Unwavering Hope


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“He (Abraham) believed, hoping against hope, so that he became the father of many nations according to what been spoken; so  will your descendants be.”  Romans 4:18 (HCSB)

Ever had the odds stacked against you?  The negatives far outweighing the positives.  The “no ways” shouting loud and clear drowning out the “maybes.”   The possibilities evaporating right before your eyes.  Endings staring you in the face as dreams fade in the distance.

It takes tremendous courage to keep believing when time starts running out.  It takes boldness to keep trusting when promises go unfilled.  It takes a deep committed faith that stretches for what it can’t still see. It’s the stuff that pleases God the most when hope doesn’t’ cave in and give up but rather chooses to hold on tight with confidence – that’s faith!

A journey of faith characterized Abraham’s life.  Genesis 12 unveils the promises of God –…

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