All tagged hopeless

My Demons of Depression

I stare out the window. It’s yet another cold, gray, and rainy day in Scotland. The war against the demons of depression rages inside of me. For many years, I’ve battled the blues and waves of depression. My study of victorious men and women of the bible who struggled with depression gives me inspiration and hope…

Hope Makes You Sick

“How’s it going as a missionary in Scotland?” That’s a question our friends have asked us many times over the last few years. This we know for sure: We’re experiencing the sickness of hope more than we ever have before. There are so many wonderful things about hope, but there is a downside to hope we must overcome.

While We Wait - Jeremiah 32

Proverbial wisdom tells us hope deferred makes the heart sick. In this podcast, Marcus and Amy Overstreet explore how the prophet Jeremiah courageously played the waiting game with God and kept hope alive. This podcast comes from a lesson they recently shared in Gainesville, Florida.

Defining Hope by the Dozen

No one wants to be hopeless! Since God often organizes in groups of 12, we’ll follow suit with a dozen defining characteristics of hope for your personal bible study. We hope (yes, pun intended) at least a handful of the 12 will surprise you, inspire you, or give you fresh bible study on this important topic.