Hope gets us through tough times. As Christians, God has provided the ultimate hope for us in himself by sending his only begotten Son to rescue us from a world of sin and trouble. In this world, we will have trouble, but we can take heart, because He has overcome the world.
1. “A bruised reed he will not break, and a smoldering wick he will not quench, until he brings justice to victory; and in his name the Gentiles will hope.” – Matthew 12:20-21
2. “For God alone, O my soul, wait in silence, for my hope is from him.” – Psalm 62:5
3. “’The LORD is my portion,’ says my soul, ‘therefore I will hope in him.’” – Lamentations 3:24
4. “And hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.” – Romans 5:5
5. “Why are you cast down, O my soul, and why are you in turmoil within me? Hope in God; for I shall again praise him, my salvation.” – Psalm 42:5
6. “But the LORD takes pleasure in those who fear him, in those who hope in his steadfast love.” – Psalm 147:11
7. “Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful.” – Hebrews 10:23