Daily Hope Devotionals - Happiness

Understand God Is on Your Side

No matter what you’re going to face in the next week, month, or year, you’re not going to face it alone. God is with you, he is in you, and he is for you. Philippians … Continue reading Understand God Is on Your Side

You Only Need God’s Approval

When you stand for the truth and do what’s right, there’s no need to be ashamed or embarrassed. The Bible says in 1 Peter 4:16, “It is no shame to suffer for being a Christian. … Continue reading You Only Need God’s Approval

How to Live in Light of Eternity

The vast majority of people pay no attention to eternity. They’re living for the here and now, which is a waste. Everything that’s “here and now” isn’t going to matter in five minutes, much less … Continue reading How to Live in Light of Eternity

Slow Down by Learning Contentment

If you’re serious about slowing down, don’t start with your schedule. Start with your heart. Paul says in Philippians 4:11, “I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances” (NIV). Notice that Paul says he … Continue reading Slow Down by Learning Contentment

Contentment Is a Sign of Spiritual Maturity

Instead of being regretful, you need to be grateful. Instead of complaining, you need to remember that everything is a gift from God. The Bible says in 1 Corinthians 4:7-8, “Isn’t everything you have and … Continue reading Contentment Is a Sign of Spiritual Maturity

Four Reasons God Wants You to Show Mercy

Have you ever noticed that if you’re critical with others, they’re critical with you? If you’re kind to others, they’re kind to you? Or if you’re generous with others, then they’re generous with you? Whatever … Continue reading Four Reasons God Wants You to Show Mercy

How to Move From Overwhelmed to Overflowing

It’s better to rest in God’s goodness than to be overwhelmed with work and worry. But it’s also easier said than done. It can be hard to take the steps that lead to rest and … Continue reading How to Move From Overwhelmed to Overflowing

Joy Comes From Generosity

When it comes to generosity, one of the best ways to learn is from the examples of others. I learned how to be generous from my parents. I grew up watching them give away so … Continue reading Joy Comes From Generosity

Help Others Get into God’s Family

If you are a follower of Jesus Christ, God has given you a mission in this world. You’re not here just to take up space; you’re not here just to strive after your own personal … Continue reading Help Others Get into God’s Family

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?