Lament

In light of recent events on a local, national and global landscape, I think it might be good for us to consider what it means to lament. I am not alone in feeling sad, confused and angry about the what is happening in the world. Lamenting is a useful tool and I hope you find...
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Pillars- Hope

I will remember Game Six of the 2011 World Series for a long time. The Cardinals were down 3 games to 2 and a loss would give the Texas Rangers the championship. In that game the Cardinals made three errors and one of them was on a little pop up that embarrassingly bounced off of...
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Pillars- Hope

Hebrews 6:19 We have this as a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul, a hope that enters into the inner place behind the curtain, Hope is an anchor for you soul. It is an anchor that is sure and steadfast. Sure and steadfast are strong words. An anchor provides stability to an...
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Pillars- Hope

HOPE John Stott said, “Jesus clearly looked beyond his death to his resurrection, beyond his sufferings to his glory, and indeed was sustained by his trials by ‘the joy set before him’ It is equally clear that he expected his followers to share this perspective.” Hope is an...
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Pillars- Hope

“So that, in sum, hope is nothing else than the expectation of the things that faith has believed to be truly promised by God. Thus Faith believes God to be truthful: Hope expects that He will show His veracity at the opportune time.” (John Calvin) I love that last...
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