It is a new year. Maybe you are hoping that this will be the year you lose weight, get a better job, you can retire ... Who are you putting your hope in Obi-Wan Kenobi, the government or Jesus? No matter who the person is, they will let you down since they can't live up … Continue reading A Journey of Hope
(Photo by Peter Lewis at Unsplash.com) With all that is going on in this world, it can make one want to become a turtle and pull inside one's shell to hide. War, rumors of war, sexual abuse, and natural disasters all can seem overwhelming when one focuses on just those things. It is in His Word … Continue reading You Are My Hiding Place
When I started reading this book I was not expecting the sudden change that took place in the first two chapters. I'm sure that Katherine was not expecting it to happen either. That is why this book is so exciting to read. You are right there with her as her life is changed in one … Continue reading Book Review – where i end
Look around. All you see in this world today in division. Countries are in civil war. People turning against each other of stupid stuff. It seems that to be arguing is the in thing. Even if what they say or do makes them look stupid, they do it anyways just because of they disagree with … Continue reading One
Hope is a funny four letter word. It, not matter what, always looks to the future, "I hope you feel better." Even in the past tense, "I hoped you would come.", hope is in a future action. In 1 Peter 1:3-5 we see; Hope looks to the future because it is living. It based on … Continue reading Do You Have a Reason?
Our hope is steadfast as long we keep our it in God. When we start putting our hope in things and people it will be crushed. Let's keep looking at hope in God. Pick your favorite verse for the week and on Sunday, leave it and the reason why in comments.
Look at how many different sports require helmets to play. All the focus to protect the brain from injury. Physical injury is not the only thing that can hinder our thought processes, we have an enemy that loves to mess with our mind. He might try to get us distracted by making us too busy. … Continue reading Got Thought Protection?
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The next two weeks we will be looking at elpís, the Greek word for hope. It also means - to anticipate, usually with pleasure; expectation abstractly or concretely, confidence, or faith. On Sunday take the time to review the verses and leave your favorite and why in comments.
Starting January 2, we will take an in-depth look into 1 Corinthians 13:13, and the three keywords, faith, hope, and love. Check out the different versions. But now faith, hope, love, abide these three; but the greatest of these is love. NASB Three things will last forever--faith, hope, and love--and the greatest of these is … Continue reading New Year New Study