The world is desperate for peace. Peace is something we’ve been seeking forever, really, and we have tried all kinds of things. People have devoted their entire lives to seeking peace, beautiful people who we celebrate because they gave their lives for peace.
We know there are national and international conferences put together in the pursuit of peace. We know many songs have been written about peace. Yet, peace seems to be more elusive today than ever, even more elusive than the last generation.Peace is one of those things we all seek but we tend to seek sometimes in the wrong way, and the Bible has a lot to say about peace.
About 243 verses are about peace, and [...]
Do you need hope? I know that I have lived through seasons when I’ve felt desperate for hope, and maybe you feel that way too.
Today I want to remind you of this truth: we are the people of good news, of eternal hope. We are the people with the greatest source of hope, Jesus. We are the people who have more than enough hope! Today, let’s read through these scriptures and remind ourselves of this hopeful truth.We have more than enough hope because God keeps his promises.
Isaiah 40:3-5 ”A voice of one calling in the wilderness, ‘prepare the way for the Lord; make straight in the desert a highway for our God. Every valley shall be raised up, every mountain and [...]