Tag Archives: commitment

DAILY HOPE: DECEMBER 1

Every Decision Has a Price Tag “It is a trap to dedicate something rashly and only later to consider one’s vows” (Proverbs 20:25 NIV). You only have a certain number of days. Every time you give a minute of your … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JULY 6

Purity Begins with a Commitment “How can [anyone] stay on the path of purity? By living according to your word” (Psalm 119:9 NIV). Is it possible in the 21st century to live a sexually pure life? To refrain from sex … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JUNE 14

Use This Simple Principle to Manage Your Money Well “Wise people live in wealth and luxury, but stupid people spend their money as fast as they get it” (Proverbs 21:20 GNT). As a pastor for nearly 40 years, I can … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JUNE 9

What You Believe Shapes Your Life “When the foundations of life are undermined, what can a righteous person do?” (Psalm 11:3 GW) What we believe about the world around us shapes everything about our lives. I’ve shared this with you … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: APRIL 2

God’s Plan to Bring You to Heaven “God says he will accept and acquit us — declare us ‘not guilty’ — if we trust Jesus Christ to take away our sins. And we all can be saved in this same … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: APRIL 1

The Resurrection of Jesus Changed Everything “I am the one who raises the dead and gives them life again. Anyone who believes in me, even though he dies like anyone else, shall live again. He is given eternal life for … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: FEBRUARY 10

How to Deal with What You Feel “To be controlled by human nature results in death; to be controlled by the Spirit results in life and peace. . . . Those who obey their human nature cannot please God” (Romans … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JANUARY 12

Developing the Eyes of Faith – Step Two “By our baptism, then, we were buried with him and shared his death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from death by the glorious power of the Father, so also … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JANUARY 8

True Faith Is Active, Never Passive “When will you ever learn that ‘believing’ is useless without doing what God wants you to? Faith that does not result in good deeds is not real faith” (James 2:20 TLB). Is faith simply … Continue reading

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DAILY HOPE: JANUARY 5

Let God Tell You What to Give “Honor the Lord by giving him the first part of all your income, and he will fill your barns with wheat and barley and overflow your wine vats with the finest wines” (Proverbs … Continue reading

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