Daily Hope Devotionals - Contentment

Are You Possessed by Your Possessions?

Life is not about things. You have to maintain the right perspective about what you own—or you’ll be possessed by your possessions. You’ve got to realize that none of it is going to last. Jesus … Continue reading Are You Possessed by Your Possessions?

Enjoy What God Has Given You

The Bible says in 1 Timothy 6:17 that God “richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment” (NIV). That’s the kind of God we serve. He gave us the world for our enjoyment! But here’s … Continue reading Enjoy What God Has Given You

Will You Choose Comparison or Contentment?

The first step to becoming a contented person is to stop comparing yourself to others. The problem is that comparison is our favorite pastime! We do it all the time. You walk into somebody’s house, … Continue reading Will You Choose Comparison or Contentment?

Why Doesn’t God Tell You Why?

One reason people struggle with contentment is because we’re always looking for explanations for why things happen in our lives. But God doesn’t tell us why most things happen, and that can frustrate us. Sometimes … Continue reading Why Doesn’t God Tell You Why?

Insecure? Remember Whose You Are

When Jesus said, “I am the light of the world”, he was defining himself. He was saying, “I know who I am.” At least 18 times in the Bible, Jesus said, “I am”—and then gave … Continue reading Insecure? Remember Whose You Are

We Need You and Your Spiritual Gifts

The reason you have value is because of what God says about you, not because of what other people say about you. Yesterday we talked about how to use your spiritual gifts for God’s glory. … Continue reading We Need You and Your Spiritual Gifts

Even Your Weaknesses Bring Glory to God

Spiritual gifts, Heart, Abilities, Personality, Experiences—these are the five things that make you, you. I call them your SHAPE. Accepting your SHAPE—the unique way God made you to bring glory to him—means to believe God … Continue reading Even Your Weaknesses Bring Glory to God

How to Satisfy Your Spiritual Thirst

Do you feel unsatisfied with your life? Are you ready to live a fulfilled, meaningful life? It’s time to start looking for satisfaction in Jesus alone. If you’re like most people, you’re always looking around, … Continue reading How to Satisfy Your Spiritual Thirst

How Much More Do You Need?

Many people are feeling financial instability these days—no matter how much they have in the bank. Some are wondering, Am I going to have a job next week? What’s going to happen to the economy? … Continue reading How Much More Do You Need?

Wise People Avoid Arguments

Do you get offended easily? Are you always looking for a fight? Does your defense mechanism kick in during every other conversation? The Bible says that, if you are wise, you won’t antagonize someone’s anger: … Continue reading Wise People Avoid Arguments