Daily Hope Devotionals - God

Good Decisions Always Agree with God’s Word

When you need to make a decision, the first and ideal test is this: “Is my decision in harmony with God’s Word?” You have to decide what’s going to be your ultimate authority in life. … Continue reading Good Decisions Always Agree with God’s Word

If You Want to Know What to Do, Just Ask

Since God thought up the whole idea of relationships between men and women, parents and children, and friends, doesn’t it make sense to go him for direction when you have a problem? As today’s verse … Continue reading If You Want to Know What to Do, Just Ask

We’re All Different. Praise God!

It’s easy to talk about relationships when everything is going great, but what do you do when things are headed in the wrong direction? How do you turn around a relationship? God created love in … Continue reading We’re All Different. Praise God!

What Biblical Generosity Looks Like

Generosity isn’t about your wealth. It’s about your willingness to help others, to show love to others, and to honor God. In 2 Corinthians 9:7, God gives us three characteristics of an authentic generosity: “You … Continue reading What Biblical Generosity Looks Like

Are You Fasting or Feasting on God’s Word?

After my wife Kay and I got engaged, we did something unusual: We moved to opposite sides of the world. She moved to Birmingham, Alabama, to work in an inner-city church, and I moved to … Continue reading Are You Fasting or Feasting on God’s Word?

Give God Your Best Time

If you want to build a deep relationship with God, you have to slow down and be quiet. Friendship with God is like any other friendship—you have to make time for it. If you don’t … Continue reading Give God Your Best Time

Two Ways the Holy Spirit Guides You

It may seem obvious, but one thing that can keep you from knowing God’s will is not asking him about it. James 4:2 says, “You do not have, because you do not ask” (ESV). God … Continue reading Two Ways the Holy Spirit Guides You

God’s Guidance Won’t Leave You Confused

God can use impressions to speak to you. He can use circumstances. He can even use pain. He can use whatever he wants to use. Oswald Chambers said, “God is the Great Engineer, creating circumstances … Continue reading God’s Guidance Won’t Leave You Confused

The Power of a Focused Life

If you want God to use you in great ways, you need focus. The more focused you are, the more effective you’ll be—and the more God will use you. There’s awesome power in a focused … Continue reading The Power of a Focused Life

If You Want to Know God’s Will, Just Open Your Bible

Most of God’s will is already revealed. The principles are there! When you open your Bible, God opens his mouth and starts talking. Are you waiting for God to write his will in the sky? … Continue reading If You Want to Know God’s Will, Just Open Your Bible