Blog – Hope from Hood

A Mission of Love
in God, Mission & Ministry

A Mission of Love

To participate in mission is to participate in the movement of God’s love toward people, since God is a fountain of sending love. David J. Bosch As we continue to reflect on mission this Lent,...

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01 Mar 2018
A Desolating What?
in Life Lessons

A Desolating What?

“But when you see the Desolating Sacrilege set up where it ought not to be…”  -Mark 13:14 Well, that is a sermon that I have not heard preached!!  As a matter of fact, I can’t...

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27 Feb 2018
Mark raises questions
in Encouragement

Mark raises questions

I have now finished the first 11 chapters of Mark.  Re-reading the gospel of Mark is leaving me with more questions.   Some points that Mark makes are leaving me confused or wanting to know more. ...

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20 Feb 2018
A Lent of Serving
in Updates

A Lent of Serving

“I was hungry and you fed me, I was thirsty and you gave me a drink, I was homeless and you gave me a room, I was shivering and you gave me clothes, I was...

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19 Feb 2018
Talitha cum
in Church, Encouragement

Talitha cum

He took her by the hand and said to her “Talitha cum”, which means “Little girl, get up!” There are so many new things that stood out to me this time I read this story...

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12 Feb 2018
God's Intro
in God

God’s Intro

Imagine talking to someone about God who had never heard of such a being. What would you say? How would you describe God? What characteristics best communicate who God is? Or pretend you wee introducing...

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07 Feb 2018
Healing Touch
in Church, Encouragement, Healing

Healing Touch

Touching someone’s life is powerful. Prayers, visits, phone calls, cards of encouragement, meals, sitting together, singing together, listening together…these all have tremendous power to bring healing into our lives. This is part of the message...

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06 Feb 2018
Matthew and Mark
in Hope from Hood

Matthew and Mark

I have just begun the book of Mark.  Whoah!!  The differences between the two gospels stand out immediately.  Have you noticed them as drastically this time, too? Here are a couple of my observations after...

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05 Feb 2018
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