Hope Church @ Port City


...and by His stripes we are healed. (Is. 53:5)

Reactions to temperature

I’m not sure who first came up with the now-famous “Are you a thermometer or thermostat?” question. I’ve heard it used in pulpits and business meetings and even health seminars. Here’s the bottom line – we get to choose. Consider this – When it’s too hot or too cold in a room, do you: a)…
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God With Us

Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign; Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel. Isaiah 7:14 “Behold, the virgin shall be with child, and bear a Son, and they shall call His name Immanuel,” which is translated, “God with us.” Matthew 1:23 “And behold, I am with you always,…
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Keys to Greatness: Be a builder

Take the time today to build up the people around you. Give your love and encouragement freely. Offer a smile, a hug, a pleasant word. Tell them the truth about themselves. Remind them of how God sees them, and that you see them that way, too.


But whatever house you enter, first say, “Peace.” If a son of peace is there, your peace will rest If not, it will return. Remain. They will receive.

Generational healing

God not only heals, He heals to the uttermost, and to the generations… I say this because I was born with a genetic disease called ehlers-danlos syndrome. It’s a very rare flaw in the gene that makes collagen, and it comes in several different types. The type that I had, and my children had, resulted…
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