Daily Hope Devotional

God Is Working All Things for Your Good

God is a good God, and he has good plans for your life. Other people have bad plans for your life, and you may make some bad plans yourself, but God only has good plans … Continue reading God Is Working All Things for Your Good

Why God Wants You to Get in Shape

Have you ever heard the word sanctification? It’s really just a big theological word that means to dedicate something for God’s purpose. You can sanctify anything. You can say, “God, I sanctify this car. I … Continue reading Why God Wants You to Get in Shape

Stay Focused on God’s Plan for Your Life

I have met thousands of people who’ve told me they want to be used by God but who will never be used by God. Why? They’re too busy. They’ve got their own agenda going. They’ve … Continue reading Stay Focused on God’s Plan for Your Life

Fill Your Mind with Biblical Truth

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

Choose Faith over Fear

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

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

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

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

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

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