Daily Hope Devotional

To Become Wise, Spend Time with Wise People

By Rick Warren — September 13, 2018
Have you ever heard the old phrase, “If you want to soar with the eagles, you can’t run with the turkeys”? If you’re going to be wise, you’ve got to get some wise people in … Continue reading To Become Wise, Spend Time with Wise People

Fill Your Mind with Biblical Truth

By Rick Warren — September 12, 2018
If you want to become wise, the first thing you have to do is feast on God’s Word every day. Proverbs 2:6 says, “It is the Lord who gives wisdom; from him come knowledge and … Continue reading Fill Your Mind with Biblical Truth

Be Generous Because God Is Generous

By Rick Warren — September 11, 2018
As followers of Christ, we need to remember to be generous. Why is it so important to remember to be generous? Here are three ways it makes an impact on our lives. It makes you … Continue reading Be Generous Because God Is Generous

The Forgiven Should Forgive

By Rick Warren — September 10, 2018
Do you show people grace? It’s what God wants us to do, but it’s not always easy to remember to do because we are so often focused on ourselves. It’s easier sometimes to be selfish … Continue reading The Forgiven Should Forgive

Choose Faith over Fear

By Rick Warren — September 9, 2018
The first resolution: Choose to be who God wants you to be. The second resolution: Choose short-term pain for long-term gain. The third resolution: Choose God’s values, not the world’s. And the fourth resolution Moses … Continue reading Choose Faith over Fear

Commit to Living by Your Values

By Rick Warren — September 8, 2018
The first resolution: Choose to be who God wants you to be. The second resolution: Choose short-term pain for long-term gain. And then Moses made a third life-shaping resolution: He chose 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 7, 2018
Yesterday we learned that, in order to be all that God wants us to be, we have to make this first resolution: “I resolve that I will no longer let other people press me into … Continue reading Choose Short-Term Pain for Long-term Gain

Focus on Pleasing God, Not People

By Rick Warren — September 6, 2018
God did not make you to be what somebody else wants you to be. God didn’t make you to be what your parents want you to be, what your girlfriend or boyfriend wants you to … Continue reading Focus on Pleasing God, Not People

Your Commitments Shape Your Life

By Rick Warren — September 5, 2018
You don’t have to understand all the implications of your decision when you choose to follow Jesus. You simply need to respond to his invitation and make a commitment to follow him. Your commitments shape … Continue reading Your Commitments Shape Your Life

Your First Step of Discipleship

By Rick Warren — September 4, 2018
God wants you to grow up: “We are not meant to remain as children” (Ephesians 4:14 Phillips). Your heavenly Father’s goal for you is to mature and develop the characteristics of Jesus Christ, living a … Continue reading Your First Step of Discipleship