Daily Devotions

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Read devotions written by Hope pastors and staff every weekday that align with our daily Bible readings! We hope you use these devotions as a way to dig deeper into Scripture during the weekdays and join us for worship on the weekends to continue growing in your faith. You may download and print our daily Bible readings checklist to track your progress as you read through the Bible.

Monday, April 24, 2023

Jesus, the True Vine

April 24, 2023 – John 15:1-16:15. Jesus in John 15:1-5 gives us a very clear prescription for how the Christian life is meant to be lived: “I am the true vine and my Father is the vinegrower. He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit… Read more

Friday, April 21, 2023

When God is Troubled

Friday, April 21, 2023 – John 13:1-30 “Now Jesus was deeply troubled…” (John 13:21). How can God in the flesh be troubled? In the opening chapter of John’s Gospel account, we read, “The light shines in the darkness and the darkness can never extinguish it” (John 1:5). It is a… Read more

Thursday, April 20, 2023

Following Jesus is Hard

Thursday, April 20, 2023 – John 12 The disciples get a bad rap. We make jokes about the way they acted without thinking (Peter cut a guy’s ear off), and we denounce their lack of faith (after Jesus calmed the storm, and Thomas after Jesus rose from the dead), but can… Read more

Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Jesus Wept

Wednesday, April 19, 2023 – John 10:22-11:57 “Jesus wept” (John 11:35). It’s the shortest verse in the Bible, but it’s among the most shocking. God cried. Crying isn’t unusual. Kids might cry when they lose a game. Teens will cry over a breakup or a fight with a friend. Read more