Daily Hope Devotional

It’s Smart to Be Patient

By Rick Warren — August 16, 2022
from The Foundation of a Life Well
Your life has an ebb and flow. Sometimes God wants you to move quickly, but sometimes he wants you to slow down. As Proverbs 14:29 says, “It’s smart to be patient” (CEV). Today and tomorrow … Continue reading It’s Smart to Be Patient
We’ve talked for the last couple of days about when to move fast in response to God’s Spirit. Here’s what we’ve said so far: Obey quickly when God tells you to do something. Move fast … Continue reading Move Fast to Do Good and Accept Salvation
You probably make a lot of promises. Think back over the last few days. You may have promised to run an errand for your spouse, to meet a deadline for your boss, or to help … Continue reading Be Quick to Keep Your Promises to God

Hurry to Obey God’s Commands

By Rick Warren — August 13, 2022
from The Foundation of a Life Well
Yesterday we talked about what it means to “walk in God’s Spirit.” Sometimes God’s Spirit tells you to move slowly. Other times you should move quickly. Today we’re going to talk about two times when … Continue reading Hurry to Obey God’s Commands

Your Timing Is Everything

By Rick Warren — August 12, 2022
from The Foundation of a Life Well
In many aspects of your life—from business decisions to your closest relationships—timing can make all the difference. And, as a follower of Christ, its critical for you to stay tuned in to God’s timing. Every … Continue reading Your Timing Is Everything

Why God Created the Universe

By Rick Warren — August 11, 2022
from Awesome Relationships
The whole reason God created the universe is because he wanted a family—and that family is the church. His church is the only reason the universe exists. Did you know that before God thought of … Continue reading Why God Created the Universe

Help Others Get into God’s Family

By Rick Warren — August 10, 2022
from Awesome Relationships
If you are a follower of Jesus Christ, God has given you a mission in this world. You’re not here just to take up space; you’re not here just to strive after your own personal … Continue reading Help Others Get into God’s Family
Jesus said in John 15:14, “You are my friends if you do what I command” (NLT). You can’t say you love Jesus and then go live like the devil. You can’t say you’re a Christian … Continue reading Discover the Right Motivation for Obedience
The key to a friendship with God is deciding whose friendship you want most. You don’t have time for everybody to be your best friend. You’ve got to decide who you want most to be … Continue reading To Be God’s Friend, Value What He Values

Give God Your Best Time

By Rick Warren — August 7, 2022
from Awesome Relationships
If you want to build a deep relationship with God, you have to slow down and be quiet. Friendship with God is like any other friendship—you have to make time for it. If you don’t … Continue reading Give God Your Best Time