Category Archives: thoughts by Rick Warren

Do You See Others the Way Jesus Does?

Do You See Others the Way Jesus Does? Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Do You See Others the Way Jesus Does?

How Does God Expect You to Love People Who’ve Hurt You?

#DailyDevotional So what does God expect? How does he expect you to love the destructive people who’ve hurt you? Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on How Does God Expect You to Love People Who’ve Hurt You?

God is Working, Regardless of How You Feel

Believe God is working in your life even when you don’t feel it. Spiritual growth is sometimes tedious work, one small step at a time. Gradual improvement. Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on God is Working, Regardless of How You Feel

God’s Love is Always with You

“Surely your … unfailing love will pursue me all the days of my life” Psalm 23:6a Like goodness, God’s unfailing love follows us in life. Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on God’s Love is Always with You

Let Go and Know God is in Control

Let Go and Know God is in Control : Psalm 46:10 says, “Let go of your concerns! Then you will know that I am God. Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Let Go and Know God is in Control

Come Home to God’s Rest

“If you are tired from carrying heavy burdens, come to me and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Come Home to God’s Rest

Don’t Give into Your Fears

“From such terrible dangers of death he saved us, and will save us; and we have placed our hope in him that he will save us again.”
2 Corinthians 1:10 Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Don’t Give into Your Fears

Love Drives out Fear in Our Relationships

“Love has no fear, because perfect love expels all fear. If we are afraid, it … shows that we have not fully experienced his perfect love” 1 John 4:18 Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Love Drives out Fear in Our Relationships

You Need God’s Power to Change

Rick Warren Devotional: You Need God’s Power to Change. “I’ve tried everything and nothing helps. I’m at the end of my rope. Is there no one who can do anything for me? The answer, thank God, is that Jesus Christ can and does Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on You Need God’s Power to Change

God’s Goal for You is Character, Not Comfort

“Take on an entirely new way of life — a God-fashioned life, a life renewed from the inside and working itself into your conduct as God accurately reproduces his character in you.”  Ephesians 4:22-24 (MSG) Many religions and New Age … Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on God’s Goal for You is Character, Not Comfort

Spiritual Growth Happens By Grace, Not Good Works

God loves you just the way you are, but he loves you too much to let you stay that way. Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Spiritual Growth Happens By Grace, Not Good Works

What Forgiveness Really Is

Forgiveness may be the most misused, misapplied, and misunderstood quality in our culture. We think we know what forgiveness is all about, but we don’t. Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on What Forgiveness Really Is

Rick Warren: Giving Yourself Away in Love

Rick Warren: Giving Yourself Away in Love. Love is the only thing that can change the unchangeable. Love invigorates. Love revitalizes. Love renews. Love refreshes. Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Rick Warren: Giving Yourself Away in Love

Rick Warren – Four Reasons God Expects You to be Merciful

Jesus says in Matthew 5:7, “God blesses those who are merciful, for they will be shown mercy” Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Rick Warren – Four Reasons God Expects You to be Merciful

Rick Warren: Stress Management Starts in the Mind

What does your mind think about? “Think about the things that are good and worthy of praise. Think about the things that are true and honorable and right and pure and beautiful and respected.” Philippians 4:8 Continue reading

Posted in Thoughts by All, Thoughts by Men, thoughts by Rick Warren | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Rick Warren: Stress Management Starts in the Mind