New Paperback Edition!

Hope can change your life! The first edition of Kathleen Cooke’s popular devotional "Hope 4 Today: Stay Connected to God in a Distracted Culture" sold over 40,000 copies. Now in paperback, this devotional will revitalize your spiritual life and help you shake off the dust of the pandemic!

Research confirms that reading the Bible four or more times a week creates visible changes in a person’s life. Hope 4 Today’s four-day-a-week devotional plan makes spending time in God’s word easy for anyone to accomplish.

Hope 4 Today will keep you focused and connected to God. Get your copy today!





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We live in the most distracted age in the history of the world, with overbooked schedules and never enough time. 96% of Americans own a Bible, and the average home has four copies. Why don’t we read them? The number one reason – we’re too busy. Followed by we’re distracted in a close second. What if you knew the Bible is the answer to a truly flourishing life? Most do, but they still don’t read it. Based on proven scientific research from the Center for Bible Engagement, if you read your Bible and spend a few minutes just 4 times a week your outward behavior and life will change. Kathleen Cooke’s powerful book of meditations, Hope 4 Today, Engaging God In Today’s Distracted Culture, is based on four days a week is the place to begin to change your life.


Kathleen’s worked in Hollywood for more than 25 years. Her stories are insightful and thought provoking and her challenging questions will start you on a path of discovering a vibrant life-changing relationship with God. And 4 days a week is all it takes.



Hope 4 Today’s four-day-a-week format features –


Daily scripture reading


Insightful stories from Kathleen’s 25+ years in Hollywood


Thought-provoking questions and prayer prompts


Plus, a journaling page to chart your spiritual journey

The number one reason people don’t read the Bible is we’re too busy.
Hope 4 Today makes it easy to incorporate Bible reading into your week.



“The pandemic had many negative results, but one positive outcome was an awareness that regular quiet meditative Bible reading is essential for spiritual and emotional well-being. Hope 4 Today: Stay Connected to God in a Distracted Culture allows readers to continue their engagement time with God even as they return to jobs and the rapid pace of the new normal.”

– Kathleen Cooke, Media Executive, Speaker, Author of Hope 4 Today



“In a world where information is overwhelming and options are all presented as truth, Kathleen writes passionately of how to stay true to our lives as Christ seekers and followers.”

Darlene Zschech

Composer, Worship Leader, Co-Pastor, HopeUC Church, Australia

“Kathleen Cooke’s new book, Hope 4 Today, serves up God’s Word as bread and water to the Christian who is hungry for more than this world can offer.  Shaped by research on how most people read, this remarkable book offers devotionals which help the reader quickly grasp key biblical insights.  I give Hope 4 Today a big ‘thumbs-up.’”

Joni Eareckson Tada

Founder, Joni and friends International Disability Center

“In a world of constant distraction and busyness, this heart provoking and practical devotional is a perfect partner to help stay anchored in God’s word daily.”

Ben Field

Director of Programming, Hillsong Channel: Head of Film and TV, Hillsong Church

“Hope 4 Today will help you connect with God in a way that gets results!”

Christine Caine

Co-Founder, A-21 Campaign and Author of “Unashamed: Drop the Baggage, Pick Up Your Freedom, Fulfill Your Destiny”

“Looking for the antidote to stress and anxiety? In Hope 4 Today, Kathleen Cooke’s short, relevant devotions will help you bypass your busyness, stop the distractions, and engage with God.”

Nancy Stafford

Actress, Speaker, Author