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  • What Would Jesus Do?

    Posted August 23, 2020 by Dion Todd

    16 Comments 9 Likes 5,163 Views

    What Would Jesus Do? from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. What would Jesus do? That has always been a thorn for me each time I hear the phrase. It sounds harmless enough on the surface, but most people do not tru Read More...

  • Good to the Bone

    Posted August 16, 2020 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 11 Likes 5,185 Views

    Good to the Bone from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the goodness of God. He is good through and through. It is His very nature to be good to us, and no one has to help Him. God is ete Read More...

  • The Mockingbird

    Posted August 9, 2020 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 9 Likes 4,971 Views

    Mockingbird from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the northern mockingbird, the “many-tongued thrush” This bird can do an exact imitation of the notes it learns from other bi Read More...

  • Eagle's Wings

    Posted August 2, 2020 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 6 Likes 5,577 Views

    Eagle Wings from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the importance of waiting on the Lord, for good things happen when we learn to wait on God. A good example is our grandpuppy River, who Read More...

  • Hang Ten: A New Wave Begins

    Posted July 26, 2020 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 6 Likes 5,382 Views

    Hang Ten: A New Wave Begins from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Lord I wait here all alone, for a whisper from Your throne. I prayed that while waiting on some inspiration to come, unsure what to write about. I Read More...

  • The Hiding Place

    Posted July 19, 2020 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 8 Likes 5,139 Views

    The Hiding Place from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the hiding place. How can you dwell in safety in a world filled with violence, peril, and contagious diseases? I want to examine th Read More...

  • When the Minstrel Played

    Posted July 12, 2020 by Dion Todd

    15 Comments 7 Likes 4,089 Views

    When the Minstrel Played from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the spiritual power that can be brought on by music. There is an interesting story told in 2 Kings chapter 3 when Moab rebe Read More...

  • Hidden Away

    Posted July 5, 2020 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 7 Likes 6,093 Views

    Hidden Away from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about being hidden away by God. Unlike the world’s flash, fame, and fortune which is here today and gone tomorrow, before the Lord begin Read More...

  • When God Shakes the Earth

    Posted June 28, 2020 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 8 Likes 5,219 Views

    When God Shakes the Earth from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the rise and fall of kingdoms on the Earth. They come and they go, but there is one that will remain for eternity. The pro Read More...

  • Mission Impossible

    Posted June 21, 2020 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 9 Likes 4,782 Views

    Mission Impossible from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about our Heavenly Father. What it is like to talk with Him, to work with Him, as it is written in the scriptures. Sometimes we receive Read More...

  • Love and Hate

    Posted June 14, 2020 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 10 Likes 5,131 Views

    Video Devotional: Love and Hate from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Note: Today's article is the "devotional-length" version of our ministry newsletter on the subject of racism. For those interested, you are wel Read More...

  • The One in the Mirror

    Posted June 7, 2020 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 9 Likes 4,506 Views

    The One in the Mirror from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about our biggest problem, the one in the mirror, and the importance of living a disciplined life. Be wary of a watered down religio Read More...

  • Petrified

    Posted May 31, 2020 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 11 Likes 4,879 Views

    Petrified from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about becoming petrified. So scared, so bound up, so terrified inside, that you are unable to think or move. Frozen in place. Unable to make dec Read More...

  • People Get Ready

    Posted May 24, 2020 by Dion Todd

    33 Comments 13 Likes 6,308 Views

    People Get Ready from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Jesus said “My sheep hear My voice” in John 10:27 and I believe that each of us have pearls of wisdom given to us by the Holy Spirit. Little gems Read More...

  • Don't Look Back

    Posted May 17, 2020 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 10 Likes 5,038 Views

    Don't Look Back from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about putting your hand to the plow, and looking back at what you have left behind. In Genesis chapter 19, there were two cities that had Read More...

  • The Lord Is My Helper

    Posted May 10, 2020 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 8 Likes 4,979 Views

    The Lord Is My Helper from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the importance of realizing that you are not isolated and alone. This is so important today, because it easy to just hear thos Read More...

  • Follow Me

    Posted May 3, 2020 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 10 Likes 4,917 Views

    Follow Me from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about something that was confusing to me when I really got serious about knowing Jesus. My life became difficult. I mean, what’s up with t Read More...

  • I Can Do This

    Posted April 26, 2020 by Dion Todd

    29 Comments 12 Likes 5,672 Views

    I Can Do This from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about something very simple, but immeasurably important, and not always easy to do. Let’s begin in a house in the book of Matthew wher Read More...

  • Left Behind

    Posted April 19, 2020 by Dion Todd

    28 Comments 10 Likes 5,028 Views

    Left Behind from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about being left behind. Not particularly about the return of Jesus Christ to Earth, because that will be a simple enough choice. When He appe Read More...

  • Dreams and Circumstances

    Posted April 12, 2020 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 11 Likes 4,798 Views

    Dreams and Circumstances from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to examine the birth of Jesus and how God guided Mary and Joseph. It all began when the angel Gabriel appeared to a young woman named Mar Read More...