Posts tagged with ‘Hope’

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11/1/18 HAPPINESS OFTEN DEPENDS UPON THE QUALITY OF OUR THOUGHTS

by Barry Lovett
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“Then said Thomas…, Let us also go, that we may die with Him.” John 11:16. Thomas, a loyal follower of Jesus, had a mental attitude that made him respond to life in a negative way. When the Savior announced that He was going to Bethany where He would resurrect Lazarus, for example, Thomas expected the worst.  […]

7/26/18 FOR HOPE TODAY, REMEMBER THE END OF THE STORY

by Barry Lovett
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“He who overcomes shall inherit all things, and I will be his God and he shall be My son.” Revelation 21:7.  The book of Revelation, can be an encouragement and comfort for the followers of Jesus. Time and again, Christians are called to be overcomers.  We can be overcomers now and in the future.  When the […]

5/21/18 THERE WILL BE A PAY DAY SOME DAY

by Barry Lovett
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“For yet a little while, and the wicked shall not be.” Psalm 37:10. Sometimes even dedicated Christians are tempted to complain because of what they see in the world around them. Perplexed by the success and prosperity of the wicked, oftentimes at the expense of the righteous, they ask why doesn’t the Lord do something […]

9/5/17 THERE IS THE PROMISE OF FUTURE JOY

by Barry Lovett
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“Weeping may endure for a night, but joy comes in the morning.”  Psalm 30:5 Have you experienced extreme sorrow? There is the promise of future joy amid your tears as you lean upon our loving Lord.  Leave your sorrows with Jesus, the “Man of Sorrows.”

2/28/17 WITH GOD, NEW BEGINNINGS ARE POSSIBLE

by Barry Lovett
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Behold, I will do a new thing, now it shall spring forth; shall you not know it?  Isaiah 43:19. God, through the prophet Isaiah, encouraged Jewish exiles to think about a new beginning.  He told them to stop dwelling on their past and focus their attention on God who would give them a new beginning […]