Posts about Hope

Hope in the Face of Death Hope in the Face of Death

Posted by Guest Blogger on April 5, 2018 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Hope

I grew up surrounded by my Grandfather’s bookshelves. Stacked high with the Romantics, Victorians, and Transcendentalists, myriads of voices lined up in rows, classics which birthed my love for the written word. Sitting beneath these towers of authors’ musings intensified all the world’s beauty. So it only felt right that I read a sonnet from […]

Rejoicing in the Midst of Grief Rejoicing in the Midst of Grief

Posted by Guest Blogger on March 29, 2018 in Faith, Family, Hope

Grief has many faces. None of them are pretty. When you hear someone is “grieving,” you think of the loss of a loved one. For me, the most I’ve ever grieved was when I found out I couldn’t have children. I grieved the death of a dream. How do you reconcile a report like that […]

He's in the Waiting He’s in the Waiting

Posted by Kay Harms on February 15, 2018 in Contributing Author, Faith, Hope

In today’s post, Kay Harms challenges us to recognize that God is at work in the waiting. “Waiting is the hard work we do so God can do the work that only He can do.” He is the only one that can change a heart. Take courage and join us in reading how to navigate […]

Deep Roots in Faith Deep Roots in Faith

Posted by Connie Armerding on February 3, 2018 in Connie Armerding, Contributing Author, Faith, Happiness, Hope

Have your roots planted deep in Christ. Grow in Him. Get your strength from Him. Let Him make you strong in the faith as you have been taught. Your life should be full of thanks to Him. (Colossians 2:7) Several years ago we inherited two potted Japanese Maples from my parents. From time to time we […]

Making the Most of Our Time Making the Most of Our Time

Posted by Guest Blogger on February 2, 2018 in Faith, Guest Blogger, Happiness, Hope

Do you ever look around yourself and think, “Wow, that person gets more done in a day than I get done in a week!” Maybe it’s the newness of the New Year, but January always seems to bring the question: How can I use my time better? It’s not a bad question for God’s people […]