Daily Hope Devotional

The Best Use of Your Deepest Pain

By Rick Warren — November 29, 2020
When you’re going through pain, you can choose to focus on yourself or on other people. When you choose to focus on serving other hurting people, that’s called redemptive suffering. It is the highest and … Continue reading The Best Use of Your Deepest Pain

Let Your Pain Draw You Closer to Others

By Rick Warren — November 28, 2020
Suffering changes you. It can turn you away from self-centeredness and toward caring more about other people in pain. One important way you can use your pain for good is to draw closer to others. … Continue reading Let Your Pain Draw You Closer to Others

Let Your Pain Draw You Nearer to God

By Rick Warren — November 27, 2020
When anything painful happens to you, you’ve got a choice: You can run to God, or you can run from God. If you’re running away from God, what are you running to? Who could help … Continue reading Let Your Pain Draw You Nearer to God

Heal Your Hurt with Grace

By Rick Warren — November 26, 2020
How do you let go of the hurt in your life? You heal it with grace. When you heal a hurt with grace, it doesn’t just mean you let someone off the hook. You forgive … Continue reading Heal Your Hurt with Grace

Lift Holy Hands Instead of Shaking Fists

By Rick Warren — November 25, 2020
How much energy does it take to drop something? Nothing. You just let it go! It doesn’t take any energy at all. Jesus says, “Whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone, forgive … Continue reading Lift Holy Hands Instead of Shaking Fists

Don’t Let Bitterness Wear You Down

By Rick Warren — November 24, 2020
Any time you breathe bitterness, you suffocate your spirit. Bitterness doesn’t just choke out your happiness and your healthy emotions. It also strangles your spirit. When you have bitterness in your heart, you can’t breathe … Continue reading Don’t Let Bitterness Wear You Down

Don’t Let Your Emotions Give Satan a Foothold

By Rick Warren — November 23, 2020
In every quarrel, an unseen spiritual war is going on behind the scenes. At the surface, a quarrel may seem minor. You may think you’re arguing about who didn’t take out the garbage or who … Continue reading Don’t Let Your Emotions Give Satan a Foothold

Stop Quarrels with Humility and Grace

By Rick Warren — November 22, 2020
Because of the COVID-19 quarantine, many families have the opportunity to spend more time together. But that also means there is an increased chance they will get on each other’s nerves. Let’s be honest, even … Continue reading Stop Quarrels with Humility and Grace

Only God Can Meet All Your Needs

By Rick Warren — November 21, 2020
One of the biggest causes of quarreling in your family, with your friends, or at your work is that you expect people to fill needs in your life that only God can fulfill. This is … Continue reading Only God Can Meet All Your Needs

Who Controls Your Future?

By Rick Warren — November 20, 2020
One of the great fears you face in this life is the fear of the future. You fear for the future of your family, your friends, your job, your community—and everything else in between. It’s … Continue reading Who Controls Your Future?