Inspiring Stories

Actor Dave Coulier; photo by Matthew Gilson

Dave Coulier: His Sources of Inspiration

The star of Full House and Fuller House shares how his sobriety helped him through a year of loss and grief and why he views dogs as angelic friends.

Falconer Rodney Stotts with one of his birds; photo by James Kegley

The Faith of a Falconer

Rodney Stotts is the founder of Rodney’s Raptors, an organization that exposes people to nature and educates them about raptors and falconry.

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She Prayed for Guidance After a Difficult Move

Could they make this house their long-term home? She waited for God to give her an answer.

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A Football Comeback Taught Her the Importance of Not Giving Up

After watching Peyton Manning and the Indianapolis Colts pull off the impossible, she was inspired to keep going. 

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5 Incredible Stories of Near-Death Experiences

These inspiring firsthand accounts of heaven shed light on the peace, glory and love that awaits us in the afterlife.

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The cast of Thirteen Lives on set in true inspiring story of Thai cave rescue

The Miraculous True Story Behind 'Thirteen Lives'

Cave diver Rick Stanton—played by Viggo Mortenson in Ron Howard’s new film—shares details of the dramatic rescue in a Thai cave.

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7 People Who Encountered God

Stranded on a mountain, a perfectly-time phone call—these folks had divine encounters that changed their lives.

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Lisa Faire Graham at home with her husband Bill and cat Mitzi; photo by Mark Wallheiser

Viewing God's Gifts in a Different Light

Would losing sight in one eye mean the end of her burgeoning photography career?

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Tonya May Avent; photo by Jim Graham

Her Faith Was Strengthened by a Friend's Courage in Coping with ALS

A surprise phone call from a former high school classmate forged a friendship based on faith and forgiveness.

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Rabbi Barbara Aiello reads prayers in her synagogue in her story 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.

Carrie McKean and her daughtersp; photo by Trace Thomas

God Opened Her Eyes to the Blessings of Living in a Texas Oil Town

She thought her family would be bored and lonely after moving to Midland. Then she prayed that they could stay.

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Michael and Honey in a vehicle; Photo credit: Keith Brauneis

How a Shelter Dog Became a Life-Saving Hero

After a horrific car accident, his cocker spaniel sought help for him. Would she find assistance in time?

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Johnny Cash playing onstage about his story of faith

Walking the Line: The Enduring Faith of Johnny Cash

The country music legend’s son, John Carter Cash, discusses his father’s story of faith and how his music is still changing lives. 

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Finding God in Unexpected Places

Finding God in Unexpected Places

Yes, God’s truth and grace can be found in a modest church or a soaring cathedral, but He’s also in places we never thought to look.

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Rick Hamlin

In Everyday Life, Are You Martha or Mary?

The next time you are distracted with worry, turn to this Bible verse and these five key questions gleaned from Scripture.

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Keystone Campers celebrate Christmas in July in inspiring stories

The Surprising Origin of Christmas in July

The inspirational story of how this annual celebration started at a girl’s summer camp in North Carolina.

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