Is the Monkey at Your Gate?

Follow Us We’ve all heard the saying, “the monkey on your back.”  It refers to a very burdensome nuisance that one has to deal with or just endure.  It can be things such as a boss who micromanages everything, a bad habit that’s difficult to overcome, or even an...

Give Me a Hand

Follow Us “Give Me A Hand.” — We’ve all heard that phrase.  And I would venture to say that everyone uses that phrase at one time or another.  “Give me a hand…” has two very common meanings. It can be a request to receive a helping hand (asking...

Where is Your Shelter in the Storm?

Follow Us When days are difficult and times are tough, it can feel like the winds of November are beating down our doors.  Where do we find shelter from the storms of life? Is there a refuge for the weary, a healing for the broken hearted, and a comfort for the...

Will the Sun Come Out Tomorrow?

Follow Us “Tomorrow,” he promised his conscience… Tomorrow is only a day away, but the real question is what will it bring?  Will the sun come out tomorrow?  That’s a question that will remind many of a popular song from the musical “Annie” in 1977, title...

24 Reasons Why I Love America, by John Wayne

Follow Us Watch as John Wayne presents 24 reasons why we should love our country. Always remember the grace God has given to our country and the true reason for our HOPE — Jesus! About John Wayne: John Wayne (May 26, 1907 – June 11, 1979) was a 20th...

Cancer Hope: I Am Not Afraid

Follow Us Cancer Hope: PC + PC = AG I’ll tell you what that equation means, but first I want to share an event that many people would consider NOT PC, not politically correct.  However, anyone who belongs to the Lord Jesus Christ will find this totally PC, or...

We Will Remember

Follow Us Memorial Day:  a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered. Traditionally observed on May 30, but now officially observed on the last Monday in May. Let us never forget, let us always remember, those who gave their lives in...

Sometimes He Calms the Storm

Follow Us “In God is my salvation and my glory; the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God” (Psalm 62:7 – NKJV) This week Pastor Chuck wrote about an old hymn that so beautifully spoke of the refuge we have in Christ in times of trials, tribulation, pain, and...

When God Says “No”

Follow Us I asked God to take away my pride, and God said “NO.” He said it was not for Him to take away, but for me to give up. I asked God to make my handicapped child whole, and God said “NO.” He said her spirit is whole, her body is only...

Because He Rose: Amazing Grace!

Follow Us Rejoicing with you at this special time of year, when we remember the life, death, burial and resurrection of our Lord and Saviour, and the life, and the hope, we have in Him. Wishing you a Happy Easter  from Reasons for Hope* Jesus If you have enjoyed our...

The Days of Darkness

Follow Us Three dark and despairing days… from the time of Jesus’ death until He appeared to those who loved Him. At the moment of His death, Jesus’ soul went into the heart of the earth for three days and three nights. Matthew 12:40  “For as...

Are you glad to see Jesus?

Follow Us [VIDEO BELOW] When our loved ones return home we are always glad to see them.  However, the extent of our joy is usually in direct correlation to how long they have been away—a few hours, a day, many days, a year…or longer.  The longer we wait for...

Light in the Darkness

Follow Us The Lord is my light and my salvation . . . — Psalm 27:1 No truer words…Jesus is both Light and Salvation. And while His salvation is given to those who come to Him in faith, His light is not limited to those alone.  The light of Jesus came into our...