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  • Hearing God Speak - Part 1

    Posted March 6, 2017 by Dion Todd

    12 Comments 9 Likes 1,769 Views

    Hearing God Speak - Part 1 Hearing God Speak - Part 1 from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Transcript: Today we are going to be starting a new series on: “Hearing God Speak” and some questions that Read More...

  • Follow God's Calling to Go Beyond the Veil

    Posted March 6, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Likes 535 Views

    Praying hands on a Bible. Being slain in the Spirit isn't enough. Find out how to go behind the veil into God's Holy of Holies. In Old Testament times, the tabernacle in which the Jewish people worshiped a Read More...

  • When The Brook Dries Up

    Posted March 6, 2017 by Dion Todd

    26 Comments 20 Likes 7,635 Views

    So he went and did according to Yahweh's word; for he went and lived by the brook Cherith that is before the Jordan. The ravens brought him bread and meat in the morning, and bread and meat in the evening; and he drank f Read More...

  • The One Eighty Degree Turn

    Posted March 5, 2017 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 16 Likes 7,151 Views

    Immediately something like scales fell from his eyes, and he received his sight. He arose and was baptized. He took food and was strengthened. Saul stayed several days with the disciples who were at Damascus. Immediately Read More...

  • One Choice ... the Only 'Right' Choice

    Posted March 4, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Comments 3 Likes 415 Views

    My Life changed and entered into a realm of 'Irreversibility' on the very Day in which I accepted the invitation for Jesus to Abide within me. It was 56 years ago when the Holy Spirit came for me at the tender age o Read More...

  • Word of God Speak

    Posted March 4, 2017 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 17 Likes 7,725 Views

    For as the rain comes down and the snow from the sky, and doesn't return there, but waters the earth, and makes it grow and bud, and gives seed to the sower and bread to the eater; so is my word that goes out of my mouth Read More...

  • For Dreamers!

    Posted March 3, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    3 Likes 480 Views

    So many of us have them; it may be a Preacher scratching out a church with his bare hands; it may be a missionary trying to reach a jungle tribe with the power of Jesus Christ; it may be a Songwriter trying to dig deep f Read More...

  • The End Of The Line

    Posted March 3, 2017 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 20 Likes 7,767 Views

    Why is the LORD bringing us into this land, to fall by the sword? Our wives and our little ones will become a prey. Would it not be better for us to go back to Egypt? And they said to one another, 'Let us choose a leader Read More...

  • Pray Like Hell!

    Posted March 2, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    5 Likes 421 Views

    One might wonder what 'Prayer' and 'Hell' have in common ... Wonder no More! 'Hell' is a very B-I-G word. It means so much more than what its' 4 letters seem at first glance to express. It can be used as a Curse or Curs Read More...

  • Persistent Prayer

    Posted March 2, 2017 by Dion Todd

    28 Comments 23 Likes 8,868 Views

    He also spoke a parable to them that they must always pray, and not give up, saying, 'There was a judge in a certain city who didn't fear God, and didn't respect man. A widow was in that city, and she often came to him, Read More...

  • The Different Stages of Our Spiritual Growth

    Posted March 1, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    4 Likes 424 Views

    Every child of God must understand that the only "THANK YOU" that is acceptable to the Lord is your obedience. Yes, we are saved by the grace of a loving God but then we thank Him for His indescribable love-gift by allow Read More...

  • This Ends Now

    Posted March 1, 2017 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 20 Likes 7,760 Views

    Then David said to the Philistine, 'You come to me with a sword, with a spear, and with a javelin; but I come to you in the name of Yahweh of Armies, the God of the armies of Israel, whom you have defied. Today, Yahweh w Read More...

  • Swimming Against The Current

    Posted February 28, 2017 by Dion Todd

    14 Comments 18 Likes 8,035 Views

    You were made alive when you were dead in transgressions and sins, in which you once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air, the spirit who now works in the children Read More...

  • Second-Hand Soup

    Posted February 28, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    4 Comments 2 Likes 424 Views

    Very seldom have I ever called anyone 'Pastor' and 'felt' that this was a Title that genuinely 'fit'. One of these very few was a man named Edwin Miller. There are many things and many experiences that I had with 'Pastor Read More...

  • The Way Up Is Down

    Posted February 27, 2017 by Dion Todd

    2 Comments 4 Likes 955 Views

    The Way Up Is Down The Way Up Is Down from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Transcript: Today I am going to be talking about something that Jesus taught His disciples: “The way up, is down.” We are go Read More...

  • Grace vs. False Grace

    Posted February 27, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Likes 389 Views

    Proverbs 1:7 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge: but fools despise wisdom and instruction. KJV. Christians must stop living in the world under the banner of false grace thinking tha Read More...

  • The Button

    Posted February 27, 2017 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 16 Likes 7,270 Views

    The high priest, Ananias, commanded those who stood by him to strike him on the mouth. Then Paul said to him, 'God will strike you, you whitewashed wall! Do you sit to judge me according to the law, and command me to be Read More...

  • How To Swallow A Camel

    Posted February 26, 2017 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 19 Likes 7,231 Views

    You blind guides, who strain out a gnat, and swallow a camel! Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you clean the outside of the cup and of the platter, but within they are full of extortion and unrighteousn Read More...

  • Repeaters

    Posted February 25, 2017 by Dion Todd

    29 Comments 19 Likes 6,885 Views

    The brothers immediately sent Paul and Silas away by night to Beroea. When they arrived, they went into the Jewish synagogue. Now these were more noble than those in Thessalonica, in that they received the word with all Read More...

  • Examine the Heart of a Matter

    Posted February 25, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Likes 633 Views

    “Examine me, LORD, and prove me. Try my heart and my mind” (Psa 26:2). The KJV says “try my reins and my heart.” In this verse, King David is asking for the testing and trying of his innermost par Read More...