WHERE’S YOUR HOPE?
Sunday July 18, 2021
Acts 27:20 NLT
The terrible storm raged for many days, blotting out the sun and the stars, until at last all hope was gone.
1. CREATED TO HOPE
Proverbs 13:12 NKJV
Hope deferred makes the heart sick, But when the desire comes, it is a tree of life.
Proverbs 29:18 KJV
Where there is no vision, the people perish…
2. HOPE FOR YOUR SOUL
Hope does for you soul what Faith does for your heart.
2 Corinthians 4:13 NKJV
And since we have the same spirit of faith, according to what is written, “I believed and therefore I spoke,” we also believe and therefore speak,
Psalm 42:11 NKJV
Why are you cast down, O my soul? And why are you disquieted within me? Hope in God; For I shall yet praise Him, The help of my countenance and my God.
Hebrews 6:19 NKJV
This hope we have as an anchor of the soul, both sure and steadfast…
Romans 15:13 NKJV
Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
He is the God of all hope!
3. HOPE CHANGES EVERYTHING
Jeremiah 29:11 NLT
For I know the plans I have for you,” says the Lord. “They are plans for good and not for disaster, to give you a future and a hope.
Romans 4:18 NKJV
who, contrary to hope, in hope believed, so that he became the father of many nations, according to what was spoken, “So shall your descendants be.”
Ephesians 3:20 AMPC
Now to Him Who, by (in consequence of) the [action of His] power that is at work within us, is able to [carry out His purpose and] do superabundantly, far over and above all that we [dare] ask or think [infinitely beyond our highest prayers, desires, thoughts, hopes, or dreams]—
4. HOPE THAT IS BIGGER THAN THIS LIFE.
Romans 8:37–39 NKJV
Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. 38 For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, 39 nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
May the God of all hope fill you with hope today!!