Daily Hope Devotional

How to Make the Most of Your Time

All of us get the same amount of time every week: 168 hours. The difference between people who make their lives count and those who don’t is how they manage their time. God wants to … Continue reading How to Make the Most of Your Time

Don’t Get Defensive

After one pastor had preached his first sermon at his new church, a guy walked over to him and said, “Pastor, that sermon stunk.” The pastor was trying to be reasonable and open about it … Continue reading Don’t Get Defensive

Wise People Avoid Arguments

Have you ever met someone who is always arguing and looking for a fight? I heard about one guy who was so argumentative he would only eat food that disagreed with him. Wise people work … Continue reading Wise People Avoid Arguments

Face Your Fears So You Can Get Something Done

Fear is at the root of all of your indecision—fear that you’ll make a mistake, that you’ll fail, that you’ll embarrass yourself, that you’ll make a commitment you can’t keep, that somebody will laugh at … Continue reading Face Your Fears So You Can Get Something Done

What Could Go Wrong?

It’s smart to expect the best but to prepare for the worst. Solomon expressed this idea in the Bible: “A prudent man foresees the difficulties ahead and prepares for them; the simpleton goes blindly on … Continue reading What Could Go Wrong?

Every Decision Has a Price Tag

You only have a certain number of days. Every time you give a minute of your life to anything, you’re giving a piece of your life away. You’ll never get that minute back. When you … Continue reading Every Decision Has a Price Tag

Three Steps to Make Wise Decisions

We tend to make decisions frivolously, but the Bible gives a simple, workable plan on how to handle things differently. Whether it’s about career, marriage, finances, health, children, or the future, here are three principles … Continue reading Three Steps to Make Wise Decisions

Got a Dream? Now Make a Decision.

When God gives you a dream for your life, your eyes suddenly open up to see what he wants to do in and through you. You begin to understand that you’re not just here on … Continue reading Got a Dream? Now Make a Decision.

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