The Wizard of Oz and God

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope* Jesus It’s safe to say that the vast majority of Americans have seen the movie, The Wizard of Oz—and likely many times over.  But have you ever looked at it and found a Christian message in the story?  Let’s look at the story...

Do we have Guardian Angels?

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated. In recent years angels have become a popular subject.  TV shows, movies, and books present images of angels and portray their works.  All too often they...

The devil made me do it!

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated.  By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope* Jesus  We are so often quick to say, “the devil made me do it?”  But did he really?  Should we attribute our sin to...

Does God eat?

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated. QuestionDid God actually eat some of the offerings provided by the Israelites as He instructed? Is eating one of the activities God was doing with the...

What Is My Purpose In Life?

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated. If you want to live a purpose driven life you, first need to know what your purpose is. A number of years back there was a book that addressed man’s...

Lessons from a NYC Taxi Driver

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated.By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope* Jesus I recently read this story on a Facebook page.  This story is guaranteed to touch your heart and create in you a...

Why should we study creation?

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated.By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope* Jesus Simple answer — because the world we live in and how it was created is important.  Plus…it’s interesting! ...

What Is The Best Bible to Read?

Please help us share God's truths and hope in Christ. A donation of any amount is greatly needed and appreciated. Perhaps you have heard the simple answer to this question.  It is often said that the best Bible to read is the one that you WILL read.  While this is...