Guideposts is an inspiration-focused magazine about “people who have attained a goal, surmounted an obstacles, or learned a helpful lesson through their faith.” They typically publish first-person narratives.

Editorial Needs

They want writers to show specific positive change in the narrator that occurs as a result of the experience, a message or insight that readers can apply to their own lives.

Payment Information

Payment Information, According to Our Best Research (May Change, or Be Innaccurate)

They pay $250 or more for stories

Payment Reports

Year Pay (US $) Words Payment Speed Payment Difficulty Research & Reporting Publication Type Comments
2016 $0.27/word.
$400 total
1500 words One to 3 Months Effortless Paymnt Little to None  
"The people at Guideposts are very easy to work with. Very encouraging and professional."
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Contact & Submission Information

Their official website

To learn more, read their submission guidelines