Daily Hope Devotional

How God Helps You in Your Grief

By Rick Warren — January 31, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
Everyone will experience loss. And you don’t just “get over” a loss. You can’t go under it; you can’t go around it. You’ve got to go through the grief. If you’re scared to express emotion … Continue reading How God Helps You in Your Grief

Surrender Your Defense to God

By Rick Warren — January 30, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
King David knew what it meant to be attacked emotionally, verbally, and physically. As a young man, he was anointed by the prophet Samuel to be the next king of Israel, but Saul was still … Continue reading Surrender Your Defense to God

God Won’t Let Go of Your Hand

By Rick Warren — January 29, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
You can’t save yourself—but you don’t have to! All you need to do is put your hand in God’s hand and say, “God, I surrender it all to you—all the good and bad parts of … Continue reading God Won’t Let Go of Your Hand
What’s in our hearts often determines what we feel when we look at people. When we see a crowd, we can easily get irritated or impatient. But when Jesus saw a crowd, “he had compassion … Continue reading Look at Others the Way God Looks at You

How Jesus Treats His Sheep

By Rick Warren — January 27, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
Yesterday we looked at how the goodness of God directs and protects you. Today we’ll look at three more benefits of God’s goodness: how he guides, guards, and saves you through Jesus, the Good Shepherd. … Continue reading How Jesus Treats His Sheep

Jesus Protects and Directs You

By Rick Warren — January 26, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
Sheep are essentially defenseless animals, so a shepherd carries a few tools to care for and protect his sheep. He has a rod for guarding and protecting, and he uses a staff with a little … Continue reading Jesus Protects and Directs You

Don’t Be Afraid!

By Rick Warren — January 25, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
What are you worried about today? The economy? Your health? Your bills? Your kids? Are you worried about the future? The fact is there are a lot of reasons to be afraid in today’s world. … Continue reading Don’t Be Afraid!

Keep Your Eyes on the Light

By Rick Warren — January 24, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
A common source of stress is loss. You can lose your job, your health, your money, your reputation, or a loved one. And when you add all the other challenges you have in life, it … Continue reading Keep Your Eyes on the Light

Not Everything You Hear Is True

By Rick Warren — January 23, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
If you spend any time on your phone or watching TV these days, you’re going to get a lot of information from a lot of different sources. It’s important, now more than ever, to remember … Continue reading Not Everything You Hear Is True

This Is Not the End of the Story

By Rick Warren — January 22, 2023
from Living in the Goodness of God
When the future is uncertain and there is a lot of fear, it might seem like your story is coming to an end. But the Bible says, “We often suffer, but we are never crushed. … Continue reading This Is Not the End of the Story