Daily Hope Devotional

How Will Your Decision Affect Others?

By Rick Warren — May 26, 2019
One of the biggest mistakes we make in life is forgetting how much our actions influence the people around us. Every day you are tempted to make decisions that may seem best for you but … Continue reading How Will Your Decision Affect Others?

Decide What’s Best, Not Just What’s Good

By Rick Warren — May 25, 2019
Some things are not necessarily wrong; they’re just not necessary. Most choices you make in life are not really a matter between good and bad. They’re more a matter of what’s best for you. The … Continue reading Decide What’s Best, Not Just What’s Good

What Happens When You Do What You Know Is Wrong?

By Rick Warren — May 24, 2019
The Bible says in Proverbs 10:9, “Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but whoever takes crooked paths will be found out” (NIV). You will be found out! So when making decisions, you need the integrity … Continue reading What Happens When You Do What You Know Is Wrong?

Good Decisions Always Agree with God’s Word

By Rick Warren — May 23, 2019
When you need to make a decision, the first and ideal test is this: “Is my decision in harmony with God’s Word?” You have to decide what’s going to be your ultimate authority in life. … Continue reading Good Decisions Always Agree with God’s Word

To Make a Connection, Make a Commitment

By Rick Warren — May 22, 2019
Good relationships don’t happen by accident. They take cultivation, work, and a lot of time. That requires commitment! I cannot count the number of times that my wife Kay and I have felt like walking … Continue reading To Make a Connection, Make a Commitment

Don’t Let Gossip Destroy Your Relationships

By Rick Warren — May 21, 2019
We tend to think of gossip as one of those “little” sins. But when God talks about gossip, he puts it on the list with things like sexual immorality and murder. Why? Because it is … Continue reading Don’t Let Gossip Destroy Your Relationships

Use Your Words to Build Others Up

By Rick Warren — May 20, 2019
God wants us to use our words to build others up. Ephesians 4:29 says, “Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according … Continue reading Use Your Words to Build Others Up

The World Does Not Revolve around You

By Rick Warren — May 19, 2019
There’s an old proverb that says, “Seek to understand before seeking to be understood.” The Bible talks about this as well: “Look out for one another’s interests, not just for your own” (Philippians 2:4 GNT). … Continue reading The World Does Not Revolve around You

Three Things Fear Does to Relationships

By Rick Warren — May 18, 2019
If you want to connect with someone, you’ve got to be willing to take the first step. This often requires courage. Why? Because it’s fear that disconnects human beings. When we’re full of fear and … Continue reading Three Things Fear Does to Relationships

We Must Choose to Accept God’s Grace

By Rick Warren — May 17, 2019
The Bible says in Romans 6:23, “The wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life through Christ Jesus our Lord” (NLT). You might say that grace is the gift … Continue reading We Must Choose to Accept God’s Grace