Hope — Gifts for the World
Summary: The return of our Lord Jesus is our ultimate hope. But even in this time before that, Jesus fulfills hope in our lives today.
Key Scripture: “The days are surely coming, says the LORD, when I will fulfill the promise I made to the house of Israel and the house of Judah. In those days and at that time I will cause a righteous Branch to spring up for David; and he shall execute justice and righteousness in the land. In those days Judah will be saved and Jerusalem will live in safety. And this is the name by which it will be called: ‘The LORD is our righteousness.'” — Jeremiah 33:14-16
Key Scripture: “[May the Lord] so strengthen your hearts in holiness that you may be blameless before our God and Father at the coming (parousia) of our Lord Jesus with all his saints.” — 1 Thessalonians 3:13
Key Scripture: “Now when these things begin to take place, stand up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.” — Luke 21:28
Key Scripture: “Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away.” — Luke 21:33
Life Applications: Identify the times that Jesus has fulfilled hope in your life.