QUESTION: What is Hope?

Thought: To HOPE is to believe there is something else, thus FAITH exists.


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I. Are there people without Hope?

A. I Thessalonians 4:13 NO HOPE

NOTE: According to I Timothy 2:4-6, All men today could have Hope if they wouldn't reject the love of the truth. II Thessalonians 2:10.

B. Ephesians. 2:12 At one time some were without hope.

NOTE: Time Past Ephesians 2:11-12 Without Hope. But Now Ephesians 2:13-18---HOPE

C. TITUS 2:13 Some now look for the blessed hope

NOTE: Ephesians 1:13-14, Ephesians 4:30-32

II. Characteristics of Hope in the Scriptures

A. Romans 8:24-25 Hope not seen

Romans 10:17 Hearing

II Corinthians 5:7 Faith not seen

B. Galatians 5:5 Hope is waited for TITUS 2:13

C. Romans 5:4 Hope is enhanced by patience and experience

D. Romans 12:12 Hope is to b e rejoiced in

E. Colossians 1:5 Hope is laid up

III. Hope has a calling

A. Ephesians 1:18

B. Colossians 1:23 Hope is in the Gospel

IV. Hope has oneness

A. Ephesians 4:4

V. Hope is of God

A. Romans 15:13

B. I Timothy 1:1 Hope is in the Lord Jesus Christ

C. Titus 1:2 Eternal Life is Hope

D. Colossians 1:27 Christ in the Believer is the Hope of Glory

DO YOU HAVE HOPE?

HOPE EXISTS BECAUSE OF:

I Corinthians 15:1-4 Gospel of Christ

Ephesians 1:3-4 Hath Blessed

Galatians 1:4 Gave Himself

I Corinthians 15:57-58 VICTORY

Philippians 3:21 HOPE FOR A NEW BODY

Colossians 2:12 OPERATION OF GOD

II Corinthians 5:1-2 A NEW HOPE

TRUST GOD IN THE RIGHTEOUSNESS THAT CHRIST PERFORMED ON THE CROSS WHERE HE DIED FOR YOUR SINS AND GOD RAISED HIM FOR YOUR JUSTIFICATION