Category Archives: Devotions

DAILY HOPE: OCTOBER 3

God Never Plays Favorites “[The promise] is not only for those who live under the law of Moses but for anyone who lives with faith like that of Abraham” (Romans 4:16 NCV). God doesn’t play favorites—regardless of your background, your … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: OCTOBER 2

Salvation Is a Gift; You Don’t Work for a Gift “All need to be made right with God by his grace, which is a free gift. They need to be made free from sin through Jesus Christ” (Romans 3:24 NCV). … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: OCTOBER 1

Why God Wants You to Get in Shape “Don’t you realize that your body is the temple of the Holy Spirit, who lives in you and was given to you by God? You do not belong to yourself, for God … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 30

Stay Focused on God’s Plan for Your Life “Anyone who lets himself be distracted from the work I plan for him is not fit for the kingdom of God” (Luke 9:62 TLB). I have met thousands of people who’ve told … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 29

You Don’t Have to Be Perfect to Be Used By God “If you keep yourself pure, you will be a special utensil for honorable use. Your life will be clean, and you will be ready for the Master to use … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 28

God Remains Patient with Our World “The Lord isn’t really being slow about his promise to return, as some people think. No, he is being patient for your sake. He does not want anyone to perish, so he is giving … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 27

Use Your Money to Invest in Character, not Comfort “Grow in spiritual strength and become better acquainted with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ” (2 Peter 3:18 TLB). God wants you to grow up spiritually and become more like Jesus … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 26

Use Your Resources to Encourage God’s Family “Love one another with mutual affection” (Romans 12:10 NRSV). God wants you to invest in other people in God’s family. This is what I call the “Mutual Fund.” The Bible says in Romans … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 25

What Kind of Giving Is Worship? “Honor the Lord by giving him the first part of all your income” (Proverbs 3:9 TLB). When I was a little kid I used to buy or make all these little cheesy gifts for … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: SEPTEMBER 24

Serve God by Serving Others “God . . . has made us what we are and given us new lives from Christ Jesus; and long ages ago he planned that we should spend these lives in helping others” (Ephesians 2:10 … Continue reading

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