, Living Better

Are Positive Thinkers Healthier as We Age?

New research connects how we feel about aging with health risks in later years.

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Guideposts Daily Planner

5 Ways to Use a Daily Planner to Grow Your Faith

Schedule time to connect with God and strengthen your prayer practice.

Making time for God
Power of Prayer

How to Let God Fill Up Your Spiritual Tank

The demands of life can deplete us, but it doesn’t have to be that way.

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Dr. Ellen Ochoa, Roberto Clemente, and Lin-Manuel Miranda Hispanic Heritage inspiring stories
Inspiring Stories

Hispanic Heritage Month: 15 Inspiring Figures

From painters and poets to astronauts and actresses, here are some of the most influential Hispanic people you should know about. 

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Cheerful laughing woman on the beach (Getty Images)
Positive Thinking

10 Ways to Make the Most of the Last Days of Summer

From making a peach cobbler to reading a book, make every last warm day count with these fun activities. 

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End of summer
Positive Living

How to End Summer on a Positive Note

Tips for approaching the end of the season with gratitude. 

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Creating memories during summer
Inspiring Stories

Creating Summer Memories

One summer evening led to a lifelong partnership full of family and joy.

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Prayer for the End of Summer
Seasonal Prayers

Prayer for the End of Summer

Gratitude for soft wind and waves and sea-green water—and one more ear of fresh corn.

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Praying through addiction
Prayers for Recovery

12 Scriptures to Help You Pray Through Recovery

We are all recovering from something, if not addiction. Here are some Bible verses to help.

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Jill Suttie; photo courtesy Jill Suttie
Addiction and Recovery

Forgiving Her Alcoholic Father Helped Her Feel Whole

Her father was trying to make amends, but could she forgive him for his emotional abuse during her childhood?

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Courtesy of Laura McKowen
Addiction and Recovery

Laura McKowen on the ‘Magic’ of Sobriety

The ‘We Are the Luckiest’ author shares how faith and a new perspective helped her recover from alcohol abuse.

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A man holding a Bible in his hand.
Addiction and Recovery

This Personal Bible Inspired His Brother's Road to Recovery

Taking this special Bible to rehab was a source of strength and support for him.

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