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Inspiring Resources

This page provides links to a variety of excellent resources for meaningful inspiration. See what draws you and enjoy exploring the many heart-warming resources which inspire us to be all that we can be and recognize the common humanity that we all share. May you be powerfully inspired to transform fear into hope and love as you explore these wonderfully inspiring resources.

Inspiring Stories: We choose from the many wonderfully inspiring stories available on the Internet and elsewhere and make many of the best of these available to you at the link below. Three stars are placed in front of the most inspiring stories and articles. A short list of the most popular and very best inspiring stories and articles is also provided below.

Best inspiring Stories:

A Strong Dad Gives All to his Disabled Son - A Short, Deeply Inspiring Story

The Cab Ride I'll Never Forget: Her Last Journey Down Memory Lane

Don't Judge a Book by its Cover

A Deeply Inspiring Near-Death Experience

HeartMath Improves Lives of Top Industry Managers With a Change of Heart

Something For Stevie - Revealing the Beauty of Human Nature

Academic Mayor Transforms Bogotá

The Christmas Truce - Inspiring Christmas Story

A Little Boy's Last Wish - Inspiring Story of the Beginning of the Make-A-Wish Foundation

Highly Inspiring News Articles: For all of the negative images we see in the news, there are more highly inspiring news articles in the mainstream than most people know. At the links below you will find some wonderfully touching and inspiring news taken largely from major media websites, with links to the original articles provided. The first link contains one-paragraph excerpts with the best articles listed first. The second link is for those who have seen the first list and want to read only the most recently posted articles. - Highly inspiring news excerpts from major media - Inspiring news excerpts by date posted to website

Inspiring Summaries: Several two-page summaries provide deep inspiration and an invitation to transformation. Each of these inspiring summaries carries deep wisdom through revealing simple principles which can help to transform our lives and give profound, empowering ideas on how to be all that we can be and connect more deeply with those around us.

Simple Keys to a Fuller Life

Principles of Transformation

Shifting Paradigms

Building a Brighter Future

Best Inspiring Free Videos: This collection of short, inspiring videos is sure to touch your heart and move your soul. One amazing, Emmy-award-winning video (15 minutes) shows the incredibly inspiring work of Challenge Day. The transformational one-day program of Challenge Day, offered in hundreds of high schools and junior highs every year, opens students to seeing their common humanity in a way that is simply miraculous. Another moving video (15 minutes) presents an powerfully inspiring man who has overcome adversity you can hardly imagine to be chosen by various groups as one of the most inspiring speakers in the world. Other short, but highly inspiring videos will very likely inspire you to look at your own life in a much more empowering way.

Most Inspiring Poems: These short, inspirational poems which are sure to touch your heart and inspire you to open to your deeper potential in life. Even if you have read some of them in the past, good poems are meant to be read and inspire us again and again. Read them slowly to savor the deep wisdom shared.

Personal Growth Courses and More. The first link below will take you to descriptions of several online courses offered free of charge. These dynamic courses provide powerfully inspiring and highly educational materials in a variety of formats. These courses, this website, and several other empowering websites are all under the management of the nonprofit organization PEERS. See the PEERS home page listing all these websites at the second link. And for a list of what website founder Fred Burks has found to be the most transformational and inspiring books, videos, magazines, and poems available, see the third link below.

Personal Growth Courses

PEERS - Public Education and Empowerment Resource Service

Recommendations of Website Founder

Best Inspiring Resources Not Otherwise Listed: Our Loving Links webpage contains one-paragraph summaries of the most inspiring books, magazines, and Internet communities we've found. Let us join with others around the world in spreading the love, inspiration, and transformation that is available to us all.

Subtopics of Inspiration and Empowerment:

Life Purpose, Life Intentions, Transforming fear, and Quality of Life. Possibly the most empowering thing you can do for yourself is to get clear on your deeper purpose and intentions in life. For those who haven't spent much time exploring this, the first link below is a concise guide to finding and developing your life purpose and intentions. The second link guides you in exploring your greatest challenges in life and working to transform them by facing your deepest fears. The third item gives inspiring ideas on improving your quality of life. All of these writings powerfully invite you to live a more inspired life filled with meaningful purpose and focus every day.

Life Purpose and Life Intentions

Transform Fear Through Core Belief Work

Inspiring Ideas to Improve Your Quality of Life

On Our Interconnectedness and A Meaningful Way to End Poverty:

Moment of Love: Every Person in the World Has a Heart

Web of Love: We Are All Interconnected Through Love

Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

Spread the Inspiration! If you have been moved by the wonderfully inspiring resources presented here, consider spreading the word to your friends. Click on the "Email page" link at the top or bottom of any inspiring page on this website to send an email giving the Internet address of that page. By opening to powerful transformation from within, we can feel more connected with all around us and more effectively join in transforming both our personal lives and the world around us through love, inspiration, and empowerment.

May these inspiring materials help us all to ever more remember that every person in the world has a heart, that every heart has a place within that wants only to love and be loved, and that through this place, we are all interconnected in a beautiful web of love. Thanks for caring, and may your life be filled with love, hope, meaning, and inspiration!