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A Hidden Message in Genesis 5October 8th, 2015 by 

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope Tuesday’s “Got Questions” column featured the question, “Why is the tribe of Dan missing in Revelation 7?”   I answered the question with the commonly accepted reasoning for the omission of Dan, because the Bible does not…read more

What’s in the Bible? Part 1October 7th, 2015 by 

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Is there a hidden message in Revelation 7? Why is Dan missing?October 5th, 2015 by 

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope There’s a very interesting hidden message in chapter 7 of the book of Revelation, but before I reveal it let’s understand the context in which the list of the 12 tribes is given and why the tribe of…read more

Scripture Cookies!October 2nd, 2015 by 

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope So what are Scripture Cookies? And what do they have to do with the Power of Hope? Well, today is a sweet diversion from my weekly column.  Please let me explain. We all know…read more

A Biblical Foundation for Critical ThinkingSeptember 30th, 2015 by 

 by Juan Valdes, Reasons for Hope “Does not the ear test words, as the palate tastes its food?”  (Job 12:11) Ideological Instability There are countless people in our world that will embrace almost anything without questioning it as long as…read more

Is repentance a requirement for salvation?September 28th, 2015 by 

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope — Question received:  “Is repentance a requirement for salvation? I’m having a discussion with a pastor who said ‘repentance for a gentile is not a requirement for salvation, repentance was required for the Jew…read more

iSad….There’s No App for ThatSeptember 25th, 2015 by 

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope Life is tough…and it seems to be getting more and more difficult every day.  If it’s not tough at this moment for you, I’m sure you know that it will be soon.  One of…read more

Who’s at your door?September 22nd, 2015 by 

Purchase this video in full HD here: Doors Or buy the mobile version for only $1.00. Who’s at your door? (All proceeds go to support the ministry outreach of Reasons for Hope) Share the video with friends and use it to…read more

Should we use BC/AD or BCE/CE for dating years?September 21st, 2015 by 

    By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope   BC/AD and BCE/CE are well recognized as abbreviation used with the number of a year to designate if the year was before or after the birth of Jesus Christ.  Before answering…read more

Application in ConversaTIONSeptember 17th, 2015 by 

  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope All Christians need to be familiar with core biblical teachings.  Fun with Shuns is a quick, easy and fun way to learn biblical doctrines, or reinforce those that you already know.  You can’t live and…read more

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