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  • The Mustard Seed

    Posted Oct 2 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 14 Likes 2,016 Views

    The Mustard Seed from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Jesus told His disciples a parable about the kingdom of God using a tiny mustard seed. Though mustard was the smallest seed a Palestinian farmer would plant i Read More...

  • A Shoestring and a Prayer

    Posted Sep 25 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 15 Likes 2,486 Views

    A Shoestring and a Prayer from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Elijah was a prophet of the Lord who lived during a troubled time in Israel. King Ahab was evil, and his wife Jezebel was a baal-worshipper who set o Read More...

  • Day by Day

    Posted Sep 18 by Dion Todd

    27 Comments 16 Likes 2,385 Views

    Day by Day from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. All through Scripture, there is a pattern of the Lord taking a little and making it do a lot. He does it with people, like when young David faced the giant warrior Read More...

  • The Long War

    Posted Sep 11 by Dion Todd

    25 Comments 17 Likes 2,405 Views

    The Long War from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. After King Saul rebelled and turned away, the Lord chose a new king, but it wouldn't be a microwaved instant king this time. He would begin preparing him early on Read More...

  • The Man Who Lost His Edge

    Posted Sep 4 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 13 Likes 2,777 Views

    The Man Who Lost His Edge from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. There is an interesting story in the book of Exodus where an eighty-year young shepherd named Moses converses with God through a burning bush. When h Read More...

  • Sledgehammer

    Posted Aug 28 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 16 Likes 3,207 Views

    Sledgehammer from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. While working in construction, I have had the pleasure of breaking up concrete with a sledgehammer. You can swing and smash, but nothing seems to happen for a whi Read More...

  • Expedited

    Posted Aug 21 by Dion Todd

    20 Comments 14 Likes 2,402 Views

    Expedited from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Do you know that story about the footprints in the sand? Where two were walking together and leaving two sets of prints, but when there was only one set, the Lord wa Read More...

  • Super Apostles

    Posted Aug 14 by Dion Todd

    19 Comments 15 Likes 2,836 Views

    Super Apostles from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Apostle Paul made three long mission trips preaching the Gospel from city to city (click on map to enlarge). His home base was Antioch, and he traveled to B Read More...

  • Sitting At Your Feet

    Posted Aug 7 by Dion Todd

    29 Comments 17 Likes 2,670 Views

    Sitting At Your Feet from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. About a half hour's walk from Jerusalem there, is a small hamlet on the eastern side of the Mount of Olives called Bethany (click on image to enlarge).&nb Read More...

  • The Weight

    Posted Jul 31 by Dion Todd

    38 Comments 13 Likes 2,957 Views

    The Weight from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Apostle Paul wrote that the foolishness of God is wiser than men, and the weakness of God is stronger than men (1 Corinthians 1:25 NKJV). One day Jesus was prea Read More...

  • Grasshopper

    Posted Jul 24 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 13 Likes 3,107 Views

    Grasshopper from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Israelites who marched out of Egypt had witnessed major miracles. They had seen the plagues swarming over the Egyptians while the Israelite houses were unaffec Read More...

  • Fall on Me

    Posted Jul 17 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 14 Likes 3,007 Views

    Fall on Me from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. Around 22 BC, Herod the Great built a major port city on the coast of the Mediterranean Sea. It was a grand city named for Caesar Augustus. They called it "Caesarea Read More...

  • It Takes Two

    Posted Jul 10 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 13 Likes 3,115 Views

    It Takes Two from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. It is a simple fact that if you never opened your mouth, you would never have an argument. I am including our text-based social media conversations as dialogue as Read More...

  • The Way Maker

    Posted Jul 3 by Dion Todd

    22 Comments 13 Likes 3,022 Views

    The Way Maker from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Israelites had lived in Egypt for centuries when the Lord sent Moses to free them from slavery. A hundred years may seem like a long time to us, but to the L Read More...

  • Shackled

    Posted Jun 26 by Dion Todd

    23 Comments 10 Likes 2,906 Views

    Shackled from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. When given a task, we tend to look at ourselves, what we currently have, and our available tools. We mentally dig through our toolbox. Our solution is often confined Read More...

  • A Coming Storm

    Posted Jun 19 by Dion Todd

    27 Comments 14 Likes 3,339 Views

    A Coming Storm from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Sermon on the Mount is the longest continuous teaching of the Lord Jesus Christ that we have a record of. It was very in-depth, and Jesus taught a lot about Read More...

  • In Tune

    Posted Jun 12 by Dion Todd

    21 Comments 14 Likes 2,756 Views

    In Tune from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. In Acts chapter 14, the Apostle Paul and Barnabas returned to Antioch after a long mission trip. The Holy Spirit had worked with them to confirm their words with signs Read More...

  • Whitewash

    Posted Jun 5 by Dion Todd

    18 Comments 14 Likes 2,940 Views

    Whitewash from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Lord Jesus Christ had an astounding way of seeing right through lies and deception. This trait was both wonderful and alarming to those around Him. The religious Read More...

  • Will You Believe

    Posted May 29 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 16 Likes 2,953 Views

    Will You Believe from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The word "Believe" occurs 309 times in the Bible (NKJV), and one-third of those are in the book of John. While writing his Gospel, John wrote "believe" 101 ti Read More...

  • The Son Rises

    Posted May 22 by Dion Todd

    24 Comments 16 Likes 2,969 Views

    The Son Rises from Refreshing Hope Ministries on Vimeo. The Lord Jesus Christ took Peter, James, and John up to a high mountain to pray, leaving nine other Apostles down in the valley with the multitudes of people. Je Read More...