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  • The Spare Tire

    Posted October 1, 2019 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 11 Likes 5,349 Views

    Now for a long time Israel was without the true God, without a teaching priest, and without law. But when in their distress they turned to Yahweh, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found by them. 2 Chronicles 15: Read More...

  • God and the Workplace

    Posted September 29, 2019 by Dion Todd

    16 Comments 8 Likes 5,274 Views

    God and the Workplace from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the importance of learning to serve God right where you are, doing exactly what you are doing. Get to know Him there, for if y Read More...

  • Man On The Run

    Posted September 29, 2019 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 8 Likes 4,651 Views

    Ahab told Jezebel all that Elijah had done, and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword. Then Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah, saying, 'So let the gods do to me, and more also, if I don't make your life as t Read More...

  • The Game Changer

    Posted September 28, 2019 by Dion Todd

    28 Comments 13 Likes 4,258 Views

    But when the goodness and loving kindness of God our Savior appeared, He saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to His own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Read More...

  • Restoration

    Posted September 27, 2019 by Dion Todd

    27 Comments 14 Likes 4,943 Views

    David comforted Bathsheba his wife, and went in to her, and lay with her. She bore a son, and he called his name Solomon. Yahweh loved him; and he sent by the hand of Nathan the prophet, and he named him Jedidiah, for Ya Read More...

  • Hello Old Friend

    Posted September 26, 2019 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 12 Likes 4,875 Views

    Therefore there was wrath on him, and on Judah and Jerusalem. Notwithstanding Hezekiah humbled himself for the pride of his heart, both he and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so that Yahweh's wrath didn't come on them in t Read More...

  • From The Inside Out

    Posted September 25, 2019 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 14 Likes 4,717 Views

    When they had come, he looked at Eliab, and said, 'Surely Yahweh's anointed is before him.' But Yahweh said to Samuel, 'Don't look on his face, or on the height of his stature, because I have rejected him; for I don't se Read More...

  • Your Purpose And Mine

    Posted September 24, 2019 by Dion Todd

    27 Comments 16 Likes 5,366 Views

    They were all astonished at the majesty of God. But while all were marveling at all the things which Jesus did, he said to his disciples, 'Let these words sink into your ears, for the Son of Man will be delivered up into Read More...

  • Good Neighbors

    Posted September 22, 2019 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 16 Likes 5,353 Views

    Good Neighbors from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the importance of being a good neighbor. Ever since Adam and Eve had kids and one killed the other, it has been an ongoing thing, lea Read More...

  • Wasting Away

    Posted September 22, 2019 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 15 Likes 4,619 Views

    When I kept silence, my bones wasted away through my groaning all day long. For day and night your hand was heavy on me. My strength was sapped in the heat of summer. Selah. I acknowledged my sin to you. I didn't hide my Read More...

  • Skeletons in The Closet

    Posted September 21, 2019 by Dion Todd

    27 Comments 14 Likes 4,946 Views

    The man said, 'They have left here, for I heard them say, 'Let's go to Dothan.' ' Joseph went after his brothers, and found them in Dothan. They saw him afar off, and before he came near to them, they conspired against h Read More...

  • When He is Near

    Posted September 20, 2019 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 16 Likes 5,128 Views

    Seek Yahweh while he may be found. Call on him while he is near. Let the wicked forsake his way, and the unrighteous man his thoughts. Let him return to Yahweh, and he will have mercy on him, to our God, for he will free Read More...

  • Lay It Down

    Posted September 19, 2019 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 11 Likes 5,125 Views

    Brothers, I don't regard myself as yet having taken hold, but one thing I do: forgetting the things which are behind, and stretching forward to the things which are before, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the Read More...

  • The Grocery Buggy

    Posted September 18, 2019 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 13 Likes 5,150 Views

    Do to others as you would have them do to you. Luke 6:31 NIVAfter coming out of the grocery store, I found that I had parked way out in the parking lot and did not really feel like taking the buggy all the way back to th Read More...

  • The Repetition Competition

    Posted September 17, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 14 Likes 4,996 Views

    For you don't delight in sacrifice, or else I would give it. You have no pleasure in burnt offering. The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit. O God, you will not despise a broken and contrite heart. Psalms 51:16 WEBWhe Read More...

  • The Wonder of You

    Posted September 15, 2019 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 14 Likes 5,232 Views

    The Wonder of You from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Today I want to talk about the wonder of the Lord. I believe that wonder is a great definition of what it feels like to have the Holy Spirit moving in your l Read More...

  • The Redeemer

    Posted September 15, 2019 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 13 Likes 4,716 Views

    Yahweh, your Redeemer, and he who formed you from the womb says: 'I am Yahweh, who makes all things; who alone stretches out the heavens; who spreads out the earth by myself; Isaiah 44:24 WEBIn the Bible when someone was Read More...

  • Teach a Man to Fish

    Posted September 14, 2019 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 14 Likes 4,441 Views

    Jesus said to them, 'Come after me, and I will make you into fishers for men.' Immediately they left their nets, and followed him. Mark 1:17-18 WEBWhile growing up, I spent a lot of time on the rivers near my home in Sou Read More...

  • Signs That Make You Wonder

    Posted September 13, 2019 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 16 Likes 4,626 Views

    While God also bore witness by signs and wonders and various miracles and by gifts of the Holy Spirit distributed according to His will. Heb. 2:4 ESVOnce while in a band, I was witnessing to several people who were outsi Read More...

  • An Open Door

    Posted September 12, 2019 by Dion Todd

    25 Comments 13 Likes 5,021 Views

    Let's therefore draw near with boldness to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy and may find grace for help in time of need. Hebrews 4:16 WEBDirect access to God was very limited before Jesus came. There was a Read More...