What is the reason for the hope we have in Jesus?
We’ve already received our reward when we do good things to receive praise from others. Jesus invites us into a life that goes deeper. Losing our lives for his sake and walking the narrow path in this life means the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus shapes our thoughts, our words, and our actions. It all matters.
What does Jesus say about having hope?
“The Lord delights in those who fear him, who put their hope in his unfailing love.” “There is surely a future hope for you, and your hope will not be cut off.” “Therefore my heart is glad and my tongue rejoices; my body also will rest secure.”
Why do we have hope?
To have hope is to want an outcome that makes your life better in some way. It not only can help make a tough present situation more bearable but also can eventually improve our lives because envisioning a better future motivates you to take the steps to make it happen.
Why should you have hope?
Hope reduces feelings of helplessness, increases happiness, reduces stress, and improves our quality of life.
Why does God give me hope?
Hope Gives You Courage
Knowing what God has promised, you can stand in faith with the courage to face almost anything. Hope empowers you to stand for the important things in life and to face problems or people that would normally intimidate you. Fear and intimidation fade as you hope in the Lord.
What is the true meaning of hope?
Definition of hope
1 : to cherish a desire with anticipation : to want something to happen or be true hopes for a promotion hoping for the best I hope so. 2 archaic : trust. transitive verb. 1 : to desire with expectation of obtainment or fulfillment I hope she remembers. hopes to be invited.
What is the power of hope?
Hope is the belief that our future can be better than our past, and that we have a role to play in making that future a reality. This positive expectation of the future is grounded in three simple elements: Goals, Pathways, and Willpower. Goals are the cornerstone of our ability to hope.
Why is hope important in the Bible?
The Christian hope is hope in God in Jesus Christ. It is the confident affirmation that God is faithful, that He will complete what He has begun. It is also, therefore, that confident expectation which waits patiently and ardently for God’s purposes to be fulfilled.