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Daily Devotions

Daily devotions can help you keep the Word of God a constant presence in
your life. The Christian devotions you’ll find here offer time for personal
reflection, an oasis of quiet in a busy life, and a way to feel inspired and
closer to God. These Bible devotions, beautiful reminders of God’s love, provide inspiration at the beginning of your day and peace at day’s end.

 

 

 

 

 

Today's Daily Reflection

Love is what's in the room with you at Christmas if you stop opening presents and listen. –Anonymous
Commit to the wonder, to marvel at the coming of Christ.
Come, Lord Jesus, as I stand with my arms outstretched, ready to welcome You.

Recent Daily Devotions

Sharon Hinck, contributing author Mornings with Jesus

Mornings with Jesus contributer shares the daily nourishment Jesus gives her soul.

by Sharon Hinck
, Bloomington, Minnesota

Daily Guideposts writer, Roberta Messner

An earth angel named Rob is a heavenly example that each of us has a gift only we can give.

by Roberta Messner
, Huntington, West Virginia

Gwen Ford Faulkenberry, Mornings with Jesus contributor

Mornings with Jesus contributing writer shares her approach to her time with God.

by Gwen Ford Faulkenberry
, Ozark Mountains, Arkansas

When anxiety’s got you in its grip, it’s hard to avoid worrying. But there's a technique that can help. I call it “breathing prayer.”

by Julia Attaway

Cat drinking from a water glass

A silly situation is a reminder that no prayer is ever wasted.

by Linda Neukrug
, Walnut Creek, California

Edward Grinnan and dog, Millie

An uplifting reflection from Daily Guideposts that will remind you to seize the day and connect with God.

by Edward Grinnan, Editor-in-Chief
, New York, New York

Big goals like "pray more" are too vague for me. What I need are specifics. I’m a break-it-down kind of person. If it’s not concrete, it’s not happening.

by Julia Attaway

Person making a notation in a personal calendar

As you plan 2013, how will you use the most precious of God’s gifts—your life and time?

by Scott Walker
, Macon, Georgia

Morning with Jesus contributor, Judy Baer

Jesus gives us the power to persist when we are seen as backward in the world’s eyes.

by Judy Baer
, Elk River, Minnesota

Like much of the country, we’re making do with less this Christmas. And yet ...

by Julia Attaway

Rick Hamlin, Daily Guideposts writer

This devotion from Daily Guideposts  reminds us that we all have a song to sing, even if our voice is weak or off-key.

by Rick Hamlin
, Manhattan, New York

hand resting on Bible

This excerpt from the Women’s Devotional Bible reminds us that we have the strength to change.


When kneeling to worship the Baby Jesus, have you stopped to think who’s kneeling beside you?

by Julia Attaway

A child experiences peace when gazing upon a fully trimmed Christmas tree.

The fervor with which a child awaits the decorating of the tree is soon balanced by the peace that beautifully decorated evergreen fosters in her.

by Marci Alborghetti
, New London, Connecticut

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