You are favored!
I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.
– John 16:33
Hebrew Meaning of Deliverance
Nasal: to deliver or to rescue.
Palat: to escape, to save or to deliver.
Yasar: to deliver or to save.
You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; you anoint my head with oil, my cup overflows. Surely goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.
– Psalm 23:5-6
Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil or fade–kept in heaven for you,
– 1 Peter 1:3-4
Connecting for the mission
Where there is no hope in the future there is no power in the present
– John Maxwell
The people walking in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned. – Isaiah 9:2
1 Peter 1:3-4 Series Overview We find love in the fact that Jesus was laid in a manger We find peace in the promise of God to give peace We find joy in the good news the angels delivered We find hope in the truth that we have a savior Defining Hope Hope is a…