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  • The Twelve String

    Posted March 17, 2021 by Dion Todd

    16 Comments 12 Likes 4,123 Views

    Give thanks to Yahweh with the lyre. Sing praises to him with the harp of ten strings. Psalm 33:2 WEB.She was a Fender twelve-string acoustic guitar, a dark red sunburst, and in perfect tune. When I ran my fingers across Read More...

  • The Weed Eater

    Posted March 16, 2021 by Dion Todd

    25 Comments 12 Likes 4,048 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...

  • Intentional Growth 4: When You Fast

    Posted March 14, 2021 by Dion Todd

    15 Comments 7 Likes 3,877 Views

    Intentional Growth 4: When You Fast from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. During His Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 6, Jesus mentioned three things we were to do in secret that would be openly rewarded. He used th Read More...

  • The Dead End

    Posted March 14, 2021 by Dion Todd

    15 Comments 8 Likes 3,850 Views

    I will instruct you and teach you in the way which you shall go. I will counsel you with my eye on you. Psalms 32:8 WEB.When the Lord was ready to start something new in our life, He began by closing out the old. Which h Read More...

  • The Prayer of Jabez

    Posted March 13, 2021 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 9 Likes 4,709 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...

  • Old Time Religion

    Posted March 12, 2021 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 12 Likes 3,901 Views

    They took their daughters to be their wives, and gave their own daughters to their sons and served their gods. The children of Israel did that which was evil in Yahweh's sight, and forgot Yahweh their God, and served the Read More...

  • Hard Times

    Posted March 11, 2021 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 11 Likes 4,029 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 Wonderful You

    Posted March 10, 2021 by Dion Todd

    25 Comments 12 Likes 4,611 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...

  • Saddling Up Anyway

    Posted March 9, 2021 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 10 Likes 3,650 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...

  • Intentional Growth 3: When You Give

    Posted March 7, 2021 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 11 Likes 4,199 Views

    Intentional Growth 3: When You Give from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. During His sermon on the mount in Matthew chapter 6, Jesus mentioned three things His disciples would do: when you pray, when you give, and Read More...

  • Your Testimony

    Posted March 7, 2021 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 12 Likes 3,686 Views

    Beloved, don't be astonished at the fiery trial which has come upon you to test you, as though a strange thing happened to you. But because you are partakers of Christ's sufferings, rejoice, that at the revelation of his Read More...

  • The Twilight Zone

    Posted March 6, 2021 by Dion Todd

    29 Comments 11 Likes 4,483 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...

  • Wrongfully Accused

    Posted March 5, 2021 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 12 Likes 3,505 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 Database

    Posted March 4, 2021 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 9 Likes 3,538 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 Man In The Middle

    Posted March 3, 2021 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 14 Likes 4,091 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 March 2, 2021 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 10 Likes 3,961 Views

    When they came to Marah, they couldn't drink from the waters of Marah, for they were bitter. Therefore its name was called Marah. The people murmured against Moses, saying, "What shall we drink?" Then he cried to Yahweh. Read More...

  • Intentional Growth 2: Prayer

    Posted February 28, 2021 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 9 Likes 4,840 Views

    Intentional Growth 2 (Prayer) from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Sermon on the Mount that Jesus gave is a goldmine of information. It is like the beating heart of my Bible. It spans 3 chapters, Matthew 5 th Read More...

  • In God We Trust

    Posted February 28, 2021 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 11 Likes 3,863 Views

    A man's steps are established by Yahweh. He delights in his way. Though he stumble, he shall not fall, for Yahweh holds him up with his hand. I have been young, and now am old, yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken, Read More...

  • Memories

    Posted February 27, 2021 by Dion Todd

    28 Comments 10 Likes 3,584 Views

    The world is passing away with its lusts, but he who does God's will remains forever. 1 John 2:17 WEB.It was my first day of school at Kingston Elementary. Early that morning, my stepmother pulled up to the school, pushe Read More...

  • Double Trouble

    Posted February 26, 2021 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 11 Likes 3,636 Views

    Now when Job's three friends heard of all this evil that had come on him, they each came from his own place: Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite; and they made an appointment together to c Read More...