My Hope

In him was life, and the life was the light of men. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. John 1:4-5   Finish this sentence for me, “My hope is in…”  If you grew up in a Christian home, you were likely taught that your hope rests in God, period.  Now the […]

Lifted Up

He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall; but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles they will run and not grow weary;     they will walk and not be faint. Isaiah 40:29-31 […]

My hope is built…

Thursday April 1st This week we will hear a number of familiar passages, about Jesus betrayal, death, and resurrection.  We have heard these stories so often that we can find ourselves glancing over them.  They become common, normal passages of scripture.  Turn with me to John 13 and 14.  In John 13 Jesus celebrates the […]