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  • Hope

    Contributed by Tim Zingale on Dec 9, 2002
    based on 3 ratings
     | 3,255 views

    Hope Carolyn Self tells how she and her husband Bill and son Bryan took advantage of a school holiday and went to a secluded spot in the North Georgia mountains. It started out as a beautiful weekend. Bill returned to Atlanta on Saturday night to preach in his church on Sunday. He would return ...read more

  • Hope

    Contributed by Charles Salmon on Sep 24, 2004
    based on 8 ratings
     | 1,545 views

    Hope: Romans 8:24, 25 On a return trip from our vacation, we were stuck in Chicago. We hoped to get home. We didn’t know if we would ever make it, but we had hope. We weren’t disappointed. In the end, we arrived home. However, our suitcase didn’t arrive ...read more

  • Hope Is

    Contributed by Jason Bonnicksen on Apr 25, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,542 views

    HOPE IS Hope is faith in the immutable promise that miracles prevail when the darkness tries to win-out with cries of despair. Hope is a gift from God that helps us yearn, and live a life that believes and moves with the pledge of a better tomorrow. And what’s more, hope springs-forth ...read more

  • No Hope

    Contributed by Perry Greene on Sep 17, 2012
     | 2,560 views

    A group of students visited a psychiatric institution to observe a variety of mental illnesses. One of the individuals was a tragic case. He was referred to as “No hope Carter.” He was a victim of a venereal disease and was going through its final stages when the brain is affected. Before he ...read more

  • Hope

    Contributed by Don Berry-Graham on Mar 1, 2016
     | 2,368 views

    In September 1988, Hurricane Gilbert hit the Louisiana coast. At that time it was considered the “Storm of the century.” It battered the shoreline, severely disrupting the shrimping business. Many shrimp boats were lost, causing great concern for several families dependent on shrimping for their ...read more

  • No Hope

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 8, 2008
     | 2,478 views

    Apart from God, there is no _HOPE_ Those of you who know me well, may know that before I was married, my closest and dearest friends were my parents and my brothers. As a result, some of the most painful times I have endured were when I went away to seminary. Living alone in a trailer in ...read more

  • Hope In ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Jan 26, 2009
     | 1,423 views

    HOPE IN PERSECUTION Hope is a strange thing. It will give you confidence in the bleakest of times. But hope is not any good unless you have your hope in someone that will not let you down. There are a lot of things that we hope for, and a lot of things that we wish for. The hope I am talking ...read more

  • Hope For A ...

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Feb 10, 2009
     | 1,265 views

    HOPE FOR A CHANGE In the Peanuts comic strip, we find Snoopy thinking to himself: "Yesterday I was a dog. Today I’m a dog. Tomorrow I’ll probably still be a dog. Ohh...there’s so little hope for advancement." Well, there is hope for those who have a dog’s life, but the change will require ...read more

  • Hope Against Hope

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 22, 2002
    based on 9 ratings
     | 1,557 views

    This idea of hope against hope means to hope without ...read more

  • The Hope In A Rocket  PRO

    Contributed by Don Hawks on Feb 28, 2002
    based on 6 ratings
     | 1,808 views

    THE HOPE IN A ROCKET October Sky is a great movie. It is based on the autobiography of former NASA science engineer Homer Hickam, Jr. It is about four boys who embody the hope of a community. It’s 1957 in Coalwood, West Virginia where all the boys grow up to be coal miners. Homer ...read more

  • Without Hope  PRO

    Contributed by Guy Mcgraw on Mar 18, 2002
    based on 104 ratings
     | 1,924 views

    WITHOUT HOPE What is 750,000 miles long? It could wrap itself around the earth 30 times and it grows an additional 20 miles longer with each passing day? ...read more

  • Hope In The Sewer  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 14, 2002
    based on 6 ratings
     | 1,727 views

    HOPE IN THE SEWER In a cramped space around a Kiev sewer, 15 children ragged and stinky have spent the night crowded together for warmth. They rouse now only because they have a chance to eat. They are rejected and hungry, but not without hope. Two American women, Jane Hyatt and Barbara ...read more

  • Hope And A Prayer  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Nov 5, 2002
    based on 15 ratings
     | 2,110 views

    HOPE AND A PRAYER 50 Christian truckers got together to pray to pray that somehow the sniper terrorizing the Washington, DC area would be caught. Ron Lantz would be retiring as a driver in a few days and didn’t even live in the area, but he felt sure that God would answer their prayers. In ...read more

  • Without Hope

    Contributed by Ted Mulder on Nov 27, 2004
     | 1,898 views

    Chuck Swindoll wrote We can live several weeks without food, days without water, and only minutes without ...read more

  • Seasick Hope

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 28, 2009
    based on 5 ratings
     | 1,882 views

    SEASICK HOPE A passenger on an ocean liner was enduring a rough Atlantic crossing. As he leaned over the rail, his face a shade of green, a steward came along and tried to encourage him: "Don’t be discouraged, sir! No one’s ever died of seasickness yet!" The nauseous passenger looked up at ...read more

  • Hope In Anguish

    Contributed by Richard Francis on May 10, 2009
     | 1,057 views

    HOPE IN ANGUISH I remember times of betrayal that cut deep into my heart, pain beyond a flesh wound. These are the deepest cuts that never seem to heal, a soul wound like Frodo stabbed by the ring-wraith's sword, an ache that will not heal. I remember times of fear wondering how the money would ...read more

  • The Power Of Hope

    Contributed by Gary Birch on Dec 6, 2009
     | 1,526 views

    THE POWER OF HOPE I read that a few years ago some researchers performed an experiment to see the affect hope has on those undergoing hardship. Two sets of laboratory rats were placed in separate tubs of water. The researchers left one set in the water, and found that within an hour they had all ...read more

  • Hope For An Orphanage

    Contributed by Michael Mccartney on Feb 26, 2010
     | 1,100 views

    HOPE FOR AN ORPHANAGE Opening Video Illustration: Bluefishtv.com - "Making a wish for an orphanage." The girl in the story shares how he she came down with cancer twice, and the second time the "Make a Wish Foundation" asked her what she wanted in life – a wish. Her wish was her hope – her ...read more

  • The Hope In The Transfiguration  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Mar 22, 2010
    based on 2 ratings
     | 1,557 views

    THE HOPE IN THE TRANSFIGURATION In the Winter of 1966, a voters registration card arrived in the mail at the home of Vernon Dahmer. On the surface, something like this is no big deal; it happens every day. But this was different, for a number of reasons. It was different because Vernon Dahmer ...read more

  • Is There Any Hope?

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 21, 2010
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,326 views

    IS THERE ANY HOPE? Years ago an S-4 submarine was rammed by a ship off the coast of Massachusetts. It sank immediately. The entire crew was trapped in a prison house of death. Every effort was made to rescue the crew, but all ultimately failed. Near the end of the ordeal, a deep sea diver, ...read more