Hope in a Living Hope

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, which according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a lively (living)...

Hope in a New Future

Don’t you just love the fresh opportunities of a new year? Me too! Often, the whole last week of December, I set up my new journal for...

Hope in Good Will Towards

Nearly everyone, even those unchurched are familiar with Luke’s account of Jesus’ birth in his gospel. After the angel announced to the...

Hope in Our Children

Our children are a blessing: literally an heirloom given to us by God Himself. As I’m contemplating my son coming home tonight for twenty...

Hope Through Gratitude

“The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in Him, and I am helped: therefore, my heart greatly rejoices; and with my song...

Hope in Conflict

Shakespeare aptly stated the two basic ways to deal with conflict in his famous quote: “To be or not to be…that is the question: Whether...

Hope in the Life to Come

C.S. Lewis once said, “If we find ourselves with a desire that nothing in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that...

Hope in Ministry

“Why would someone need hope working in full-time ministry?” you may ask. “Isn’t ministry life all roses and rainbows?” People who’ve...

Hope in Pain

“Pain is weakness leaving the body” is a very popular workout motto, but is this true in the other facets beyond that of exercise and...

Hope in the Workplace.

What I do is merely an extension of who I am. All my adult life I’ve been a classroom teacher, focusing mainly on high school grammar and...