Posts with the tag “reasons-for-hope”
It's (They're) Worth It!
January 20th, 2023
Where are you investing your time, resources, and energy for the future? Join us today as our own Dave Glander, RforH speaker, and founder of EQUIP camps, gives us a small glimpse into an investment t...
Little Boys ...
January 13th, 2023
From today's guest blogger, Shelby Pruitt: "As I persevere through the difficulties of mothering boys, I see the privilege of and adventure that comes with raising men....
"NOT YET A HUMAN"
January 6th, 2023
The words scrawled in red ink on the young woman’s heavily pregnant belly burned into my brain. As a young mom myself (still recovering from a c-section at the time), it strained the bounds of creduli...
The Hallelujah Chorus of Luke 2
December 16th, 2022
Do you have a favorite passage of Scripture you associate with the birth of Christ? Certainly Luke 2 comes to mind. Join us today as Brian Miller shares how he made a passage memorized as a child come...
Trees, Glorious Trees!
December 9th, 2022
Hi, it's Alyssa, Reasons for Hope's Social Media Influencer! Join me today as we look at another topic close to the heart of God, a special branch of the plant world—trees!...
Be a Blooper!
November 18th, 2022
Everyone loves a good movie. In fact, so much so that we like to get caught up in a scenario where we can park our brains at the door and immerse ourselves in a make-believe world. ...
High Hopes for Livin'
November 11th, 2022
Today our guest blogger, Pastor Draa Mackey, invites you to think about where you are in the present, based on your past, and how to move forward with hope for the future....
Speaking the Truth with Grace
October 14th, 2022
Please join us today for another insight and word of encouragement from our founder and president, Carl Kerby. You'll be amazed by God's grace in Carl's story of what happened when he spoke the truth ...
Social Media Pep Talk!
September 9th, 2022
Today's blog is brought to you by Reasons for Hope's very own Dan Lietha, illustrator extraordinaire, speaker, and committed Christ-follower....
The Beal Challenge!
September 2nd, 2022
The year was 1879. The location—Michigan State University. The event—a unique scientific experiment to determine the viability of seeds if left buried and undisturbed by outside forces. Professor of B...
The Right Ingredients
August 26th, 2022
We are excited to introduce a new guest blogger, Brian Miller! Join us today as he shares an honest snapshot of a prodigal's journey and gives a picture of God's plan for your life as a recipe for suc...
Good Morning, God!
August 12th, 2022
"Help me remember that You love me, and that they are Your children, too—the precious kids I spend all day with. They are ultimately Yours." Join us as Tish Kerby once again blesses us with her uniqu...
Peter & Grace, Part 2
August 5th, 2022
As a continuation of last week’s message in recounting Peter’s early Christian walk, today’s blog will focus on Grace’s role in his life and how we can so easily relate to this man’s journey of faith....
Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone
July 1st, 2022
Did reading this title feel kind of “uncomfortable”? If so, you really need to read this blog. ...
Lesson from a Spray Can
June 24th, 2022
Today's blog is a timeless message from our president and founder, Carl Kerby. Read this humorous but pertinent lesson that can be learned when we fail to follow the instructions provided for us....
May 27th, 2022
When was the last time you "jogged" down Memory Lane and thought about a life-changing event? Join us today as Carl Kerby asks us to remember a day that had that kind of impact for him....
Called to Encourage
May 20th, 2022
Join us today as we revisit a timely and timeless post from the past by our very own Dr. Juan Valdes. ...
Your Circle Matters!
May 13th, 2022
We are blessed today by a special devotional message written and shared by Lacey Reitz, Assistant Coach for the women's volleyball team at Northwestern College in Orange City, Iowa....
Curriculum Sneak Peek!
April 29th, 2022
Today, I want to give you a sneak peek into one part of our soon-to-be-released IMPACT curriculum! ...
Butterflies & Trusting God
April 22nd, 2022
Today's blog features a heart-felt message and an original illustration by our very own Dan Lietha. We invite you to see God in this timely message....
Without a Doubt—Revisited!
April 1st, 2022
Join us for an inspirational re-posting of a blog from the archives–a vivid reminder of the faithful God who blesses those who strive to honor Him, as told by Carl Kerby. ...
Groggy? I Hope So!
March 25th, 2022
I hope my title doesn’t sound negative or mean, but I needed to get your attention. ...
When Two Worlds Collide
March 18th, 2022
We are excited to have today's blog brought to you by another one of our speakers, Dave Glander. ...
March 11th, 2022
Today's blog is another one from the archives, written by Carl Kerby....
Loose the Lion
March 4th, 2022
Today’s blog was written by speaker and guest blogger, Bob Gillespie. We invite you to read this charge to further build your courage to stand boldly on the Word of God....
No Pain, No Gain
February 18th, 2022
Becoming like Christ is a difficult process, but the gain at the end is incomparable. ...
Learning Curve Challenge!
February 11th, 2022
I had always been a creationist and believed God’s Word was true, but this new information made me realize that I had been compartmentalizing my Christianity. ...
A Lesson from Ricky
January 28th, 2022
Today’s blog is one from our archives. Join our own Carl Kerby in one of his early ministry lessons....
For Such a Time as This
January 21st, 2022
Join us today for a special speaker blog from Frank Figueroa, Jr.! ...
His Wondrous Works
December 24th, 2021
An end-of-year message from Carl Kerby. . ....
An Unlikely Antidote
December 17th, 2021
It has no boundaries, affects young and mature, can cripple and maim, but when faced, won’t endure....
Wooed and Pursued!
November 19th, 2021
Please join me today with a featured post from Dr. Juan Valdes, one of our popular RforH speakers! (Today’s blog is the first in a two-part series. Part two will be posted next Friday.) ...
Don't Just Take My Word for It!
October 29th, 2021
A Speaker Blog from Dave Glander!...
May I Ask You a Question?
October 15th, 2021
I discovered that only a small handful of the almost 70 students I worked with even knew who Adam and Eve were!...
The “Eyes” Have It!
October 8th, 2021
“How could anyone possibly believe that something so obviously designed for a specific purpose is a product of evolution?” This rather rhetorical question (or so I thought) was posed by my daughter a...
Hope--More Than Wishful Thinking
October 1st, 2021
As I have been acclimating to my new role in developing curriculum for Reasons for Hope*, I have upped my screen time significantly--watching, taking notes, and absorbing as much of the video content ...