Biblical hope is your Christian inheritance. This inheritance is from God by salvation in Jesus Christ…your eternal glory.
Your endurance is in heavenly hope which is by the power of the Holy Spirit…your earthly joy.
Ro 15:13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that by the power of the Holy Spirit you may abound in hope.
2 Ti 3:15 and how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.
Ro 12:12 Rejoice in hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.
Job 4:6 Is not your fear of God your confidence, and the integrity of your ways your hope?
Job 11:18 And you will feel secure, because there is hope; you will look around and take your rest in security.
Ps 71:5 For you, O Lord, are my hope, my trust, O Lord, from my youth.
Ps 119:81 My soul longs for your salvation; I hope in your word.
Ps 130:5 I wait for the Lord, my soul waits, and in his word I hope;
Pr 26:12 Do you see a man who is wise in his own eyes? There is more hope for a fool than for him.
Ro 5:1 Therefore, since we have been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Ro 5:2 Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. Ro 5:3 Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, Ro 5:4 and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, Ro 5:5 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.
Published on Sunday, July 5, 2015 @ 7:14 AM CDT