Hope and Faith

Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for he who promised is faithful. And let us consider how we may spur one another on toward love and good deeds… Let us encourage one another – and all the more as you see the Day approaching.  - Hebrews 10:23-25

Books: Hope and Faith

Seeking Peace English

Seeking Peace

By Johann Christoph Arnold

Where can we find peace of heart and mind – with ourselves, with others, and with God? Arnold says there is such a peace, but it will demand a relentless pursuit kept up only by hope and courage, vision and commitment. Français 한국어 Español

A Third Testament English

A Third Testament

By Malcolm Muggeridge

In this illuminating collection of portraits, Muggeridge explores the spiritual wanderings seven maverick thinkers: Augustine, Pascal, Blake, Kierkegaard, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Bonhoeffer.

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The Gospel of God’s Reign

By Christoph Friedrich Blumhardt

New book! In his characteristically provocative and daring way, Christoph Friedrich Blumhardt articulates a vision of God’s kingdom that turns much of our understanding of modern Christianity upside-down. He challenges us to follow Jesus in a way that makes God’s reign a reality, here and now.

Articles: Hope and Faith

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La Casita de Belén

By Alida Mercer

Each of the children in my care has a tragic story lurking not far below the surface. I can’t heal their scars, but I can make their day a little brighter.

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Let Not Your Hearts Be Troubled

By Barney Boller

I still hear these words as if it were only yesterday. The confines of our hearts and of the hospital room crumbled before the simple power of a small child’s faith and trust, as if Jesus himself was there with us.

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Saint Patrick’s Breastplate

By Colin Fields

“Christ to shield me today…” This ancient Irish prayer, once recited by knights riding into battle, remains a powerful hymn of faith thirteen centuries after it was written. Music from Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in Armagh.

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Living Well with Parkinson’s Disease

By Fritz Kleiner

A craftsman and musician, Fritz had counted on a steady hand all his life. After a fifteen year battle with a debilitating condition, he talks with Plough about how his faith and joy in life have triumphed.