Daily Hope Devotional

Commit to Living by Your Values

By Rick Warren — September 20, 2020
To be all God wants you to be, follow the pattern set by Moses: Choose to be who God wants you to be. Choose short-term pain for long-term gain. And choose God’s values, not the … Continue reading Commit to Living by Your Values

Choose Short-Term Pain for Long-Term Gain

By Rick Warren — September 19, 2020
To be all God wants you to be, you need to choose short-term pain for long-term gain. Anybody who’s ever played sports knows this one. You’ve got to practice and work hard in order to … Continue reading Choose Short-Term Pain for Long-Term Gain

God’s Plan for Your Pain

By Rick Warren — September 18, 2020
Remember what photography was like before everything went digital? When you took a picture, the first thing you’d get was a negative. Then you’d develop the negative into a positive by going into a darkroom … Continue reading God’s Plan for Your Pain

Unfairness Points Us toward Jesus

By Rick Warren — September 17, 2020
You’ll hear it from many different places these days: People are basically good and unselfish. It’s their environments that turn people’s hearts toward evil. Unfortunately, that theory just doesn’t match with what we see in … Continue reading Unfairness Points Us toward Jesus

God Says Respond to Unfairness with Love

By Rick Warren — September 16, 2020
Unfairness is part of the human condition. You can’t live on this earth for long without feeling like someone has treated you unfairly. Maybe it’s a parent who put you through a miserable childhood. Maybe … Continue reading God Says Respond to Unfairness with Love

How Do You Treat People Who Serve You?

By Rick Warren — September 15, 2020
One of the greatest tests of your character is how you treat people who are trying to serve you. Whether it’s a waitress, a waiter, a clerk, an employee, a secretary, your children, or your … Continue reading How Do You Treat People Who Serve You?

You Can Disagree without Being Disagreeable

By Rick Warren — September 14, 2020
Many people, including Christians, think they only have to show respect for people with whom they agree. Nothing could be further from the truth. In today’s world, there are many activities in our society that … Continue reading You Can Disagree without Being Disagreeable

Every Person Is Worthy of Respect

By Rick Warren — September 13, 2020
Respect has become an endangered value over the past few decades. Yet the Bible makes it clear that stable families—and stable societies—are built around respect. The Bible commands us to honor our parents, respect civil … Continue reading Every Person Is Worthy of Respect

God Knows the End of the Story

By Rick Warren — September 12, 2020
The big question everyone is asking right now is, “When will things get back to normal?” But, I want to ask you, what will you do if life doesn’t get back to normal? The answer … Continue reading God Knows the End of the Story

God Uses Problems to Help Us Grow

By Rick Warren — September 11, 2020
God uses everything—even the pandemic we’re in right now—to help our character grow. He uses problems to help us mature. James writes it like this: “My brothers and sisters, be very happy when you are … Continue reading God Uses Problems to Help Us Grow