True Stories of Answered Prayers

Stories of answered prayers can strengthen our faith and offer hope and reassurance. While we don’t know what causes God to answer prayer, we strive to pray from a place of authenticity and humility. When you are in a challenging moment, remember answered prayers in your own lives and the lives of those around you.


A couple adopts the daughter they had always wanted.

Infertility challenges the hope and faith of a young married couple.

A couple sailing across the ocean finds themselves shipwrecked!

It’s the crisis firefighters worry about most: a child trapped in a burning house.

When she thought all faith was lost, God delivered a special message to her homeless son.

All these California firefighters could do was wait…and pray.

After his wife’s miscarriage, they couldn’t lose another baby. So they prayed.

We needed rain in the worst way. A downpour of prayer couldn’t hurt.

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The first-place winner of our 2006 Young Writers Contest on discovering the power of prayer

In this story from September 1986, actor Martin Sheen talks about regaining his faith after a frightening health crisis on the set of Apocalypse Now.

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