Category Archives: Hope

Hope In His Word

 My soul faints with longing for your salvation, but I have put my hope in your word. Psalm 119:81 Before my diagnosis of Early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, I loved to read all kinds of material. Fiction, non-fiction, books on the Bible, … Continue reading

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My Soul Pants for God

As the deer pants for streams of water, so my soul pants for you, O God. Psalm 42:1 The weather here in Kentucky has been unusual to say the least. We will have 50 degree days followed by 80 degree … Continue reading

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What Do I Look For?

But now, Lord, what do I look for? My hope is in you. Psalm 39:7 As a rookie helicopter pilot in the Marine Corps, I still remember doing some of my first preflight inspections of the Huey helicopter I was … Continue reading

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Alive In the Famine of Dementia

But the eyes of the Lord are on those who fear him, on those whose hope is in his unfailing love, to deliver them from death and keep them alive in famine. Psalm 33:18 Today’s passage is an especially perfect … Continue reading

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Hope in the Darkness

Love the Lord, all his saints! The Lord preserves the faithful, but the proud he pays back in full. Be strong and take heart, all you who hope in the Lord. Psalm 31:23-24 Desmond Mpilo Tutu, the South African social … Continue reading

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Where Does Your Hope Come From?

But the needy will not always be forgotten, nor the hope of the afflicted ever perish. Psalm 9:18 Have you ever felt like your particular situation was so bleak there was absolutely no hope left for you? I’ve been there … Continue reading

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But Christ is Faithful

But Christ is faithful as a son over God’s house. And we are his house, if we hold on to our courage and the hope of which we profess. Hebrews 3:6 In today’s passage we are reminded about the faithfulness … Continue reading

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Rest for the Soul

Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful. Hebrews 10:23 Thomas Brooks, the famous British minister of the 1600’s wrote, “A Christian will part with anything rather than his hope; he knows that … Continue reading

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Continue to Run Your Spiritual Race

Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.1 Corinthians 9:24 Prior to my diagnosis of early-onset Alzheimer’s disease, I was … Continue reading

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Have Mercy on Me

Have mercy on me, O God, according to your unfailing love; according to your great compassion blot out my transgressions. Psalm 51:1 Today’s Psalm passage starts the prominent Psalm written by King David after the Prophet Nathan confronted him concerning … Continue reading

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