Hope, a Bridge to Faith

Hope, a Bridge to Faith

Okay, let’s be honest, sometimes it’s hard to keep our hope “on.” I’m only as hope-filled for as long as it takes for the next obstacle in my path to come along and shatter my fragile expectations. Holding onto hope can be slippery. The purpose of hope is to connect...
Enter Rest

Enter Rest

 Therefore let us be diligent to enter that rest, so that no one will fall, through following the same example of disobedience. – Hebrews 4:11 Jesus, as our Joshua, takes us into the promise land. The name Jesus and Joshua are the same in the Hebrew. Both mean...
Feeling Weary Already?

Feeling Weary Already?

 Now, God has offered to us the same promise of entering into his realm of resting in confident faith. So we must be extremely careful to ensure that we all embrace the fullness of that promise and not fail to experience it. -Hebrews 4:1, The Passion Translation I...
Hang On

Hang On

“And blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfillment of what had been spoken to her by the Lord.” – Luke 1:45 Zechariah and Elizabeth were like their nation, Israel. They had lived so long in disappointment that they had nearly...
There is Freedom!

There is Freedom!

  Now the Lord is the Spirit; and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.        – 2 Corinthians 3:17 In July of 1776, the Declaration of Independence was signed, making the original 13 American colonies a new nation, apart from the British...