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Daily Word of Hope

  • The Closed Door

    Posted Mar 30 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 10 Likes 3,392 Views

    When they had gone through the region of Phrygia and Galatia, they were forbidden by the Holy Spirit to speak the word in Asia. When they had come opposite Mysia, they tried to go into Bithynia, but the Spirit didn't all Read More...

  • Intentional Growth 5: The Challenge

    Posted Mar 28 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 10 Likes 3,441 Views

    Intentional Growth 5: The Challenge from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. We have been covering growing in godliness during the "Intentional Growth" series by doing things intentionally instead of just hoping some Read More...

  • Keep the Fire Burning

    Posted Mar 28 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 11 Likes 3,087 Views

    Now when Solomon had finished praying, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices; and Yahweh's glory filled the house. 2 Chronicles 7:1 WEB.When the Israelites completed the tabernacle Read More...

  • Cheap Sunglasses

    Posted Mar 27 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 8 Likes 3,093 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...

  • Through the Fire

    Posted Mar 26 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 13 Likes 3,246 Views

    Then Nebuchadnezzar the king was astonished, and rose up in haste. He spoke and said to his counselors, "Didn't we cast three men bound into the middle of the fire?" They answered the king, "True, O king." He answered, " Read More...

  • Baby Steps

    Posted Mar 25 by Dion Todd

    17 Comments 10 Likes 3,506 Views

    Therefore don't be anxious, saying, 'What will we eat?', 'What will we drink?' or, 'With what will we be clothed?' For the Gentiles seek after all these things; for your heavenly Father knows that you need all these thi Read More...

  • When You Cannot Face the Wind

    Posted Mar 24 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 9 Likes 3,468 Views

    When the south wind blew softly, supposing that they had obtained their purpose, they weighed anchor and sailed along Crete, close to shore. But before long, a stormy wind beat down from shore, which is called Euroclydon Read More...

  • Enemy At The Gates

    Posted Mar 23 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 10 Likes 3,498 Views

    The men sampled their provisions, and didn't ask counsel from Yahweh's mouth. Joshua made peace with them, and made a covenant with them, to let them live. The princes of the congregation swore to them. At the end of thr Read More...

  • When the Clock Strikes

    Posted Mar 21 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 8 Likes 4,079 Views

    When the Clock Strikes from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. (I planned to wrap up my series on "Intentional Growth" this week, but while praying, the Lord interrupted me and changed my message. Lord willing, we w Read More...

  • Cuts Like A Knife

    Posted Mar 21 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 7 Likes 3,180 Views

    Now he who betrayed him had given them a sign, saying, "Whomever I will kiss, that is he. Seize him, and lead him away safely." When he had come, immediately he came to him, and said, "Rabbi! Rabbi!" and kissed him. They Read More...

  • Friends Like These

    Posted Mar 20 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 9 Likes 3,367 Views

    Yahweh restored Job's prosperity when he prayed for his friends. Yahweh gave Job twice as much as he had before. Job 42:10 WEB.There was a man named Job who went through a terrible trial. He suddenly lost everything, inc Read More...

  • Draw Me Close To You

    Posted Mar 19 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 11 Likes 3,512 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 6:43-44 WEB.Sometimes, I could see from the loo Read More...

  • And God Laughed

    Posted Mar 18 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 8 Likes 3,607 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...

  • The Twelve String

    Posted Mar 17 by Dion Todd

    16 Comments 12 Likes 3,252 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 Mar 16 by Dion Todd

    25 Comments 12 Likes 3,354 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 Mar 14 by Dion Todd

    15 Comments 7 Likes 3,526 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 Mar 14 by Dion Todd

    15 Comments 8 Likes 3,220 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 Mar 13 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 9 Likes 4,026 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 Mar 12 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 12 Likes 3,120 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 Mar 11 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 11 Likes 3,395 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...