Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you disquieted within me?
Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my help and my God.
— Psalm 42:11
The word ‘hope’ can mean so many different things. In my own vocabulary, it is different from ‘optimism.’ The latter is about deciding to believe that things will be OK. But real hope, as Vaclav Havel said, is “not prognostication. It is an orientation of the spirit.” To hope in God means to point our daily lives in the direction of God’s will, regardless of the odds. God’s love is our hope, regardless of circumstances.
May 14, 2013 – We can choose to praise God for who he is and his numerous attributes,regardless of our painful circumstances. Let’s come to him with deep …
Hold on to hope and persevere to see the promises of God fulfilled in your life. … in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love” (Ps. 147:11). … When our hope is in the Lord, we can rejoice, regardless of our circumstances.
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Apr 24, 2016 – We may look at our circumstances and leap to the conclusion that God has … We will feel God’s presence and love again, and we will take comfort from ….. But if our hope is in God, regardless of what happens, we can endure.
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“But sanctify the Lord God in your hearts: and be ready always to give an … Hope plans onGod’s promises coming to pass, regardless of circumstances or doubts. …. D. God loves His children hoping in Him, and He will bless them (Ps 33:18; …
Jul 14, 2016 – The Lord is Good No Matter Your Circumstances,Matthew Pryor – Read … He’s good in that He is full of life and hope? Yep. … Through the tears of heartbreak, God’s lovewould endure. … It’s much easier to rest, rejoice, and give thanks knowing His love prevailsregardless of how hard the situation might be.
We can say that ‘God works in tribulations as we can say in 8:28 that God work in … Our hopeis not built in circumstance or sentiments, but it is in the finished and … We may have a life of unabated happiness in the Lord regardless of our circumstances. … 5:5-11 A. God’s love was demonstrated by the gift of the Holy Spirit.
Sep 8, 2002 – This is the love of Ephesians 5:25, “Husbands love your wives as Christ loved … Embracing the sovereignty of God brings strength and hope. … Faith means that, regardless of circumstances, we take him at his word that he …
Mar 21, 2013 – We are going to remind ourselves where our hope truly is and … God – his loveand mercy, the fact that he is our rock, he is a refuge, … It is that truth that should cause us to be people of hope regardless of our circumstances.
Knowing that God Loves us is foundational to our faith. … and the trust to lay our wills and ourlives down before Him regardless of what happens. …. In conclusion, all of the circumstancesof our lives comes only by permission of a loving Father. …. Hope in His Love is what will help us look beyond the near term, beyond the …
He has shown me love, security, forgiveness, support, comfort, acceptance, … So no matter what the future holds, we can place our hope in God as our …. Through being in a relationship with him, we can have peace in the midst of all circumstances. … Regardless of what the future holds, you can have God as your constant.
Nov 14, 2016 – Our hope is in the eternal everlasting God of heaven and earth. He has given … Therefore we should live in this world with Christ confidence and hope regardless of thecircumstances. … Pondering the Treasure of God’s Love.
Regardless of what we may think about ourselves, God takes pleasure in His people. … All believers fear the Lord and hope in His mercy, so this verse is referring to …. We do not knowGod’s love nor His favour by our outward circumstances.
Whether you have great faith or not, whether you seek Jesus or not, the God of the … live in the present reality of hope and joy they have in the loving God they serve, … the true hope we have in Jesus that transcends our life circumstances and is far … look forward to the future withhope, regardless of present circumstances.
Mary amplifies the virtues of Faith, Hope and Love through her joys and sufferings. … “I am a Handmaid of the Lord” and “God’s will is mine” is a sign of strength and … in today’s world, through Mary’s example, regardless of our circumstances.
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