Posts with the tag “reasons-for-hope”
Are You Choosing Hurry Sickness or Rest for Your Soul?
February 23rd, 2024
In 1986, these wise words were spoken on the big screen: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” Today, our very own Gabby Terry reminds us of t...
What's There to Get About "He Gets Us"?
February 15th, 2024
Today's blog comes to us from our very own Dave Glander. We pray that God will allow you to see into his perspective on the recently aired Super Bowl commercial, as it comes from a former atheist and ...
New Wine? What Was Jesus Talking About?
February 9th, 2024
Have you ever thought of the Bible as a Jewish book? Think about it―almost every human author of God’s Word was Jewish. In today’s blog, Alyssa Glander takes us through a short passage of Scripture th...
ABUNDANT LIFE: What's Genesis Got to Do With It?
February 2nd, 2024
Can believing in the literal history of Genesis help us to have abundant life today? Can the Book of Genesis help us live a life of victory, joy, and peace while we walk on Satan’s turf? Were the prob...
A Clear Example
January 26th, 2024
Parenting can be exhausting. Having reared three daughters and now encouraging two of them as they parent their own little ones, I think I have figured out some of the main reasons why this role comes...
No Place Like Home
January 19th, 2024
Can you relate even a little to the nomadic life of the Israelites until they reached the Promised Land? For forty years, "They wandered in deserts and mountains . . ." (Hebrews 11:38 NKJV). Join us t...
Moving Forward Together
January 12th, 2024
We're excited to hear from our own Alyssa Glander today as she shares something the Lord has laid on her heart as we embark on a new year. We invite you to read this blog with an open heart toward int...
Trusting God's Vision
January 5th, 2024
As we begin the new year, there's no one better to inspire us to keep moving forward and living out God's plan for our lives and ministry than our very own co-founder and president, Carl Kerby. Join u...
2024--Here We Go
December 29th, 2023
Has this past year gone quickly for you? Are you glad to have it behind you, or is the thought of beginning a new year a little daunting right now? Regardless of where you find yourself, we invite you...
Sneak Peek: Glad You Asked, Christmas Edition
December 8th, 2023
Just when you are wondering what gift you could give your friends and loved ones that will be a positive, spiritual investment in their lives, we have an answer! Today's blog is just part of one of th...
"Never Forget. Never Again."
December 1st, 2023
Have you ever wondered why there is so much turmoil in Israel? Today, Dave Glander takes us through some of the practical issues surrounding the Middle East conflict. This is the first of a two-part t...
An Attitude of Gratitude
November 22nd, 2023
What are YOU thankful for? Ponder this thought as you read Brian Miller's blog today, recounting how this very question led to ultimate deliverance from the destructive path his life was on....
It's Not Luck--It's Providence
November 17th, 2023
"The early arrival of an airplane and a VIP trip to the restroom reinforce a wonderful truth about God. " Join us today as we read a special blog by one of the writers/speakers for The Friends of Isra...
Seasons of Change
November 3rd, 2023
In today's blog, Frank Figueroa points out that in the midst of the changing seasons in our calendar year, we can be encouraged by things that do not change....
Our Bodies―God’s Temple
October 27th, 2023
Today, we are excited to present a new blogger, Gabby Terry, another member of the Reasons for Hope team! Tackling a subject we Christians sometimes avoid addressing, she helps us see how important it...
The Bible―Just a Spiritual Book, Right?
October 20th, 2023
"The B-I-B-L-E, yes, that's the book for me . . ." brings back echoes of days gone by as a youngster in Sunday School. Yes, the Bible is the book for me, for us, but why? Is it just a spiritual guideb...
Gestation and Biblical Feasts―What's the Connection?
October 13th, 2023
In today's blog, our very own Alyssa Glander addresses the relationship between the human gestation period and the Jewish Feasts of the Lord. Yes, there really is a connection, and it gives us a beaut...
Choosing to Be "Thinkful"
October 6th, 2023
Have you ever read a passage of Scripture for the hundredth time and had it speak to your heart and soul in a way it never had before? I (Holly) recently (this past Sunday, as a matter of fact) had th...
September 29th, 2023
Research shows that it's much easier to remember things when they are broken down into smaller chunks or numbers. Join our guest blogger Brian Miller today as he presents three things we should all re...
Expanding Our Reach
September 15th, 2023
Today's blog is brought to you by our founder and president, Carl Kerby! Though brief, this message is loaded with lots of information and a special announcement we're excited to make to our friends a...
Critical Thinking's in the Bible?
September 8th, 2023
Today we are privileged to present an excerpt from the revised and updated edition of How to Think: A Crash Course in Critical Thinking by our very own Dr. Juan Valdes. Our prayer is that this snippet...
Beware of Deception
August 18th, 2023
Fellowship with like-minded believers, especially those in ministry, has been such an encouragement to those of us at Reasons for Hope. Today we are excited to introduce you to Julaine Appling, one of...
A Trustworthy Faith
August 11th, 2023
One of our weekly online postings, and one that is quickly becoming a fan favorite, is Reasons for Hope Responds, presented by Frank Figueroa, Jr. The content of this week’s blog comes directly from o...
Camp Ministry 2023
August 4th, 2023
Today, I'm excited to share some brief testimonies from our Reasons for Hope team members (who are currently in the trenches doing this great work) to show you the impact that camping ministry has on ...
Through the Fire
July 21st, 2023
Brian Miller is back again with another insightful message using a scriptural lesson God has proven Himself faithful in time and time again. May you be encouraged through this blog and seek out His Wo...
Are We Missing It?
July 13th, 2023
If you were to track your screen time daily (Oh wait! Smartphones actually do that for you!) and all your other activities to show how your time is spent, what would a pie chart reveal about your prio...
July 7th, 2023
In this week's blog, Bob Gillespie addresses the antidote to the conformity promoted in our culture: "Today, the prevailing thought is that everyone must conform and rejoice in rejecting the God of th...
Will You Speak?
June 29th, 2023
This week's guest blogger, Grace Mally Moffitt, is a testimony of how a single conversation can make a difference and multiply the reach of God's message. Join us today to be inspired about the need f...
Abusing AI: An Asinine Idea
June 24th, 2023
"AI can create new ideas; [it] can even write a new bible." What?!? These words were recently spoken by a senior advisor at a World Economic Forum conference. In today's blog, Brian Miller will bring ...
Where Jesus Healed the Blind Man
June 16th, 2023
Greetings from Alyssa Glander with Reasons for Hope! Today, I want to share another biblical archaeology find! You may be familiar with this one, but it always excites me to think that one of our read...
From the archives: "Is Getting a Tattoo a Sin?"
June 9th, 2023
ur most recent DEBunked video, "Tattoos Are Sinful ... DeBunked!" has caused quite a stir in the Christian community, so we thought it prudent to give some background about WHY we chose this topic for...
May 25th, 2023
Hi, RforH friends! Join us today as one of our guest bloggers, Pastor Draa Mackey, responds to a question posed to him by one of his peers in reference to steering the youth toward God and His Word. “...
No Looking Back
May 19th, 2023
Today, we are blessed to hear from our own Frank Figueroa, Jr., as he shares his heart and some of the lessons he's learned over his past year of full-time ministry with Reasons for Hope. Join us toda...
Are You Equipped?
May 12th, 2023
Hello everyone! It's Alyssa Glander and today, and I'm excited to peel back the curtain and get real with all of you about something very close to my heart. EQUIP RETREAT!!!...
The Impact We Have
May 5th, 2023
From guest blogger, Brian Miller: "I’m writing today about the influence each of us has on those we encounter along our life’s path. And though not many of us are teachers with a daily audience of doz...
Not Yet . . .
April 14th, 2023
Have you ever found yourself wishing the Lord would come soon or looked around and felt like life as we know it is coming to an end? Join us today as Bob Gillespie shares his thoughts about God's tim...
I KNOW He Lives!
April 6th, 2023
That night was a turning point in my Christian walk. Was what I said wrong? No, but it certainly was not convincing or satisfactory to someone who didn’t already know my Lord....
Archaeology & the Bible
March 17th, 2023
When we see things with a biblical worldview, what we see in the world is consistent with what we read in God's Word. There are over 25,000 archaeological finds to date that confirm what we read in th...
Investing in the Future
March 10th, 2023
One of the definitions of "invest" is "to be engaged with or involved with." Join our founder and president, Carl Kerby, today as he discusses the value of investing in our most precious commodity....
A Revival to Come!
February 24th, 2023
In a surprise blog, our own Candace Nordine gives us some insights into the Asbury revival, but more importantly, one that is to come. Are you ready?...