Trusting God in All the Things

90 Devotions for Finding Peace in Your Every Day

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When Life is Filled with All the Things,
Begin Your Days with the Most Important Thing of All

Life is just . . . a lot. Relationships are hard. Responsibilities are piled high. And it seems like all the things are distracting you from the very best things of all. There's little time left for yourself--or for connecting with Jesus.

No wonder you feel anxious in your mind and hurried in your heart. You desperately long for calm amidst your clamoring duties, stacked schedule, and life's unexpected circumstances. But where do you begin?

More than anything else, your heart needs a refreshing encounter with God each day. Trusting God in All the Things offers women like you a way forward so you can experience the confident calm you crave.
These 90 encouraging devotions will help you face life with God's peace and renewed strength.

Start your day here, on these pages, where you'll find the calming reassurance of God, who is the only One who can truly be trusted in all the things.


"Ruth Schwenk and Karen Ehman have done it again--and those of us who love their devotionals are better for it! Trusting God in All the Things won't just bless you for the five minutes you spend reading it each morning; these daily Scriptures and stories will continue to resonate with you throughout your day. This devotional will help you live devoted in the midst of 'All the Things.'"  

Wendy Speake, author of Triggers and The 40-Day Sugar Fast

"Karen and Ruth are wildly gifted at speaking life-giving truth + grace over the things that weigh heavy on our hearts and tempt us to worry that God has forgotten or forsaken us. Trusting God in All the Things is an invitation and a tool to connect with Jesus and experience the peace that passes all understanding in His presence!"

Jeannie Cunnion, author of Don't Miss Out 

"When we face hard stuff, we always need those friends like Karen Ehman and Ruth Schwenk, who hold us up and cheer us on. In their newest devotional, Trusting God in All the Things, they walk alongside you and, most important, they point you to the real source of hope--Jesus. With depth, wisdom, and practical advice, this devotional is a must-read on your journey!"

Alli Worthington, author of Standing Strong

"Ruth Schwenk and Karen Ehman are the friends we all need to help us get through the days and weeks and months that just feel overwhelming. I absolutely love this devotional because it is so simple to read but makes you feel like you just walked away from a really valuable conversation--one that leads you closer to the heart of God no matter how hard it feels to trust Him. This devotional is a must-have, and you will use it again and again! Each day's reading will make your heart feel a little lighter and each hard thing in front of you a little more doable."

Nicki Koziarz, bestselling author and speaker 

"Don't let the bite-sized chapters fool you; there is power in these pages! With the Scripture verses and prayer prompts bracketing each day's devotion, you'll find purpose and peace in the midst of loneliness, anxiety, broken relationships, and much more. Trusting God in All the Things is one of those books you'll return to again and again--keep a copy in your car, your purse, your bedside table, wherever you need to meet God in the middle minutes of your day!"

Jodie Berndt, author of the bestselling Praying the Scriptures series

"What a wonderful encouragement this devotional is! This book reads like a letter from a compassionate friend. Karen and Ruth write from personal experience and remind us that God sees our needs and cares deeply for us.  Over and over, their biblical wisdom and encouragement leads to reflection, rest, and freedom.  If you feel anxious, overwhelmed, or alone, this book is for you. Trusting God in All the Things is a comforting balm for the soul."

Courtney Joseph, author and blogger at

"Trusting God in All the Things keeps things real! I can always count on Karen Ehman and Ruth Schwenk to understand my everyday needs and offer just the right encouragement my heart longs for. Each day, I feel more surefooted in my faith and in my trust in God as I read their godly wisdom." 

Amber Lia, bestselling coauthor of the Triggers book series

"When I'm reading a devotional, I want to know that the writer is sharing not only their highlight reel, but their middle seasons too. Ruth and Karen share exactly those types of moments with grace, hope, and faith to encourage and grow the faith of their readers while sharing biblical wisdom."

Melissa Mulvaney, Canton, Michigan

"Who hasn't ever wondered if God can truly be trusted? I was blessed by the depth of wisdom Karen and Ruth offered in these short daily readings. Their words coupled with God's Word fed and fortified my heart. I highlighted. I bookmarked. I walked away with hope-filled reasons to trust."

Kimberly Henderson, Inman, South Carolina

"If you're looking for hope in the mundane, in the waiting, or in the midst of suffering, I believe you will find it here. Each story, each devotional, is like a little glimpse of hope filling you up again and guiding you back to the source of our hope: Jesus."  

Jessi Schafer, St. Johns, Michigan 

The Authors

  1. Karen Ehman

    Karen Ehman

    Karen Ehman is a New York Times bestselling author and Bible teacher with Proverbs 31 Ministries as well as a writer for Encouragement for Today, an online devotional that reaches more than four million women daily. Connect with her at...

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  2. Ruth Schwenk
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    Ruth Schwenk

    Ruth Schwenk is the trusted author of several books and founder of the popular blog The Better Mom. Ruth is a Michigan football super-fan and a self-proclaimed foodie. But her greatest joy is her family. Connect with her at

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