Proverbs 13:12 Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life. HOPE – confident desire…earnest expectation…trust…the promise of the future… I have noticed lately that people seem to place themselves into one of two categories: 1) hopeful or 2) hopeless. As I have thought about that, I have […]
Romans 4:18 (NLT) Even when there was no reason for hope, Abraham kept hoping–believing that he would become the father of many nations. For God had said to him, “That’s how many descendants you will have!” Hope…not just wishing HOPE – confident desire…earnest expectation…trust…the promise of the future… What do you do with the time […]
Questions for Reflection: What does the phrase “prisoner of hope” mean to you? What do you consider your stronghold (place of safety)? In what area of your life could you use restoration?
Expectation – a confident belief or strong hope that a particular event will happen; a mental image of something expected, often compared to its reality; a standard of conduct or performance expected by or of somebody. Do you have expectations of others (friends and family)? Do you have expectations of an entity (employer, church, government)? […]