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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

In daily life we must see that it is not happiness that makes us grateful, but gratefulness that makes us happy. –Brother David Steindl-Rast
Offer prayers of gratitude for your blessings.
Giver of all that is good, how grateful I am for Your abundant kindness.

Recent Daily Devotions

Daniel Schantz

In this excerpt from Time Out for the Spirit, three simple words reassure one man of God's unconditional love.

by Daniel Schantz
, Moberly, Missouri

Devotional writer, Erin Keeley Marshall

Whatever the day looks like from your perspective, whatever season of happiness or sorrow you are in today, celebrate God's gift.

by Erin Keeley Marshall


beautiful waterfall in Central America

A long trek to see a waterfall serves as a wonderful life lesson to help you achieve your goals.

by Pat Sullivan


Devotional writer, Tricia Goyer

A devotion for times when you're having a difficult time accepting God's plans for you life.

by Tricia Goyer
, Little Rock, Arkansas

I set about doing what I need to do, and then when unexpected trouble hits I pray a bit, think a bit, pray a bit more.

by Julia Attaway

Bill Giovannetti, Daily Guideposts contributor

A long-overdue apology from a message on a social media site is a lesson on forgiveness.

by Bill Giovannetti
, Redding, California

Devotion writer, Rebecca Barlow Jordan

Simple steps to find gratitude instead of negativity... no matter what challenges you face.

by Rebecca Barlow Jordan
, Greenville, Texas.

As my mind wandered back to what task to do next, I wondered if I’d prayed the wrong prayer...

by Julia Attaway

People sitting in a hospital waiting room.

A moment in a hospital waiting room is a wake-up call for her to pray for all those in need.

by Shari Smyth
, South Salem, New York.

Mornings with Jesus contributer, Susanna Foth Aughtmon

Try this spiritual exercise when life's challenges seem too big to handle alone.

by Susanna Foth Aughtmon
, Redwood City, California

When I say this prayer, more often than not there's nothing I need to confess later. 

by Julia Attaway

Rick Hamlin, executive editor of Guideposts magazine.

A morning jog caused him to ponder the true meaning of a phrase found numerous times in the Bible.

by Rick Hamlin
, New York, New York

Stained glass of St. Patrick

The life of Saint Patrick helps Brock Kidd see that God is present in every moment of our lives.

by Brock Kidd
, Nashville, Tennessee

Devotional writer, Sharon Hinck

A devotion to help you release the weight of resentment and truly forgive.

by Sharon Hinck
, Bloomington, Minnesota

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