Blogs

If you are interested in blogging here, please contact us to apply!

Daily Word of Hope

  • For Dreamers!

    Posted March 3, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    3 Likes 704 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 8,295 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 636 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 9,331 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 702 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 8,291 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 8,518 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 637 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 1,314 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 638 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 7,887 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 7,712 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 7,374 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 921 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...

  • The Kingdom Age Church

    Posted February 24, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    3 Likes 654 Views

    Many have left the American Church, not because they themselves are 'evil' or are being influenced by 'wicked forces', but because what they found 'inside the church', did not equip them with the 'real experience' God in Read More...

  • Seventy Two Hours

    Posted February 24, 2017 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 14 Likes 8,153 Views

    And when David and his men came to the city, they found it burned with fire, and their wives and sons and daughters taken captive. Then David and the people who were with him raised their voices and wept until they had n Read More...

  • Understanding The Baptism of Fire

    Posted February 23, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    4 Likes 1,373 Views

    BE ENCOURAGED, GOD IS BRINGING OUT THE BEST IN YOU. If you should ask a goldsmith how he knows when the gold is pure, he will explain that the gold must be cooked in a large pot. He cannot make the fire too hot, o Read More...

  • The Rock of Ages

    Posted February 23, 2017 by Dion Todd

    28 Comments 18 Likes 7,832 Views

    You will keep whoever's mind is steadfast in perfect peace, because he trusts in you. Trust in Yahweh forever; for in Yah, Yahweh, is an everlasting Rock. Isaiah 26:3 WEBHow did I get caught up in this mess? Many times h Read More...

  • Being Sold-Out For God

    Posted February 22, 2017 by Pastor Marty Pena

    4 Likes 1,353 Views

    The devil will always defend the selfish agenda of the carnal fleshly ungodly nature of man. The devil will twist scripture to justify the wants of the flesh. The devil invented many denominations and contrary doctrine Read More...

  • Go To Nineveh

    Posted February 22, 2017 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 17 Likes 8,602 Views

    Yahweh's word came to Jonah the second time, saying, 'Arise, go to Nineveh, that great city, and preach to it the message that I give you.' So Jonah arose, and went to Nineveh, according to Yahweh's word. Jonah 3:1 WEBWh Read More...