Tag: Hope

Jesus makes the difference
Devotional, Thoughts From The Journal

A Man, A Pool and Me

We may be left to fill in the blanks because the stories become our stories. We are the ones now to get up and tell the rest of the story. It’s our turn to get up against the odds. We can put aside our excuses, forgive that person who did us wrong, love that unloveable person, or be healed from raging anxiety. We can get up and go, just as Jesus said.

Devotional

Our Hope

Read: 1 Peter 1:3 Peter writes about our incorruptible inheritance “that does not fade away” reserved in heaven. Jesus told the disciples that he would prepare a place for us. We have longings. The scripture says that even “creation groans.” This world will never satisfy. For God has put eternity […]

Philadelphia, PA
Podcast

A City Restored

difficulties beyond what you care to, but in it, you have hope. It would be easy to surrender to the cold dark chamber of fear and live under a cloud of defeat. Yet in the dark moment, though you don’t feel him, he is right there with you. Oh, that God would strengthen your weary hands.

A hope settled in heaven
Podcast, Thoughts From The Journal

A Hope Settled In Heaven

We want our issues to have a quick resolution, but that is not always the case. Such is the case of the writer of Psalm 119. In verses 81-88, you see the Psalmist is weary when he says, “my soul faints for your salvation” and “my eyes fail from searching your word.” He wonders and prays how long until God comforts him. Are you growing weary from searching for answers?