The Best Short Inspiring Video Clips Around
Inspiring Video #1: Baby Laughing
What is more inspiring than a baby laughing with pure joy? This rejuvenating video is guaranteed to at the very least bring a smile to your face and brighten your day. You might even want to bookmark this clip as a favorite after watching the infectious joy of this little one. It's a great one to come back to anytime you might be feeling down or getting too serious about life. Enjoy this precious innocence which we all carry deep within.
http://personalgrowthcourses.net/video/baby_laughing - two-minute inspiring video clip
Inspiring Video #2: It's in Every One of Us
Gazing into the eyes of the many people you will meet in this five-minute journey, you cannot help but open your heart to the beauty within every one of us. This inspiring video is a potent reminder that each person we meet carries a spark of joy within. When we find ourselves having difficulty with someone in our lives, let us do our best to to remember the beauty and joy that is always there, even when it may not be apparent on the surface.
http://personalgrowthcourses.net/video/every_one_of_us - five-minute inspiring video clip
Inspiring Video #3: Challenge Day
These powerful clips of an Emmy-award-winning documentary are from an inspiring video which depicts the amazing Challenge Day story. Challenge Day has transformed the lives of countless teenagers and even entire schools across North America. Thousands of testimonials every year describe in glowing words how this one-day program dramatically
improves teenagers' lives. Some had even been contemplating suicide before
Challenge Day, yet now see meaning and real possibilities in their lives. Because of this most empowering work, the transformational Challenge Day program has even been featured several times on the Oprah Show.
Day is a one-day program offered in hundreds of high schools
and junior highs every year which opens students to seeing their common humanity in a way that
is simply miraculous. It is not uncommon by the end of the day to find
rival gang members hugging each other and saying I'm sorry, even with tears
in their eyes. "I am truly sorry to the millions of people I have picked
on," commented a former school bully as he hugged a gangly boy he had
tormented for several years. Watch either the 4-minute or the 15-minute
clip of this video and see if you aren't moved and inspired by this life-changing
http://www.personalgrowthcourses.net/video/inspir... - Inspiring video of Challenge Day (4 min)
http://personalgrowthcourses.net/video/challenge_day - Inspiring Challenge Day video (15 min)
For more information on this empowering work which spreads inspiration and transformation every day, explore the engaging
material on the Challenge Day website.
Inspiring Video #4: Softball Miracle
Witness how one of the longest trips ever around the baseball diamond literally brings tears to the eyes of both the players and spectators. This closely contested women's college championship game in the American northwest had a most unexpected result. Not only were the losing team the heroes, everyone present left feeling deeply honored and touched at the incredible sportsmanship showed in this moving video clip.
http://personalgrowthcourses.net/video/softball_miracle - six-minute inspiring video clip
Inspiring Video #5: W. Mitchell
Meet one of the world's most inspiring speakers, W Mitchell. We all face
challenges of varying degrees every day. And change—sometimes invited,
sometimes unasked for—is often our biggest challenge. W Mitchell
knows about challenge, change, and courage—all first hand. From co-founding
a company that put thousands to work, from his election as mayor, from a
fiery motorcycle accident that burned over 65% of his body, and from the
airplane crash that left him paralyzed, Mitchell exudes grace, good humor,
and powerful inspiration.
inspiring message reflects his philosophy on life: "It's not what
happens to you, it's what you do about it." See Mitchell's inspiring website at http://www.wmitchell.com. Don't miss the incredibly
inspiring 15-minute video clip of W Mitchell at the link below:
http://www.personalgrowthcourses.net/video/what_matters_w_mitchell - 15-min. inspiring video
Inspiring Video #6: Free Hugs Campaign
In just four-minutes, the engaging video "Free Hugs Campaign" takes us on a wild journey with unexpected, yet heart-warming results. The video has spread rapidly around the Internet to inspire many millions to consider the changes we can make by simply giving more hugs. See also an article in the Sydney Morning Herald, Australia's leading newspaper, on this wonderful phenomenon and explore the Free Hugs Campaign website devoted to this inspiring new movement. Other inspirational videos show how this wonderful campaign has spread around the world.
http://personalgrowthcourses.net/video/free_hugs_campaign - four-minute inspiring video clip
Inspiring Video #7: World's Best Dad
The final inspiring video on this list depicts the incredibly moving story of an amazing father who so loves his handicapped son that he almost moves mountains to bring joy and fulfillment into his life. Dick Hoyt's deep dedication to his son has touched the lives of millions. Their story continues to inspire all of us to remember that it is the deeper things in life that truly bring us closer to ourselves and to all around us. You may appreciate this inspiring video even more if you first read the short, powerfully moving story of Dick Hoyt and his son Rick as reported in Sports Illustrated at this link.
http://www.personalgrowthcourses.net/video/best_dad - four-minute inspiring video clip
We invite you to share these inspiring videos with your friends and colleagues. Using the amazing power of the Internet, we can send waves of meaningful inspiration around our planet. And for a number of other truly amazing videos, click here. Have a most wonderful and inspiring day, week, and life ahead!
Special Note: This list was compiled by Fred Burks for this website and the PEERS team. Fred was a language interpreter for George W. Bush and Bill Clinton. You can listen to an engaging 24-minute radio interview describing Fred's high-level interpreting activities and more. This talk is from his appearance in an episode titled "Journeys Toward Truth" on the excellent program Hitchhiking Off the Map. Though not at the level of the inspiring videos above, you might enjoy his story.