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  • Draw Me Close To You

    Posted June 19, 2019 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 15 Likes 5,867 Views

    Therefore Jesus answered them, 'Don't murmur among yourselves. No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draws him, and I will raise him up in the last day. John 6:43 WEBI could see from the look on some people Read More...

  • And God Laughed

    Posted June 18, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 15 Likes 5,373 Views

    Though I walk in the middle of trouble, you will revive me. You will stretch out your hand against the wrath of my enemies. Your right hand will save me. Yahweh will fulfill that which concerns me; your loving kindness, Read More...

  • Thank You

    Posted June 16, 2019 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 12 Likes 5,171 Views

    Thank You from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the importance of being thankful. Jesus lived on Earth as our example, and He was so thankful and full of praise. No matter what you have Read More...

  • The Dead End

    Posted June 16, 2019 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 9 Likes 4,769 Views

    I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go; I will counsel you with my loving eye on you. Psalms 32:8 NIVRecently when the Lord was ready to start something new in our life, He started closing out the old Read More...

  • The Weed Eater

    Posted June 15, 2019 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 13 Likes 4,436 Views

    Out of the same mouth comes blessing and cursing. My brothers, these things ought not to be so. Does a spring send out from the same opening fresh and bitter water? Can a fig tree, my brothers, yield olives, or a vine fi Read More...

  • The Twelve String

    Posted June 14, 2019 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 12 Likes 4,412 Views

    Give thanks to Yahweh with the lyre. Sing praises to him with the harp of ten strings. Psalm 33:2 WEBWhen I ran my fingers across the strings, I knew instantly that this was the most beautiful sounding instrument that I Read More...

  • The Wonderful You

    Posted June 13, 2019 by Dion Todd

    27 Comments 16 Likes 5,037 Views

    Which commandment is the greatest of all? Jesus answered, 'The greatest is, 'Hear, Israel, the Lord our God, the Lord is one: you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all you Read More...

  • Old Time Religion

    Posted June 12, 2019 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 13 Likes 4,381 Views

    The children of Israel did that which was evil in Yahweh's sight, and forgot Yahweh their God, and served the Baals and the Asheroth. Judges 3:7 WEBCenturies ago, when it was time to go to church, there was excitement in Read More...

  • Praying Like Jabez

    Posted June 11, 2019 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 14 Likes 5,401 Views

    Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, 'Oh that you would bless me indeed, and enlarge my border! May your hand be with me, and may you keep me from evil, that I may not cause pain!' God granted him that which he req Read More...

  • Drive My Car

    Posted June 9, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 12 Likes 5,051 Views

    Drive My Car from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to tell you a story about how I felt when I let someone drive our car for the first time. One year we visited some family members for Christmas, and Read More...

  • Saddling Up Anyway

    Posted June 9, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 10 Likes 4,580 Views

    They told Esther's words to Mordecai. Then Mordecai asked them to return this answer to Esther: 'Don't think to yourself that you will escape in the king's house any more than all the Jews. For if you remain silent now, Read More...

  • Your Testimony

    Posted June 8, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 12 Likes 4,777 Views

    Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery trial when it comes upon you to test you, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice insofar as you share Christ's sufferings, that you may also rejoice and b Read More...

  • Wrongfully Accused

    Posted June 7, 2019 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 15 Likes 4,690 Views

    Joseph's master took him, and put him into the prison, the place where the king's prisoners were bound, and he was there in custody. But Yahweh was with Joseph, and showed kindness to him, and gave him favor in the sight Read More...

  • The Twilight Zone

    Posted June 6, 2019 by Dion Todd

    43 Comments 14 Likes 4,355 Views

    When she had said this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing, and didn't know that it was Jesus. Jesus said to her, 'Woman, why are you weeping? Who are you looking for?' She, supposing him to be the gardener, said t Read More...

  • Hard Times

    Posted June 5, 2019 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 14 Likes 4,933 Views

    You therefore put your belt on your waist, arise, and say to them all that I command you. Don't be dismayed at them, lest I dismay you before them. For, behold, I have made you today a fortified city, an iron pillar, and Read More...

  • The Database

    Posted June 4, 2019 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 11 Likes 4,219 Views

    Then David gave to Solomon his son the plans for the porch of the temple, for its houses, for its treasuries, for its upper rooms, for its inner rooms, for the place of the mercy seat; and the plans of all that he had by Read More...

  • The Crazy Ones

    Posted June 2, 2019 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 13 Likes 5,396 Views

    The Crazy Ones from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the crazy ones, the saints of old who followed God through thick and thin while the rest of the people in the world thought they were Read More...

  • The Man In The Middle

    Posted June 2, 2019 by Dion Todd

    15 Comments 11 Likes 4,436 Views

    One of the criminals who was hanged insulted him, saying, 'If you are the Christ, save yourself and us!' But the other answered, and rebuking him said, 'Don't you even fear God, seeing you are under the same condemnation Read More...

  • Just Around the Corner

    Posted June 1, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 14 Likes 4,540 Views

    And they went a three days journey in the wilderness of Etham and camped at Marah. And they set out from Marah and came to Elim; at Elim there were twelve springs of water and seventy palm trees, and they camped there. N Read More...

  • In God We Trust

    Posted May 31, 2019 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 15 Likes 4,641 Views

    I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his children begging for bread. Psalm 37:25 WEBDavid had the experience of a full life behind him when he wrote this verse. He had once b Read More...