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Daily Word of Hope

  • They said What?

    Posted February 5, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    1 Comment 4 Likes 601 Views

    In Mark 9 Jesus begins to reveal to His Disciples that He must go to Jerusalem and be 'killed'. And then on the 3rd Day - be Resurrected. Of course, they had absolutely no idea what He was talking about. Immediately aft Read More...

  • Ecstasy

    Posted February 5, 2017 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 20 Likes 7,805 Views

    You shall seek me, and find me, when you search for me with all your heart. I will be found by you Jeremiah 29:13 WEBIt was a very busy morning and I had so much to do. I was under a lot pressure to fulfill the many comm Read More...

  • Operating In Thanksgiving

    Posted February 4, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

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    Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God. We always encounter different problems in our lives. Many are the afflictions of the righte Read More...

  • Gone Fishing

    Posted February 4, 2017 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 23 Likes 7,629 Views

    Simon Peter said to them, 'I'm going fishing.' They told him, 'We are also coming with you.' They immediately went out, and entered into the boat. That night, they caught nothing. John 21:3 WEBEarlier that evening, Peter Read More...

  • RHM January 2017 Newsletter

    Posted February 3, 2017 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 8 Likes 3,337 Views

    January Newsletter - 2017 Thank you for being a part of Refreshing Hope Ministries. This is an update on what has been happening here during the last month and I thank you for taking time to read it. Welcome to the y Read More...

  • The Holy Spirit Speaks

    Posted February 3, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Comments 3 Likes 636 Views

    It is such a sad deception in the world that most people are living far beneath the standard of the abundant life that Jesus Christ came to offer His creation. Abundant life starts with seeking the kingdom of God and Read More...

  • Driftwood

    Posted February 3, 2017 by Dion Todd

    16 Comments 23 Likes 8,079 Views

    Saul arose from the ground, and when his eyes were opened, he saw no one. They led him by the hand, and brought him into Damascus. He was without sight for three days, and neither ate nor drank. Now there was a certain d Read More...

  • Home Is On The Other Side

    Posted February 2, 2017 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 20 Likes 7,190 Views

    Fear not, for I have redeemed you; I have called you by name, you are mine. When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overwhelm you; when you walk through fire you shall Read More...

  • Learn To Discover HIS GLORY

    Posted February 2, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Comments 2 Likes 683 Views

    He is a divine perfect work of regeneration and sanctification in those who allow His hand to move. We need to be educated in the ways of this new life in Christ if we want to discover the glory and reality of it. Did n Read More...

  • Total Repair ... Guaranteed!

    Posted February 1, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Likes 604 Views

    Everyone wants a 'quick fix'. And when you are the sole person involved in a 'fix' ... that may just happen for 'you'. But our lives are not our own. God is doing more with you than simply restoring YOUR need in your ind Read More...


    Posted February 1, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Comments 3 Likes 659 Views

    Genesis 22:3-8 ~ I had to read this passage several times before I saw Abraham's clearly implied statement of faith. His words and his demeanor are so understated, so matter-of-fact, that it's easy to miss the Read More...

  • I Want To

    Posted February 1, 2017 by Dion Todd

    35 Comments 21 Likes 7,736 Views

    When he came down from the mountain, great multitudes followed him. Behold, a leper came to him and worshiped him, saying, 'Lord, if you want to, you can make me clean.' Jesus stretched out his hand, and touched him, say Read More...

  • Telling 'IT' like IT IS

    Posted January 31, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    3 Likes 667 Views

    Heaven and 'Hell' are two extremely misunderstood 'Places'. Few have dug deep enough to comprehend what Scripture Genuinely has to say about either place. It continues to baffle my mind that Teachers and Preachers tell Read More...

  • Tobacco Fields Back Home

    Posted January 31, 2017 by Dion Todd

    11 Comments 17 Likes 7,004 Views

    Now after these things, the Lord also appointed seventy others, and sent them two by two ahead of him into every city and place where he was about to come. Then he said to them, 'The harvest is indeed plentiful, but the Read More...

  • Let it Rain

    Posted January 30, 2017 by Dion Todd

    2 Comments 3 Likes 2,048 Views

    Let it Rain Let It Rain from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo.   Transcript:  Today I am going to be talking about the life of Noah, and the title of this message is called: “Let it Rain” - Read More...

  • Escaping Temptation!

    Posted January 30, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    2 Likes 680 Views

    Our God will make a way where there seems to be no way. James 1:4-15 "14 But each one is tempted when he is carried away and enticed by his own lust. 15 Then when lust has conceived, it gives birth to sin; and Read More...

  • Nailed It

    Posted January 30, 2017 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 22 Likes 7,813 Views

    He said to Jesus, 'Lord, remember me when you come into your kingdom.' Jesus said to him, 'Assuredly I tell you, today you will be with me in Paradise.' Luke 23:42 WEBThree men were stripped naked, beaten, nailed to a cr Read More...

  • Complaints.....

    Posted January 29, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    3 Likes 632 Views

    What do we do when Trouble knocks at our Door? Do we grow fearful? Angry? Are we so easily discouraged and brought to tears? As Children, we were discomforted by any number of things. Sometimes as Adults, when disappoin Read More...

  • Please Send Someone Else

    Posted January 29, 2017 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 19 Likes 7,704 Views

    Moses said to Yahweh, 'Oh, Lord, I am not eloquent, neither before now, nor since you have spoken to your servant; for I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue.' Yahweh said to him, 'Who made man's mouth? Or who makes o Read More...

  • Bad Company

    Posted January 28, 2017 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 17 Likes 8,070 Views

    Blessed is the man who doesn't walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the way of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers; But his delight is in Yahweh's law; On his law he meditates day and night. He will be li Read More...