Daily Hope Devotional

You Don’t Have to Understand the ‘Why’

By Rick Warren — September 16, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
If there’s ever a time in life you need to hurry, it’s when God tells you to act—even if you don’t understand why. Psalm 119:32 says, “I will quickly obey your commands” (NCV). You don’t … Continue reading You Don’t Have to Understand the ‘Why’

Stop Fearing Failure—and Trust God’s Grace

By Rick Warren — September 15, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
In America, failure is almost the unpardonable sin. We idolize success. But that kind of pressure creates major stress on people. The fear of failure has many different faces. It can cause you to be … Continue reading Stop Fearing Failure—and Trust God’s Grace

A Bold Faith Takes Risks

By Rick Warren — September 14, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
What does it mean to have bold faith? It means taking risks. The Bible says, “Without faith it is impossible to please God” (Hebrews 11:6 NIV). You see an example of taking risks in the … Continue reading A Bold Faith Takes Risks

What Will You Do Today That Requires Faith?

By Rick Warren — September 13, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
Failure is never final. You’re never a failure until you quit, and it’s always too soon to quit! You don’t determine a person’s greatness by his talent, his wealth, or his education. You determine a … Continue reading What Will You Do Today That Requires Faith?

Take the Next Step of Faith

By Rick Warren — September 12, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
I don’t know what step you need to take next, but I do know that you need to take it. Your next step may be to accept Jesus Christ into your life or to be … Continue reading Take the Next Step of Faith

Let Faith, Not Fear, Rule Your Heart

By Rick Warren — September 11, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
If you’re going to make a fresh start with faith in your life, you need to face your fears. Don’t let them control you! Fear has an incredible ability to paralyze our potential—to keep us … Continue reading Let Faith, Not Fear, Rule Your Heart

Don’t Put Off Your Fresh Start

By Rick Warren — September 10, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
In Mark 10, a huge crowd was following Jesus as he left Jericho. A man named Bartimaeus was blind and begging by the roadside. When Bartimaeus heard that Jesus was nearby, he began to shout, … Continue reading Don’t Put Off Your Fresh Start

A Little Faith Is All You Need

By Rick Warren — September 9, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
Here’s a surprising truth: You can have faith and doubt at the same time. In Mark 9, a man brought his sick son to Jesus. Jesus told the father that he could heal the boy—if … Continue reading A Little Faith Is All You Need

Doubt Is the Enemy of Imagination

By Rick Warren — September 8, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
Doubt is the enemy of imagination. When you were a kid, you had a great imagination. But the older you get, the more your imagination grows rusty. You stop imagining the way things could be, … Continue reading Doubt Is the Enemy of Imagination

God Is Always Right on Time

By Rick Warren — September 7, 2023
from 50 Days of Faith
God is never in a hurry, and he’s never late. He’s always on time. God’s timing is perfect, even when we can’t understand it. We’ll never fully understand God’s timing because God exists on a … Continue reading God Is Always Right on Time