What Does It Mean To Be A Christian?

Being a Christian means you belong to the Lord Jesus Christ.  It means that there was a time when you turned to Jesus in faith. ‘That means you trusted in His work on the cross as the complete and final payment for your past, present, and future sins, and you...

The Unforgivable!

A Short Devotion from Reasons for Hope*Jesus Bible Bites Archive | Sign up for our resources There is one unforgivable sin. It’s not adultery, murder or any other heinous act. According to Jesus’ words in the Synoptic Gospels, it is blaspheming the Holy Spirit.Mat...

Reformation vs Regeneration

By Shari Abbott, Reasons for Hope* Jesus “Reformation vs Regeneration” is from the Fun with “Shuns” study course about biblical teachings that end in -tion (“shuns”).  Today we share the third of the lessons with you.  Christians need to be familiar with core biblical...

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?

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 are wrongly depicted, and most often there is little or no mention of the One who created the angels. While we know...