There is Hope in the Promise of the Cross – Hope is the Anchor of the Soul

What gives me the most hope every day is God’s grace; knowing that his grace is going to give me the strength for whatever I face, knowing that nothing is a surprise to God.
~Rick Warren~



Hope is the thing with feathers
That perches in the soul
And sings the tune without the words
And never stops at all.
~Emily Dickinson~

But since we belong to the day, let us be self-controlled, putting on faith and love as a breastplate, and the hope of salvation as a helmet.
1 Thessalonians 5:8 NIV

Hope is being able to see that there is light despite all of the darkness.
~Desmond Tutu~

Hope is important because it can make the present moment less difficult to bear. If we believe that tomorrow will be better, we can bear a hardship today.
~Thich Nhat Hanh~

Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
~Joseph Addison~

And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.
1 Corinthians 13:13 NIV