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The Gift of Hope

“Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a desire fulfilled is a tree of life.” (Proverbs 13:12) The World’s “Common” Substitutes For Hope: Wishful thinkingBlind optimismAmbitious dreams For most people, hope is something they do, but the Bible talks about hope as something we can have. “I pray that God, who gives hope, will bless you…

Your Failures and God’s Mercy

Sermon Outline Learning From What Peter Did Wrong: He overestimated his strength. “31 Then Jesus said to them, “Tonight all of you will run away because of Me, for it is written: I will strike the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock will be scattered. 32 But after I have been resurrected, I will go ahead of you to Galilee.” 33 Peter told…

What to do when you feel hopeless

What To Do When You Feel Hopeless

Sermon Outline Jonah 2:1-10 Seven Steps Jonah Took That You Should Also Take: When you hit rock bottom, look up to God. “​​Then Jonah prayed to the Lord his God from inside the fish.” (Jonah 2:1) Pray with passion. “I cried out to the Lord in my great trouble, and he answered me.” (Jonah 2:2a) Find out why you’re feeling so hopeless. “3 You threw me into the ocean…