Blessed are the Meek

Meekness is not weakness. It is strength under control being used to serve with humility, kindness, and love. Jesus was meek. When we are like Him, we are of service […]

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Blessed are Those Who Mourn

Sin is a disease that infects our souls and causes brokenness. The realization that sin causes guilt and shame not only for what we’ve done, but what it forms us […]

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The Helper of the Plan

The Holy Spirit has come. He fills us with love for Jesus so that we happily obey Him. News & Events: Gift for Life FLIP 2022 – REGISTRATION OPEN Jacob […]

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The Good News of the Plan

The good news of God is that salvation is accomplished and all who believe will be saved. News & Events: Gift for Life FLIP 2022 – REGISTRATION OPEN HIRING: Middle […]

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The Intent of the Plan

God’s intention is for the Kingdom of God to grow and to permeate a person’s life and for it to permeate a culture through the church. News & Events: High […]

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The Demands of the Plan

God demands we come to Him with child-like faith that does not depend on personal merit, strength, or ability. Those who are saved are saved by faith in Christ alone. […]

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The Secrets of the Plan

God gives understanding by the Spirit to His people. Jesus spoke in parables to fulfill Isaiah’s prophesy. Those who believe are blessed by God to understand and perceive the Gospel. […]

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The Priority of the Plan

We are sheep. As sheep, we are constantly feeling at risk. In Christ, we are not at risk. In Christ, we have a King who cares for us through His […]

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Easter 2022

Jesus atoned for the sin of His people and was raised. He will return! When He comes back, the redeemed in Christ will receive the eternal benefit of the Kingdom […]

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The Plan is for Us to Pursue God

God’s Kingdom has flourished in dark difficult days. Men like Daniel and his friends did not assimilate to the culture or separate from it. Instead, they pursued God in the […]

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The Plan is for Us to Trust God

God made us to trust Him. Since the day of the fall, humanity has struggled to trust God. When God’s people trust God, they experience God’s hope, peace, joy, and […]

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Praying for Kingdom Victory

The victory of the Kingdom of God is to overcome evil. God does not tempt (Jms.1:13), but He allows His citizens to be tempted and face trials to bring Him […]

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Praying with Kingdom Hope

Jesus, the King, came to earth to save sinners. Salvation comes by grace through faith in Christ alone. He has provided for our forgiveness and redemption (2 important unique concepts). […]

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Be Intentional at Christmas

Doing what God commands does not come natural to us. Living a Christ-centered life that honors God requires intentionality. News & Events: Gift for Christ Christmas Eve Services | 1, 2, […]

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Be Responsive at Christmas

All who trust in Jesus can celebrate this season and thrive no matter what their circumstances might be. News & Events: Gift for Christ Christmas Eve Services | 1, 2, […]

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Be Grateful at Christmas

Christmas is the celebration of the coming of God into the world. God took on flesh and dwelt among us. Jesus was not born in a castle or to an […]

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Renewing with Purpose

It is crucial that we renew our faith commitment to Christ by regularly stopping activities that are sinful or wrong that have slipped into our lives and recommitting ourselves to […]

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Focusing with Purpose

The world will constantly allure us away from Christ. Our flesh is naturally inclined to reject Christ and pursue the world. In order to live a life blessed by God, […]

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Serving with Purpose

The Lord gifts His people to serve His Kingdom purpose. We must be willing to serve in the capacities that God calls us to that are right in front of […]

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Living with Purpose

God has a plan for where we live. He moves us as He sees fit using different methods to accomplish His purpose. Where we live defines how we can each […]

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God is Worthy To Be Served

For over 40 years, God has been at work in and through Living Hope. For the last 20 years, God has seen us through trials and challenges and led us […]

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Jesus is Victorious

Thank you for celebrating the good news of Easter with us. If you are a guest, welcome to Hope. Whatever your story – your questions, your doubts, your struggles – […]

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Jesus is King

Jesus is the King of glory who has come to save. He came as promised. We are to rejoice always and celebrate His victory. Easter services will be held this […]

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Difficult Days Require Wisdom

We should always expect opposition to the good God calls us to do in His name. We’re reopening our Next Generation ministries (birth-high school) and launching our new parent gatherings […]

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Difficult Days Require Prayer

Prayer is a lifeline to a disciple of Jesus. Nehemiah’s prayer begins like Daniel’s (9:4) and gives us a model for how to thrive with prayer during difficult days. Register […]

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The Light is Life Changing

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The Light is Liberating

As Jesus called Nicodemus to repent and believe to be free, so now God calls us all to embrace the liberating light of Jesus in the Gospel. We will continue […]

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The Light is Victorious

The Bible begins with creation. When Christ came, a new beginning came with Him. Jesus brought victory over darkness and death. Christ is the Victor! We will continue to accept […]

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The Light has Come

The region of Zebulun and Naphtali had experienced turmoil and had longed for liberation. They were first to see the great light of God’s deliverance in Jesus. We are living […]

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God Strengthens Saints

God has blessed His churches to provide what is needed to shepherd the people and equip them to do the work God calls and strengthens them to do. We will […]

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God Works Through His Church

God has chosen to bring glory to Himself through the salvation of sinners by making them saints and using them to make known His manifold wisdom. We will continue to […]

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God Dwells in His People

Christianity is an inside-out experience. Until Christ dwells in us, what we do has no significance eternally. Once Christ lives in us, everything about us changes – past, present, and […]

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God Gives Peace

Christ is our peace. He has drawn us near to God. We are reconciled to God and to all who believe in Jesus. In Jesus, we are one, saved people […]

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God Raises the Dead

We are all born dead in our trespasses and were by nature children of wrath. “But God, being rich in mercy,” loved us and saved us by raising us up […]

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