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  • No Hope

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 8, 2008
     | 2,811 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
     | 1,826 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
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,707 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

  • No Hope

    Contributed by Perry Greene on Sep 17, 2012
     | 2,938 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
     | 2,774 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

  • Hope  PRO

    Contributed by Tim Zingale on Dec 9, 2002
    based on 3 ratings
     | 3,589 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 Is

    Contributed by Jason Bonnicksen on Apr 25, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,847 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

  • Hope  PRO

    Contributed by Charles Salmon on Sep 24, 2004
    based on 8 ratings
     | 1,769 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 Against Hope  PRO

    Contributed by Wade M. Hughes, Sr on Apr 22, 2002
    based on 9 ratings
     | 1,840 views

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

  • Without Hope

    Contributed by Ted Mulder on Nov 27, 2004
     | 2,230 views

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

  • Hope In The Sewer  PRO

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 14, 2002
    based on 6 ratings
     | 1,892 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
     | 2,378 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 fact, ...read more

  • Hope For An Orphanage

    Contributed by Michael Mccartney on Feb 26, 2010
     | 1,202 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
     | 1,719 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

  • High Hopes

    Contributed by Gordon Curley on Nov 23, 2010
    based on 1 rating
     | 929 views

    HIGH HOPES A Mother was taking her four-year-old daughter to school. She was a doctor and had left her stethoscope on the car seat. Her little girl picked it up and very excited began to play with it. Excellent, thought the Doctor, My daughter wants to follow in my footsteps! Then the child ...read more

  • Quotations On Hope

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 13, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,968 views

    QUOTATIONS ON HOPE Malcolm Muggeridge was a very famous and highly respected British journalist who for many years was an ardent atheist. His opinions and thoughts were coveted by American publishers and he occasionally wrote the editorial page for Time magazine. Toward the end of his ...read more

  • Saved By Hope

    Contributed by Sermoncentral on Apr 17, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 1,637 views

    SAVED BY HOPE An interesting item appeared in a Nashville newspaper, datelined Memphis (UPI): A woman named Hope pulled a man from chilly harbor waters after watching him drive his car off the bank in an apparent suicide attempt. Hope Phillips, thirty-eight, said Monday she was sitting in her ...read more

  • Brezhnev's Hope

    Contributed by Ken Pell on Jun 5, 2011
     | 927 views

    BREZHNEV'S HOPE As Vice President of the U.S., George Bush represented the U.S. at the funeral of former Soviet leader Leonid Brezhnev. Bush was deeply moved by a silent protest carried out by Brezhnev's widow. She stood motionless by the coffin until seconds before it was closed. Then, just as ...read more

  • Hope Of Maria

    Contributed by Ken Pell on Jun 5, 2011
    based on 1 rating
     | 2,128 views

    HOPE OF MARIA Hope weans God’s people from seeking and trusting this world. The story is told of Maria. She lived in a small town in southern Kentucky. She did not see or hear from her husband for years. Edward was assigned to the 2nd Infantry Division during the Korean war and captured when ...read more

  • A Change In Hope

    Contributed by Fred Schaeffer on Nov 20, 2008
     | 2,157 views

    A CHANGE IN HOPE Ben was diagnosed with a brain tumor at the age of 16 years old. Hope is the one thing that kept his parents, Kevin and Laura moving forward. Hope is what kept them from giving up. His younger sister, Bethany, always kept her sights on the silver lining. He went through a ...read more