Daily Hope Devotionals - Character

Be Faithful With the Work You’ve Been Given

If you think you’re going to be bored in heaven, think again. You’re not going to sit around on a cloud doing nothing in heaven. God wired you and knows what you’re interested in. All … Continue reading Be Faithful With the Work You’ve Been Given

God’s Goal for You Is Character, Not Comfort

Many religions and philosophies promote the old lie that people are divine or can become gods. Let me be absolutely clear: You will never become God or even a god. That prideful lie is Satan’s … Continue reading God’s Goal for You Is Character, Not Comfort

How to Become like Christ

Discipleship is the process of becoming like Christ. It’s a journey that will last a lifetime! This is how it works: Every day God wants you to become a little more like him. As the … Continue reading How to Become like Christ

Happiness Comes from Harmony and Humility

Happiness comes from harmony, and harmony comes from humility. If you want to be a humble person, you have to learn to ask yourself this question: “What would Jesus do?” What would Jesus do in … Continue reading Happiness Comes from Harmony and Humility

Three Characteristics of Godly Goals

God cares about what kind of goals you set. In fact, he wants three things from your goals: Godly goals challenge your faith. The Bible says, “Without faith it is impossible to please God” (Hebrews … Continue reading Three Characteristics of Godly Goals

How to Set Goals in Uncertain Times

God is not moved by your complaints, regrets, or wishes. But he is moved by your faith. Matthew 9:29 says, “According to your faith let it be done to you” (NIV). You know you’re acting … Continue reading How to Set Goals in Uncertain Times

Godly Goals Give You Hope to Endure

Yesterday we talked about three reasons you need to set goals. Today we’re going to talk about three more reasons why goal setting is so important that even Jesus set goals for himself. Set goals … Continue reading Godly Goals Give You Hope to Endure

Testing Comes Before Blessing

Some prayers are answered immediately, but others take weeks, months, or even years. You probably know this all too well! But there’s good news: While you’re praying for God’s answer, you’re going to learn some … Continue reading Testing Comes Before Blessing

Great Shepherds Lead with Character and Competence

Integrity is a requirement for leadership—because all leadership is based on trust, and all trust is built on truth. Israel’s King David was one of the greatest leaders in history. The Bible says about him: … Continue reading Great Shepherds Lead with Character and Competence

How to Speak the Truth Plainly

When James tells us not to swear, he’s not talking about profanity. He’s talking about making an oath by referring to something else, as if you don’t have enough integrity in yourself to keep your … Continue reading How to Speak the Truth Plainly