Daily Hope Devotionals - James 1

Let Trials Make You More Like Jesus

We know the end of the story: Jesus is coming back! When he does, he will make all things right and just. And if you are his follower, you will spend eternity with him. Knowing … Continue reading Let Trials Make You More Like Jesus

You Can Still Make Plans in a Pandemic

There’s nothing wrong with planning, even during the uncertain days of a pandemic. But if you want God’s blessing on your plans, it’s important to include him in your planning. The book of James gives … Continue reading You Can Still Make Plans in a Pandemic

Before You Judge, Listen in Love

It’s hard to be judgmental when you’re trying to listen with compassion, honesty, sincerity, and fairness. James 1:19 says, “Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry” (NIV). Listen … Continue reading Before You Judge, Listen in Love

Just a Nibble of Sin Will Get You Hooked

For my dad, a day without fishing was a wasted day. He would manage, no matter what was going on, to go fishing for at least 30 minutes every day. As I watched my dad … Continue reading Just a Nibble of Sin Will Get You Hooked

God Knows the End of the Story

The big question everyone is asking right now is, “When will things get back to normal?” But, I want to ask you, what will you do if life doesn’t get back to normal? The answer … Continue reading God Knows the End of the Story

God Uses Problems to Help Us Grow

God uses everything—even the pandemic we’re in right now—to help our character grow. He uses problems to help us mature. James writes it like this: “My brothers and sisters, be very happy when you are … Continue reading God Uses Problems to Help Us Grow

How to Be Stable in Ever-Changing Winds

Have you ever made a tough choice, but then the moment you made the decision, you started doubting yourself? You agonized over it. You kept asking yourself if you did the right thing. The Bible … Continue reading How to Be Stable in Ever-Changing Winds

God’s Word: What You Believe, You Do

Many people know the Bible, but in order to be blessed by the it, we need to do what it says. You act on what you believe, meaning your behavior and attitudes are a reflection … Continue reading God’s Word: What You Believe, You Do

It’s Your Choice to Rejoice in Trouble

No matter what challenges and difficulties you face, you can trust God to see you through. That’s why the Bible says you can rejoice when you face trouble: “Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come … Continue reading It’s Your Choice to Rejoice in Trouble

God Wants to Give You Wisdom

Are you going through a rough time right now? You’re not alone! People all over the world are feeling the effects of the pandemic, and it’s taken a toll on our mental, physical, and emotional … Continue reading God Wants to Give You Wisdom