1 Peter 1:3 (NKJV) Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His abundant mercy has begotten us again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, Biblical hope is not a wish, which is based the transient; rather it is based on the…

Read More

Jeremiah 29:11 (NKJV) For I know the thoughts that I think toward you, says the LORD, thoughts of peace and not of evil, to give you a future and a hope. This is one of our favorite verses, I’m sure for many of you as well.  The context during which this was pronounced parallels where…

Read More

During this season many are sensing a foreboding that borders on being debilitating them that is evidenced by despair and depression.  Isolation, quarantine can illicit those kinds of emotions. Yet there is HOPE! Job asked the question “is there hope for a tree that’s been cut down”? (14:7)  Will it survive, will it ever thrive…

Read More

Matthew 10:29-31 (NKJV) 29 Are not two sparrows sold for a copper coin? And not one of them falls to the ground apart from your Father’s will. 30 But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. 31 Do not fear therefore; you are of more value than many sparrows. In the midst of this crisis I’ve…

Read More

Heb. 11:1  Now faith is the substance of things hoped for There is a direct connect between hope and faith, as hope is the initiator, instigator for faith.  Hope isn’t wishing, hope is the vision of an expected end of our faith. In this season we’re facing globally, there’s crucial need for the Body of…

Read More

1 Samuel 30: 6  “….. but David encouraged himself in the LORD his God.” Self-isolation/quarantine, social distancing, avalanches of dismal news can “discourage” us.  Yet we can be “encourage….in the Lord” our God as David did at Ziklag. We too can be encouraged as David through the presence of God.  That’s why he asked for…

Read More

Psalm 68:19  Blessed be the Lord, who daily loads us with benefits, the God of our salvation!  Selah With all the clamor we’re inundated with concerning COVID-19, with all the information, prognostications, alarms, shut downs, self-isolations and quarantines we need to SELAH – as the Church and the Nations of the world. a Selah is…

Read More

Zechariah 3:9c  and I will remove the iniquity of that land in one day. The word of the Lord through Zechariah speaks of a last days revival where nations and peoples will come to the Lord. Could the current events be a precursor to fulfilling what He spoke? 24 hours and an entire nation will…

Read More

2 Timothy 1: 7  For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind. Reports would indicate that there is little if any soundness of mind as people are not just stocking up but operating with fear and greed hoarding.  When emotions run high…

Read More

Gal. 5:6  For in Jesus Christ neither circumcision availeth any thing, nor uncircumcision; but faith which worketh by love. In this season we need faith.  Faith that can move mountains and stops viruses bring a halt to a global crisis.  Faith that will inspire a culture that has thumbed their nose at God.  The famous…

Read More