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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

There are certain weights in life you simply cannot carry. Your Lord is asking you to set them down and trust Him. What do you say we take God up on His offer? –Max Lucado, author and pastor
Ask God to lift any burdens that weigh heavily on your mind.
Thank You, God, for listening and answering.

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by Pamela Kennedy with Douglas Kennedy


Illustrated by Amy Wummer

God knows that we are all weak at times and he wants us to show gentleness and love to one another.

by Pamela Kennedy with Douglas Kennedy


A chance conversation at a physics conference turns into a lesson in personal growth.

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Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan

Guideposts Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan reflects on the faith-based principles we can draw from the day preceeding the World Trade Center attacks.

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, New York, New York

A journalist finds the answer to happiness in faith.

by Jeff Chu


A simple change in perspective helps a new employee find success.

by Gina Bridgeman


Sometimes a discovery I make in my general reading will find itself moved to my devotional shelf and become part of my formal devotions.

by Andrew Attaway

Here at Guideposts, when we talk about a devotional, we usually mean a short, first-person story, with a Bible verse and a prayer, designed to be read in about five minutes.

by Andrew Attaway

Nature's bounty brings evidence of God's love to a woman in need.

by Linda Neukrug


Guideposts' daily devotionals turn 35!

Daily devotionals have been a hallmark of Guideposts for 35 years. Editor-in-Chief Edward Grinnan reflects on this special anniversary.

by Edward Grinnan


An older woman wearing a red hat who is in prayer

An old woman's example inspires a younger man to change his thinking.

by Scott Walker


The hands of a mother and child together in prayer

A mother finds a different way to inspire her son to pray.

by Patricia Lorenz


A bible devotion that reminds us it's worth trying to correct things.

by Gina Bridgeman


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