Daily Hope Devotional

Don’t Let the Familiar Steal Your Christmas

By Rick Warren — December 20, 2016
You’ve likely celebrated Christmas most of your life. More than likely, you’ve heard the Christmas story before too. You know all about Mary, Joseph, and baby Jesus. You’ve heard about the shepherds and the wise … Continue reading Don’t Let the Familiar Steal Your Christmas

Is There Room in Your Inn?

By Rick Warren — December 19, 2016
No holiday on our calendar gets as much advertising time as Christmas. This month you can’t turn on your television, open up a website, or check your e-mail without hearing the word “Christmas.” You see … Continue reading Is There Room in Your Inn?

Trust One Day at a Time

By Rick Warren — December 18, 2016
God wants you to trust him one day at a time: “Give us this day our daily bread.” Not for next week. Not for next year. Not for next month. Just one day at a … Continue reading Trust One Day at a Time

God Is Waiting for You to Ask

By Rick Warren — December 17, 2016
God is the source of everything. Everything you see in the world and everything you can’t see in the world and in the universe, God made. He’s the source of every good thing. As you … Continue reading God Is Waiting for You to Ask

Your Daily Bread

By Rick Warren — December 16, 2016
When Jesus says we’re to pray, “Give us this day our daily bread,” he’s talking about far more than just bread. In fact, the Bible tells us that bread represents four things. Bread represents the … Continue reading Your Daily Bread

Hold Up Your White Flag

By Rick Warren — December 15, 2016
Surrender means leaving the future to God. Proverbs 3:5-6 says, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will … Continue reading Hold Up Your White Flag

You Need God’s Presence, Not His Explanation

By Rick Warren — December 14, 2016
One of the reasons people struggle with contentment is because we’re always looking for explanations for why things happen in our lives. It ticks us off that God doesn’t offer us explanations. So why doesn’t … Continue reading You Need God’s Presence, Not His Explanation

Let Go, and Know God Is in Control

By Rick Warren — December 13, 2016
Every day, you have to decide who’s going to be in control of your life — you or God. That choice is a battle. There are things in your life that you want to control. … Continue reading Let Go, and Know God Is in Control

God Is Close

By Rick Warren — December 12, 2016
God is not as far away as the furthest star. He’s as close as your next heartbeat. He’s right there with you every moment. The Bible says in Acts 17:27, “God did this so that … Continue reading God Is Close

You Can Count on God

By Rick Warren — December 11, 2016
When everything’s changing around you, it’s important to remember that God is a consistent Father. He will never let you down. He can be counted on. He is reliable. He is worthy of trust. James … Continue reading You Can Count on God