Hope For You Day 29

Forty days and forty nights, Jesus himself spent forty days in isolation after his baptism, before he called his first disciple. “The spirit compelled him to go into the wilderness.” The wilderness area he chose was called the Judean Desert, a desert...

Hope for You Day 28

During the last few days, I have been very upset with the christian community. I need and want to pause today to react to some of this insanity. Our authorities are asking us to stay home. Period. Not to fill easter eggs to give out to the community , not to allow...

Hope For You Day 27

Passover is two weeks from today, four days before this lenten journey ends. During Jesus’s days on earth and still today, during Passover many families traveled to Jerusalem to worship at the Temple. Most likely, Jesus and his family set out one week before to...

Hope For You Day 26

The Temple. This amazing artifact is here to stay, at least in this devotion. I can’t seem to get away from it. The same temple that was built by Solomon is being rebuilt today. Slowly but surely. This will be the third temple. The rebuilding of the third temple...

Hope For You Day 25

It’s Sunday. Tune into you local church . Many local churches are making internet broadcasts. As I write, I just realized that every single church in America is shut down. On October 4, 1918 churches were closed for the Spanish flu. Churches were banned for 25...